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NYS Attorney General Health Care Bureau
800-428-9071
https://ag.ny.gov/bureau/health-care-bureau
Health Care Bureau The Health Care Bureau safeguards the rights of health care consumers statewid ...more
MedWise Insurance Advocacy
845-238-2532
adria@medwisebilling.com
www.medicalinsuranceadvocacy.com
MedWise Insurance Advocacy—A Medical Healthcare Advocate–Provides Patients and Attorneys with Assist ...more
Rockland County Office for the Aging
845-364-2110
molofju@co.rockland.ny.us
rocklandgov.com/departments/aging/
There are more than 59,000 people in Rockland over the age of 60. The special needs of this populati ...more
NYS Department of Health: Medicaid/Healthy NY
000 000 0000
http:www.health.ny.gov/health_Care/medicaid/
Medicaid is a program for New Yorkers who can't afford to pay for medical care. Information on how t ...more
New York State Department of Health
866-881-2809
dohweb@health.state.ny.us
www.health.ny.gov/
Nirav R. Shah, M.D., M.P.H., is the 15th New York State Commissioner of Health. He heads one of the ...more
Rockland Independent Living Center
845-624-1366
info@rilc.org
www.rilc.org
The Rockland Independent Living Center (RILC) opened its doors in October 1986 We are a not-for-prof ...more
Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage (EPIC) Program
800-332-3742
epic@health.ny.gov
https://www.health.ny.gov/health_care/epic/
The Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage (EPIC) program is a New York State program for seniors ...more
Rockland County Department of Social Services
845-364-3100
rocklandgov.com/departments/social-services
Programs & Services The Rockland County Department of Social Services (DSS) offers a wide range o ...more
NYS Department of Health - Cancer Services Program
866-442-2262
canserv@health.state.ny.us
www.health.ny.gov/diseases/cancer/services/
What is the Cancer Services Program? The Cancer Services Program (CSP) provides breast, cervical ...more
NYS Department of Financial Services
800-342-3736
http://dfs.ny.gov/insurance/nyins_csb.htm
dfs.ny.gov
The New York State Department of Financial Services was created by transferring the functions of the ...more
 
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