You are eligible for VNSNY CHOICE Total if you are:
- At least 18 years old
- Eligible for Medicaid
- Eligible for Medicare Part A and Part B
- In need of long-term care, for more than 120 days, based on a functional assessment. (Must be eligible for nursing home level of care, as of time of enrollment, based on the Uniform Assessment System (UAS).)
- Able to live safely at home with assistance for Activities of Daily Living, such as bathing, dressing, walking, or preparing food.
- Living in the VNSNY CHOICE Total service area. As of October 2019, this service area includes the following counties: the Bronx, Kings (Brooklyn), Nassau, New York (Manhattan), Queens, Richmond (Staten Island), Suffolk, and Westchester.
Under most circumstances, you are not eligible for the VNSNY CHOICE Total plan if you have a diagnosis of End Stage Renal Disease. For details please call 1-866-783-1444 (TTY: 711).