AgeWell New York’s Director of Quality Assurance and Clinical Management Monica Velez-Arias, MHA, CPHQ was interviewed by WADO’s (1280AM) own Coco Cabrera on the hit radio show El Palo con Coco. The time slot was ideal for reeling in over 19,000 listeners who tuned in to follow the Yankees baseball game Thursday afternoon. Velez-Arias talked about the importance of managed long term care for the chronically ill and disabled population, and how AgeWell New York’s Care Managers strive to keep its members aging safely in their homes and communities for as long as possible.
AgeWell New York is a New York State Authorized Medicaid Managed Long Term Care Plan that helps people with disabilities and people who are chronically ill stay in their homes and communities. AgeWell New York works hand-in-hand with members and their family to help manage the member’s health care and personal care needs. AgeWell New York arranges and pays for member’s health and long term care services, and provides choices and flexibility in obtaining the care they need.