Counseling Services

HEALTH INSURANCE INFORMATION AND ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HIICAP)

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceFederally funded program from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). HIICAP is administered by the NYS Office for the Aging. HIICAP provides education and counseling about Medicare and other health insurances. Trained staff and volunteers will answer your questions. Services are free of charge.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaAlbany, Rensselaer, Schenectady
TerritorySITE LOCATION FOR THIS SERVICE:

32 Essex Street
Albany, NY 12206
Phone: 518-465-3322
Fax 518-465-6188
Public TransportationQuarter mile from bus stop
Facility/ADA AccessNot Handicapped Accessible
Intake ProcedureKrista Harbacz, Community Care Coordinator, 518-935-2307 kharbacz@seniorservicesofalbany.com
Helpful TipsSet up a meeting with a counselor, request publications on special topics, ask about group educational meetings, get information on Medicare, Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage, EPIC, managed care or Medicare Advantage
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityReside in Albany County
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 32 Essex Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12206
Main Phone 518-465-3322
Other Phone 518-465-6465 (Meals on Wheels) 518-434-4219 (Transportation)
Fax 518-465-6188
Service Location Email info@seniorservicesofalbany.com
Web Address www.seniorservicesofalbany.com
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: SENIOR SERVICES OF ALBANY
Affiliated Program: HEALTH INSURANCE INFORMATION AND ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HIICAP)
This Service: Counseling Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Health Insurance Information/Counseling (LH-3500)
Medicare Information/Counseling (LH-3500.5000)