Medicaid Select Plan

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The Medicaid Select Plan provides a full range of both inpatient and outpatient benefits for Medicaid recipients in Albany, Broome, Columbia, Fulton, Greene, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Tioga, and Washington counties.

For more information, visit the Medicaid website.


Vision Hardware Network Change

Effective January 1, 2015, Select Plan members will be required to use a specific network provider for vision hardware, which includes frames, lenses, and contact lenses. As of January 1, the list of participating vision hardware network providers will be available on our Find-A-Doc search tool.

You will still be allowed to get an exam at any participating provider. However, you will have to visit a specific vision hardware network provider for lenses, frames, and contacts.


Medicaid and Child Health Plus Pharmacy Network Update

Effective January 1, 2015, the pharmacy network for CDPHP Select Plan (Medicaid) and Child Health Plus will consist of CVS, Hannaford, Price Chopper, ShopRite, Walmart, and certain independent pharmacies. The following pharmacies will not be in the state government programs network in 2015: Rite Aid, Kinney Drugs, Walgreens, and Target. Refer to Find-A-Doc for the most up-to-date listing.