New York Medicaid Advantage Plus (MAP)

At-home care and support for people who have both Medicaid and Medicare.

One card. One number. One plan.

Medicaid Advantage Plus (MAP) provides services and support to dual-eligible Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield HP members who need long-term care services in New York.

MAP includes your Medicaid home care and long-term care services plus your Medicare benefits—all in one plan. It helps make all of your benefits work better for you by coordinating your care and services, so you’ll have:


 One card for both your Anthem Medicaid and Medicare services.


 One number to call Member Services for help: 1-833-713-1080 (TTY 711).


 One plan making it easier to get the services you need, when you need them.

Who’s eligible for MAP in NY?


The MAP program is a Managed Long-Term Care plan for people who have both Medicaid and Medicare. This plan helps people who need long-term care services like home care and personal care to stay in their homes and communities as long as possible.


You may be eligible for MAP through Anthem if you:


 Are 18 or older.


 Are eligible for both Medicaid and Medicare..

 Live in the Bronx, Brooklyn (Kings), Manhattan (New York), Queens,  Staten Island (Richmond), Dutchess, Nassau, Orange, Rockland, Suffolk, Ulster, or Westchester County.

 Have a chronic illness or disability (based on an assessment) that makes you clinically eligible for enrollment.

 Are eligible for nursing home level of care at the time of enrollment.

 Live  in a qualified nursing home.

 Have a chronic illness or disability that makes you eligible for services often provided in a nursing home.

 Are able to stay safely at home at the time you join the plan.

 Are expected to need one or more of the following services for at least 120 consecutive days from the date you join our plan:

  • Nursing services in the home
  • Therapies in the home
  • Home health aide services
  • Personal care services in the home
  • Adult day health care
  • Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Service (CDPAS)
  • Private duty nursing

Interested in becoming a MAP member?


Call 855-593-0908 (TTY 711) to find out more about MAP and how to enroll with Anthem.

You must enroll with Anthem Medicare to join MAP

MAP combines all your Medicaid and Medicare benefits into one plan. To join, you’ll need to:


 Be an eligible Anthem Medicaid member

 Enroll in an Anthem Medicare plan

You’ll keep all your current Medicaid benefits when you join Anthem MAP. You’ll also have access to all your Medicare benefits, which will make receiving healthcare much easier. This program is provided to dual-eligible Anthem members in New York.


Learn more about the Anthem HealthPlus Full Dual Advantage LTSS (HMO D-SNP) Plan, including:


 Summary of Benefits

 Evidence of Coverage

 Enrollment instructions

 Drug coverage and formulary


Review plan documents  

What you get with Anthem

Dental care

Vision care

Non-emergency transportation

Care management

Not yet a member? Choose Anthem.

We can help you apply. Call 855-800-4683  (TTY 711), or visit us in person. Find a Community Service Center near you.


Understanding your benefits

We want to make sure you receive the best possible care and understand your benefits. Review your plan documents to get started:

 Anthem HealthPlus Full Dual Advantage LTSS (HMO D-SNP) Plan Documents