NY DOH Medicaid Telehealth Services During the Coronavirus Emergency Fact Sheet

The New York Department of Health (NY DOH) created a fact sheet providing guidance on Medicaid Telehealth Services During the Coronavirus Emergency. The fact sheet addresses frequently asked questions on the following topics: 

  • Does Medicaid cover telehealth services? What telehealth services does Medicaid cover?
  • Where can I receive telehealth services?
  • Who can provide telehealth services?
  • How is my privacy protected when I receive telehealth services?
  • How do I receive telehealth services?
  • What if I do not have the phone or internet service needed for telehealth

This resource is for New York City and New York State residents. 


Caregiver/Staff Resources
COVID-19 Updates
Mental Health

About the database

YAI’s COVID-19 Database was created to help people find services and information during the coronavirus pandemic. The services listed are provided by organizations outside of YAI. Questions about specific resources may be directed to the contacts listed.

To learn more about YAI

If you have general questions about services for people with intellectual or developmental disabilities (I/DD), please contact the LINK Department at 212.273.6182 or link [at] yai.org.