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Eligibility

VNSNY CHOICE MLTC Eligibility

To enroll in CHOICE MLTC 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* 

You or a member of your family can call us directly to discuss enrollment in the program. If you need help applying for Medicaid, please let us know.

*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.