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The Steuben Courier Advocate
  • Fidelis Care Partners and Cancer Services of Steuben County to promote colorectal cancer awareness month

  • Fidelis Care is pleased to join with Cancer Centers of Steuben County to promote March as Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, and  to help uninsured residents of Steuben County apply for quality, free or low-cost health insurance coverage.

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  • Fidelis Care is pleased to join with Cancer Centers of Steuben County to promote March as Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, and  to help uninsured residents of Steuben County apply for quality, free or low-cost health insurance coverage.
    Fidelis Care representatives will be available at the former De Gaetano Shoe Store, 100 Main Street, Hornell, from 10 am - 2 pm on Tuesday, March 26 and at Tops Market Bath, 309 West Morris Street, Bath from 3-7 pm on Thursday March 28 to answer questions about health insurance, and to help eligible residents apply for enrollment. Current Fidelis Care members may also receive assistance completing their annual recertification at this event. Those unable to attend should contact Fidelis Care at 1-888-FIDELIS (1-888-343-3547) to make an appointment to meet with a Fidelis Care representative. In addition, the Cancer Services Program of Steuben County is providing free colorectal cancer screening kits for the uninsured at both these events.
    Fidelis Care offers free or low-cost health insurance through New York State's Child Health Plus, Family Health Plus, and Medicaid Managed Care programs. Members are covered for regular checkups, preventive care, routine screenings, hospital and emergency care, eye exams, dental care, and more. Fidelis Care also offers a variety of benefit options through its Medicare Advantage programs, which are available in certain counties, and through Fidelis Care at Home, a managed long term care program available in 50 counties statewide, including Steuben.
    With more than 855,000 members in 59 counties statewide, Fidelis Care was founded on the belief that all New Yorkers should have access to affordable, quality health insurance. For more information, call Fidelis Care at 1-888-FIDELIS (1-888-343-3547) or visit fideliscare.org.

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