Medical Answering Services, LLC Awarded Contract for Medicaid Transportation Services Management in the New York City Region

As of April 23, 2017, Medical Answering Services, LLC (MAS) will serve as the Medicaid transportation manager for the New York City region.  This region includes New York, Kings, Richmond, Queens, and Bronx counties.   MAS currently serves 2,000,000 Medicaid enrollees in 55 counties in the Hudson Valley, Finger Lakes, Northern New York, and Western New York regions.

In its newly assigned region, MAS will be tasked with administering and coordinating non-emergency medical transportation for Medicaid fee-for-service and mainstream managed care enrollees.

MAS’s contact information is below.

Telephone: 1-844-666-6270 (NYC specific)
Telephone: 1-800-850-5340 (General)
Fax: 1-315-299-2786
Website: https://www.medanswering.com/
Mailing Address: Medical Answering Services, LLC
PO Box 12000
Syracuse, NY 13218

For more information about Medicaid-related issues, including audits, compliance, and investigations, please contact David R. Ross, Esq. or Mary T. Connolly, Esq.

David R. Ross is a Shareholder of the firm. Prior to joining the firm, and under former Governors Pataki and Spitzer, Mr. Ross served as the Acting Medicaid Inspector General for New York State. He also served as General Counsel, Deputy Medicaid Inspector General and Director of Audits and Investigations for the Office of the Medicaid Inspector General. Mr. Ross also handles Medicaid transportation matters of all kinds, including audits, investigations and compliance, as well as both Medicare and Medicaid audits and investigations for providers of all types and sizes. He can be reached at (518) 462-5601 or via e-mail at dross@oalaw.com.

Mary T. Connolly is an Associate of the firm and contributed to this article.  Her primary practice areas include health law and litigation. She handles litigation, transactional, compliance, and regulatory matters for health care providers and trade associations. She can be reached at (518) 462-5601 or via e-mail at mconnolly@oalaw.com.


David Ross

About David Ross

David is Partner and concentrates his practice on Medicaid, Medicare and private insurance audits & investigations, Health Law including fraud and abuse, governmental investigations of all kinds, Medicaid compliance plans and Article 78 cases. He is head of our Government Investigations practice and also works in Healthcare Fraud & Abuse.