What is VNSNY CHOICE Total?
If you need long-term help with daily activities to live safely at home, it’s no longer necessary to have separate Medicare and Medicaid plans to cover all of your benefits. VNSNY CHOICE Total combines Medicare and Medicaid Long-Term Care benefits into one easy-to-use health plan.
A Reputation for Quality
VNSNY CHOICE Total (HMO D-SNP) is rated 4 stars by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and New York State Department of Health.*
*2019 A Consumer’s Guide to Managed Long-Term Care in New York City.
CHOICE Total was created for people who want to live in the comfort of their own homes and communities but need ongoing help with daily activities like bathing, cooking, dressing, or walking. This all-in-one Medicare-Medicaid plan covers doctors, hospitals, prescription drugs, vision care, dental care, home health aide services, transportation to medical appointments, and much more. And, there’s $0 cost to you.**
With CHOICE Total you have $0 premiums. $0 copays for medical care. And most people have $0 copays for prescription drugs.** See more CHOICE Total benefits.
**Depending on Medicaid eligibility
New for 2021
+Eligibility for Special Supplemental Benefits for the Chronically Ill (SSBCI) required for grocery benefit.
Easy to Use
CHOICE Total brings together Medicare Advantage and Medicaid Managed Long Term Care (MLTC) into one simple health plan. You get one plan instead of two — with one ID card, and one Care Team focused on you.
Your Own Care Team
As a CHOICE Total member, you’ll have a team of specialized health professionals who will work with you and your doctor to coordinate your care and connect you with the services you need. Your Care Team is led by a Care Manager, who is a Registered Nurse or a Licensed Social Worker.