NY Medicaid Advantage (UnitedHealthcare Dual Advantage) offers an excellent opportunity for people who are eligible for Medicaid and Medicare to enroll in UnitedHealthcare for most of their Medicare and Medicaid benefits - plus great additional benefits like no monthly premium and free transportation to medical appointments. To be eligible to enroll in UnitedHealthcare Dual Advantage (Medicaid Advantage), members must first enroll in UnitedHealthcare Dual Complete (Medicare Advantage).
To find out if UnitedHealthcare Community Plan is offered in your county, please call 1-888-565-8170.
New York State sponsored health insurance programs.
For more information on Medicaid and Child Health Plus call New York Health Options at 1-855-693-6765.
For more information on Medicaid Managed Care, call New York Medicaid Choice at 1-800-505-5678.
To request more information or to join this health care program, start here:
To join, you must have full Medicaid coverage, enroll in the UnitedHealthcare Dual Complete™ Medicare Advantage plan, and reside in our service area.
Call us at 1-800-514-4912, TTY 711 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. local time, 7 days a week.
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