To be eligible for the VNSNY CHOICE MLTC plan you must be:
- At least 18 years old
- Eligible for Medicaid
- In need of community-based long-term care (for a continuous period of 120 days) based on a functional assessment
- Able to remain safely at home with assistance for Activities of Daily Living (such as bathing, dressing, walking or preparing food)
- Living in the service area of the plan
The VNSNY CHOICE MLTC service area* includes these counties: Albany, Bronx, Columbia, Delaware, Dutchess, Erie, Fulton, Greene, Herkimer, Kings (Brooklyn), Madison, Monroe, Montgomery, Nassau, New York (Manhattan), Oneida, Onondaga, Orange, Otsego, Putnam, Queens, Rensselaer, Richmond (Staten Island), Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Suffolk, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington, and Westchester.
*This list of counties is current as of October 2019.
Last updated 10/1/2019