A category of Medicaid eligibility in New York State covering those who are aged (65 or over), blind, or disabled (as defined by the Social Security Administration). Also known as SSI-related. This is DIFFERENT than those who receive Medicaid because they receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits. An individual does NOT need to receive SSI to be eligible for Medicaid under the SSI-related/DAB category.
New York State Department of Health - The state agency responsible for public health insurance programs and public health services.
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