Health

Catholic Guardian Society and Home Bureau

East Hampton Administrator, 631-324-8353
Hampton Bays, NY 631-728-8080


Dominican Sisters Family Health Service

360 Montauk Highway, Wainscott, NY, 631-537-6759
103-6 West Montauk Highway, P.O. Box 209, Hampton Bays, NY, 631-728-0937


East End Hospice

Westhampton Beach, NY, 631-288-8400 | www.eeh.org/


BenefitsCheckUp.org 

Free onlne screening tool that searches local and private programs that help seniors pay for prescriptions drugs, utility bills, meals, health care and others.

www.benefitscheckup.org/


The East Hampton Healthcare Center and Foundation

200 Pantigo Place, East Hampton, NY, Dir. Sheila Rogers, 631-324-8943


Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage (EPIC)

EPIC Help Line at 1-800-332-3742


Fighting Chance

P.O. Box 1358
112 Hampton Street, Sag Harbor, NY, 631-725-4646 | www.fightingchance.org/


Health Care Consumer Information & License Verification Service

Office of the Professions at 1-518-474-3817, TDD/TTY: 1-518-473-1426 | www.op.nysed.gov/


Health Care Proxy

Senior Citizens’ Hot Line at 1-800-342-9871


Health Insurance Balanced Billing

Counseling and Assistance Program (HIICAP) Hot Line at 1-800-333-4114


HELPGUIDE.ORG

Trusted Guide to Mental, Emotional & Social Health. Helps guide you to the transition to Assisted Living.
www.helpguide.org/articles/senior-housing/assisted-living-facilities.htm


Hospital Patients’ Rights

Upon admission to the hospital, a patient should receive a copy of the Hospital Patients’ Bill of rights. This booklet is designed to help you understand what rights you have during your hospitalization regarding treatment and care.


Medicare

Hot Line at 1-800-633-4227 TTY-TTD 1-877-486-2048 www.medicare.gov/


Medicare Rights Helpline

Counseling Hot Line 1-800-333-4114 | www.medicarerights.org/programs/national-helpline


Medicare vs. Medicaid

Do you get Medicare and Medicaid confused? You’re not alone. Read our definitive guide to Medicare vs. Medicaid to find out the differences between the two, who’s eligible, and what each covers.

medlineplus.gov/seniorshealth.html


MedlinePlus

Health topics for Seniors | medlineplus.gov/seniorshealth.html


National Institute of Health on Aging

New York State Department of Health. Oversees and handles complaints dealing with hospitals, nursing home, adult homes and assisted livings. Suffolk & Nassau County 631-851-3080 | www.nia.nih.gov


Nursing Home Hotline

1-888-201-4563


Adult Home Hotline

1-866-893-6772


New York State Ombudsman Program

1-800-342-9871 | www.ltcombudsman.ny.gov


NYP$ 

a free pharmacy discount card sponsored by NY state 1-800-788-6917 | www.newyorkrxcard.com


The Senior Navigator Helpline

Free information and referral assistance center from North Shore LIJ 1-888-243-6272


Social Model Day Care

Provides care for frail, isolated, and physically or cognitively impaired seniors. Also provides much needed relief to caregivers. Most will have roundtrip transportation. 631-594-9881


East Hampton 

Town of East Hampton Intergenerational Day Care.
328 Accabonac Highway,
East Hampton, NY 11937
631-324-0467


Southampton 

Southampton Hospital. 240 Meeting House Lane, Southampton, NY 11968 General info: 631-726-8200.
Social work Dept: 631-726-8356.
Care Management Dept: 631-726-8334


Suffolk County Department of Health Services

631-853-3000
Weekends and Emergencies (after 5pm) | 631-852-4820


Suffolk County Department of Social Services

631-854-9935
Weekends and Emergencies (after 4:30pm) |  631-854-9100


Suffolk County Handicapped Services

631-853-8333