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CMCS Care Management

Managing a child’s behavioral, physical and educational needs can be challenging.

Help is here with CMCS’ Care Management program. Care Management is a free voluntary service for Medicaid recipients who may need additional support navigating the health care system to meet a child’s medical and behavioral health needs. Contact us at 718-993-7700, ext 831 for more information.

How do we help?

  • We assist you with scheduling appointments.
  • We advocate for you and your family when meeting with healthcare providers and school staff.
  • We provide explanation of health information and service goals.
  • We provide youth and caregiver support.
  • We connect families to community resources.

Who is eligible for Care Management?

Youth between the age of 0 and 21, who are Medicaid eligible and who meet ONE of the following criteria:

  • Have a diagnosis of Serious Emotional Disturbance

  • Dealing with issues related to Complex Trauma

  • Have HIV/AIDS

  • Have two chronic health conditions (i.e.: obesity, asthma)

Why Care Management?

  • Better use of health services results in better health and well-being overall.

  • Stronger health is related to greater educational success.

  • When parents, doctors and teachers share information, children have better outcomes.

 

To find out if you are eligible for CMCS’ Care Management program, contact us at 718-993-7700, ext 831.

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