ALERT: Call State Leaders Today to Reject Proposed Medicaid Option Cuts!

ACTION ALERT As 5 way budget negotiations continue today, NYS legislators are looking to move around existing state dollars to help pay for spending or budget restorations.

The Senate is proposing to find money by cutting 5% or $416 million in New York's Medicaid optional services!

Medicaid optional services include

Prescription Drugs

Community Based Medical And Behavioral Health Clinics

Case Management Services

Dental Care

Transportation

Hospice

Personal Care

OT, PT, Speech Therapies

Eye Care, Medical Equipment, Hearing Services

Self-directed Personal Assistance

Community First Choice services

WE NEED LOTS OF CALLS TODAY!

Call Senate leaders Skelos at 518-455-3171 and Klein at 518-455-3595 and Assembly Speaker Silver at 518-455-4911

leave the following message: "I'm a registered voter calling from (your locality) urging you to to reject proposed cuts to essential optional Medicaid services that will jeopardize the health of millions of vulnerable New Yorkers"!

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