Benefits Assistance Services

MEDICAID

 
Data Provided By
2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceMedicaid is the federal, state and county program that covers the cost of medical care, services and supplies for income eligible residents in NYS. Federal Statue mandates that certain services must be provided to all Medicaid recipients. In NYS most counties to include Washington County are mandatory Managed Cared. As a result most individuals in Washington County are covered by either Fidelis or CDPHP health care plans. There are different eligibility levels for the various Medicaid programs to include Family Health Plus, Family Planning Benefit Program as well as Medicaid Buy-In program and others.
LocationWashington
Geographical AreaWashington County
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessHandicapped Accessible
Intake ProcedureCall 518-746-2300
Intake RequirementsApplication Procedure
Additional RequirementsProof of income, Birth Certificate, W-2 or 1099
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Translation Line (available if needed)
EligibilityCall for details
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 383 Broadway
Physical Site Address 2 Municipal Center Building B
Physical Site City, State, Zip Fort Edward, NY 12828
Main Phone 518-746-2300 Administrative
Hotline Phone 888-208-4485 Toll Free: Child Support Helpline
Emergency/After Hours Phone 518-746-2142 After Hours: Emergency Services
Web Address www.co.washington.ny.us/Departments/Dss/dss.htm
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: WASHINGTON COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
Affiliated Program: MEDICAID
This Service: Benefits Assistance Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Medicaid (NL-5000.5000)