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CDPAP Program In New York2022-12-22T16:58:57-05:00
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MEDICAID COVERED CDPAP PROGRAM

Hire a family member or friend to be your paid caregiver with CDPAP.

Over the past 40 years, Special Touch home care agency has been trusted to help over 100,000 New Yorkers.

Lead Fiscal Intermediary New York State

Lead Fiscal Intermediary
New York State

Daughter embraces her beautiful senior mother who is in a wheelchair

MEDICAID COVERED CDPAP PROGRAM

Hire a family member or friend to be your paid caregiver with CDPAP.

Over the past 40 years, Special Touch has been trusted to help over 100,000 New Yorkers.

Lead Fiscal Intermediary New York State

Lead Fiscal Intermediary

New York State Department of Health

Special Touch Home Care is a Lead Fiscal Intermediary

CDPAP Program Eligibility Checklist

You may be eligible if you meet the following criteria:

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Do you have Medicaid

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Do you reside in New York?

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Do you need assistance with basic activities of everyday life?

find out if you are eligiable for special touch cdpap
Find out if you are eligible for special touch cdpap

FIND OUT IF YOU’RE ELIGIBLE

CDPAP Eligibility Checklist

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Do you have Medicaid?

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Do you reside in New York?

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Do you need assistance with basic activities of everyday life?

How The CDPAP Program Works

CDPAP is a Medicaid-funded program that allows New Yorkers who need assistance with activities of daily living to hire their own caregivers.

1

Get Assessed

We will assist in arranging a nurse visit to determine if you qualify.

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Choose Your Caregiver

We will help register your caregiver in a timely fashion to receive services.

3

Let The Care Begin

You’ll receive the help you need while your caregiver receives a weekly paycheck for their one-of-a-kind care.

Mother and daughter embracing

Why Choose Special Touch As Your CDPAP Fiscal Intermediary?

As one of New York’s longest-operating providers of in-home care, we have had the honor of helping over 100,000 individuals with the Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program.

Superior Service – Your Account Manager will walk you through the onboarding process, and will answer every question you may have along the way.

Peace of Mind – Enrollment can seem overwhelming, but our assistance will ensure the process is smooth and confusion-free.

Elite Compensation – We provide your caregiver(s) with the best overall compensation package.

How The CDPAP Program Works

CDPAP is a Medicaid-funded program that allows New Yorkers in need of additional support to hire their own caregivers.

1

Get Assessed

We will assist in arranging a nurse visit to determine if you qualify.

2

Choose Your Caregiver

We will help register your caregiver in a timely fashion.

3

Let The Care Begin

You’ll receive the help you need while your caregiver receives a weekly paycheck for their one-of-a-kind care.

Who can be a CDPAP
caregiver?

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Child / Grandchild

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Relative

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Friend

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Neighbor

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Legal Spouse (Husband, Wife)

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Parent caring for a child under 21

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Designated Representative (if applicable)

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Who can be a CDPAP caregiver?

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Child / Grandchild

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Relative

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Friend

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Neighbor

Icon doesn't qualify

Legal Spouse (Husband, Wife)

Icon doesn't qualify

Parent caring for a child under 21

Icon doesn't qualify

Designated Representative (if applicable)

Mother and daughter embracing

Why Choose Special Touch As Your CDPAP Fiscal Intermediary?

As one of New York’s longest-operating providers of in-home care, we have had the honor of helping over 100,000 individuals.

Superior Service – Your Account Manager will walk you through the onboarding process, and will answer every question you may have along the way.

Peace of Mind – Enrollment can seem overwhelming, but our assistance will ensure the process is smooth and confusion-free.

Elite Compensation – We provide your caregiver(s) with the best overall compensation package.

Here Are Just Some Of The Ways That A CDPAP Caregiver Can Assist You Or Your Loved One.

  • Provide mobility assistance to help you safely get out of bed, shower, and dress
  • Escort you to medical appointments and through your daily errands
  • Assist with meal preparation
  • Track and administer medication
  • Check and monitor vitals
  • Observe your overall health and identify/report any changes in condition

Here Are Just Some Of The Ways That A CDPAP Caregiver Can Assist You Or Your Loved One.

  • Provide mobility assistance to help you safely get out of bed, shower, and dress
  • Escort you to medical appointments and through your daily errands
  • Assist with meal preparation
  • Track and administer medication
  • Check and monitor vitals
  • Observe your overall health and identify/report any changes in condition

Interested in our CDPAP program for yourself or a loved one?

Just answer a few simple questions to get connected with a Care Representative.

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Few states provide as many community-based service offerings as New York, and nothing beats our 40+ years of experience. Making us the industry leader in quality home health care.

Our well-trained staff is constantly improving processes and demonstrating a culture of compassion and service.

We know what it takes to provide quality care, which is why the Special Touch CDPAP Program is designed to fit your loved one’s needs. Avoid the stress of hiring an unknown caregiver. Let us help you give Mom and Dad the one-of-a-kind care that only family and friends can offer.

  • No fees or costs to participate
  • Medicaid-funded
  • Caregivers require no special training or certifications
  • Caregivers get paid weekly

Few states provide as many community-based service offerings as New York, and nothing beats our 40+ years of experience. Making us the industry leader in quality home health care.

Our well-trained staff is constantly improving processes and demonstrating a culture of compassion and service.

We know what it takes to provide quality care, which is why the Special Touch CDPAP Program is designed to fit your loved one’s needs. Avoid the stress of hiring an unknown caregiver. Let us help you give Mom and Dad the one-of-a-kind care that only family and friends can offer.

  • No fees or costs to participate
  • Medicaid-funded
  • Caregivers require no special training or certifications
  • Caregivers get paid weekly
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