What is VNSNY CHOICE SelectHealth?
Because you have special health needs, we believe you deserve a specialized health plan. That’s VNSNY CHOICE SelectHealth.
SelectHealth is a Medicaid HIV Special Needs Plan (SNP) designed for you, if you are eligible for Medicaid and:
- Age 18 or older
- Living with HIV
- Transgender or gender non-conforming
- Living in a HRA shelter
At SelectHealth, we’re committed to providing a full range of healthcare services and personalized support to help you safeguard your health and quality of life. Our plan offers culturally competent and gender-affirming services, available through regular Medicaid, plus additional services that we know are important to you.
The Advantages of SelectHealth
SelectHealth is the first health plan serving all of New York City, Nassau, Westchester, and upstate NY to be awarded Platinum-level certification from the LGBT advocacy group SAGE (Services and Advocacy for LGBT Elders), signifying that our clinicians, administrative staff, and senior staff have undergone intensive training in cultural competency and sensitivity around sexual orientation and gender identification.
With SelectHealth, you get easy access to a wide variety of specialists in HIV and transgender care at hospitals, Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs), and community physician groups. You will also find excellent specialists in other fields of medicine including cardiology, dermatology, pulmonary medicine, or endocrinology. Your dependent children can also enroll in the plan with you.
Plus, as a member of SelectHealth, you may be eligible for behavioral health home- and community-based services, including treatment for mental health and substance use.
And there are many other important reasons to consider enrolling.
All services are performed with the highest level of confidentiality and respect.
You may be eligible to receive the special care and services of CHOICE SelectHealth if you live in Brooklyn, the Bronx, Manhattan, or Queens.