Medicaid

Medicaid is a federally mandated program to cover medical expenses of the uninsured and under-insured.

If you or those you are applying for are:

• Pregnant
• Under age 65
• Not considered disabled
• Do not already have an open Medicaid or Temporary Assistance case 

Then you MUST apply for health insurance through the NYS Health Insurance Marketplace at: 

1-855-355-5777 or http://www.healthbenefitexchange.ny.gov 

You may also apply through one of our program navigators or application counselors:

• Southern Tier Independence Center: call (607) 299-4072 to set up an appointment
• Cortland County Chamber of Commerce: call (607) 756-2814 to set up an appointment
• Family Health Network: call (607) 423-1198 to set up an appointment
• Total Care, A Today’s Options of New York Health Plan: call (315) 391-3505
• Fidelis Care NY: call (607) 283-1239

If you do not fall into one of the categories listed above, please call the Cortland County Medicaid Office at 607-753-5320 for application information.

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Medicaid


(607) 753-5320