New LDSS Workers

This seven-day (Week 1: April 30th -May 3rd; Week 2: May 14th- May 16th) training session provides participants with an introduction to New York State’s Medicaid program, with a focus on the eligibility for individuals who need community-based medical care.

As a result of the training, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the various public health insurance programs available to New York State residents.
  • Separate applying household members into distinct categories
  • Recognize the different levels of eligibility within the Community Medicaid program.
  • Interpret and apply community Medicaid eligibility policy and budgeting methodology.
  • Summarize applicant's eligibility decisions based on information submitted and budgeting results.


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Monroe County DHS, Room 142

111 Westfall Road
Rochester, NY 14620
United States