The enrollee lives within ½ mile of a bus or subway stop, the medical facility is within ½ mile of the bus/subway, the enrollee can walk ½ mile and understands common signs and directions.Livery:
The enrollee can walk to the curb and board and exit the vehicle unassisted, but cannot utilize the bus or subway.Ambulette Ambulatory:
The enrollee can walk but requires driver assistance from residence to the medical appointment.Ambulette Wheelchair:
The enrollee is a wheelchair user, requires a lift-equipped or roll-up wheelchair vehicle and driver assistance.MCOs ServedNon-emergency medical transportation of Medicaid managed care plan enrollees who are Nassau and Suffolk County residents that went into effect December 1, 2015.
On December 1, 2015 non-emergency medical transportation for Medicaid managed care plan enrollees who are Nassau and Suffolk County residents was removed from the scope of benefits of the commercial managed care plans named below.
Each plan has a unique 2 letter/digit identifier, which is given when eligibility is checked via ePaces. That identifier is shown as a code in the list below.
Affinity Health Plan, Inc.
(Empire BCBS) (KP)
Health Insurance Plan of Greater NY
(Emblem Health) (HT and HY)
HealthFirst PHSP, Inc.
New York State Catholic Health Plan, Inc.
(dba Fidelis Care New York) (SP)
UnitedHealthcare of New York, Inc.
Neighborhood Health Providers, Inc.