Can I Receive Incontinence Products Through New York Medicaid?

Depending on your needs and eligibility, you may be able to receive the following:

  • Adult Protective Underwear (Pull-Ups),
  • Adult Diapers, Liners,
  • Bladder Control Pads,
  • Male Guards,
  • Underpads (Chucks), Or
  • Booster Pads.

To be approved for incontinence supplies under New York Medicaid, you need the following:

  • Must be enrolled in a New York Medicaid plan.
  • Must have a qualifying medical need, such as an overactive bladder (OAB), ADHD, autism, etc. 
  • The estimated amount of supplies needed per day.
  • The medical reason for needing supplies.

What Is New York Medicaid?

Medicaid is a program for New Yorkers who can’t afford to pay for medical care. Medicaid pays for several services, but some may not be covered for you because of your age, financial circumstances, family situation, transfer of resource requirements, or living arrangements. Some services have small co-payments. These services may be provided using your Medicaid card or managed care plan if you are enrolled in managed care.

To be eligible for New York Medicaid, you must be:

  • A resident of the state of New York,
  • A U.S. national, citizen, permanent resident, or legal alien in need of health care/insurance assistance,
  • Whose financial situation would be characterized as low income or meager income.

You must also be one of the following:

  • Pregnant, or
  • Be responsible for a child 18 years of age or younger, or
  • Blind, or
  • Have a disability or a family member in your household with a disability, or
  • Be 65 years of age or older.

Can I Get Incontinence Products Through Active Life Medical Products?

Active Life Medical Products currently can not supply incontinence products through New York Medicaid. If you currently do not have Medicaid, visit New York’s program website to see how.

Incontinence Coverage Information For New York Medicaid

Active Life Medical Products’ Product Specialists will assist a Medicaid patient in obtaining all paperwork and approvals from state agencies. Start your order today by filling out our Contact Form.