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HomeFirst Managed Long-Term Care Plan

HomeFirst, rated 5 stars for performance, is a not-for-profit managed long-term care plan (MLTCP) designed for people who qualify for Medicaid and suffer from conditions that require ongoing care at home.

HomeFirst is available in the 5 boroughs of NYC, Dutchess, Nassau, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster and Westchester counties.

With a HomeFirst MLTCP, you can feel safe and cared for in the place that’s most comfortable for you. Your home.

Some benefits of being a member of HomeFirst include:

  • Coordination of health and long-term care services with your physician(s) and health care providers.
  • You can choose to have a Home Health Aide or Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Services (CDPAS). If you prefer and are eligible, you can choose to have a friend, neighbor, former aide or, in some cases, a family member deliver your care. Under Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Services (CDPAS), our plan will cover it.
  • Ability to continue using your primary care physician and specialists. Browse the list of HomeFirst providers.
  • A wide selection of covered services through our network of providers at no cost to you.
  • We can coordinate other services including those covered by Medicare. Browse the list of benefits and services.
  • A Care Management Team comprised of a dedicated Care Manager, Registered Nurse Assessor and Social Worker. All have expertise in caring for individuals with chronic medical needs.
  • Your Care Management Team will collaborate with your physician and other health care professionals to ensure you receive the services you need.
  • A plan of care that you, your Care Management Team, and your physician design specifically for you.
  • Additional support in community-based services.
  • An on-call nurse, who is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to answer your questions.

Learn more about HomeFirst Managed Long-Term Care Plan benefits. To see if you qualify for enrollment, call 1-866-386-4177 [TTY: 711 for the hearing impaired], 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday to Friday.

Learn More About HomeFirst Managed Long-Term Care Plan Benefits.

Questions? Call HomeFirst today.

1-866-386-4177

[TTY: 711]

for the hearing impaired

Hours of Operation:
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday - Friday

HomeFirst is available
in the 5 boroughs of NYC,
Dutchess, Nassau, Orange,
Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan,
Ulster and Westchester counties.