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AgeWell New York Hosts Physician Networking Event to Build Stronger Relationships

AgeWell New York, a Medicaid Managed Long Term Care Plan, hosted a physician networking event on Tuesday, July 12th at K Pacho in Lake Success, attended by community leaders, members of the media, health care professionals, elder care attorneys, and providers from various specialties including Primary Care, Gastroenterology, Ophthalmology, Nutrition, Wellness, Disease Management and more. The […]


Zika Virus updates and precautions issued by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

According to a recent study conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the CDC is recommending Zika virus testing for potentially exposed persons with signs or symptoms consistent with Zika virus disease, and recommends that health care providers offer testing to asymptomatic pregnant women within 12 weeks of exposure. The recommendation comes […]


Staying Safe in the winter

Winter is here, which means ice, snow, and cold temperatures are also here. The winter months can be challenging for everyone- especially for the elderly, as slippery sidewalks and cold weather can cause a wide range of injuries and illnesses. Here are some helpful tips for avoiding common winter dangers. Avoid slipping on Ice Icy, snowy roads […]


AgeWell New York to be Featured on 103.5 KTU The Beat of New York’s KTU CARES Public Affairs Show To Discuss Tips For Communicating with your Medicare Advantage Plan

As part of an ongoing campaign with iHeartMedia, On Sunday, November 1st, 2015, AgeWell New York’s Executive Director, Tara Buonocore-Rut will be sharing with listeners on 103.5 KTU’s public affairs show, KTU CARES, about how to get the most out of your Medicare Advantage Plan. AgeWell New York’s high quality and affordable Medicare Advantage Prescription […]


Join AgeWell New York and Icon Mass Media Company, iHeartMedia at the Lifestyle Health & Wellness Expo in NYC Starring Dr. Oz

AgeWell New York is proud to be a sponsor of the iHeartMedia Lifestyle Health & Wellness Expo starring Dr. Oz, From the Dr. Oz Show and author of seven New York Times Best Sellers. On Saturday, November 7th at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel, the free event open to the public, will educate […]


AgeWell New York featured in Newsday How To Guide

AgeWell New York was featured in Newsday’s How to Guide. Read our article about improving your health through Care Management. Newsday how to guide


Chinese Community Center Grand Opening Huge Success!

Hundreds turned out for AgeWell New York’s Grand Opening of it Chinese Community Center located at 7 Division Street in Chinatown. Community leaders, local and state officials, as well as, AgeWell New York members and staff were in attendance to witness the Chinese traditional Lion dance and the ceremonial ribbon cutting led by AgeWell New York, Chairman, Board […]


AgeWell New York Walks to Raise Awareness of Mental Illness

AgeWell New York walked in support of the NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLNESS (NAMI) this past weekend at Jones Beach on Long Island. The organization is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. According to NAMI, mental illness impacts the lives […]


AgeWell New York Helps Raise $5.1 Million at AIDS Walk New York Event

The AgeWell New York team walked 10-kilometers alongside roughly 35,000 participants in Central Park this past weekend for the fight against HIV/AIDS at the 29th annual AIDS Walk New York (AWNY). The walk benefits GMHC, and more than 40 other vital AIDS service organizations throughout the tri-state area. GMHC is a not-for-profit, community based organization […]


AgeWell New York Executive Director Panelist at the 23rd Annual Elder Law Conference for Healthcare Professionals

Each year, the office of Vincent J. Russo holds an informative panel discussion on a variety of issues facing professionals within the healthcare field. This year, AgeWell New York’s Executive Director Tara Buonocore-Rut (pictured far left) was one of five panelists discussing Managed Long Term Care for an audience of over hundred at The Cottage […]


AgeWell New York Executive Director Guest on Top Women Talk Show

It’s a show that highlights the toughest and brightest of women. Victoria’s Stars features female guests from all walks of life who share one common equation.  Hard work + determination= Success. AgeWell New York Executive Director Tara Buonocore-Rut was the sole guest on the show where Host and publisher of weekly community newspapers in Queens […]


AgeWell New York Honored for its Support of the Underserviced Chinese Community

AgeWell New York was honored at the 21st annual fundraiser for The Chinese Community Partnership for Health (CCPH) Foundation at New York-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital for its continued support in educating the underserviced Chinese community. The hospital reached its 21st year milestone of service and held a special fundraiser to help continue to provide vital services to the community, […]


AgeWell New York hit the Radio Waves following the Yankees Game

AgeWell New York’s Director of Quality Assurance and Clinical Management Monica Velez-Arias, MHA, CPHQ was interviewed by WADO’s (1280AM) own Coco Cabrera on the hit radio show El Palo con Coco. The time slot was ideal for reeling in over 19,000 listeners who tuned in to follow the Yankees baseball game Thursday afternoon. Velez-Arias talked […]


AgeWell New York Promotes Health Education at Charles B. Wang Community Health Center

On a hot summer day, AgeWell New York staff members packed up and headed out to the Charles B. Wang Community Center in Chinatown to promote health education, and support affordable quality health care. The Good Health Day (GDH) fair was a huge success with thousands of participants taking part in free screenings for diabetes, […]


AgeWell New York Stepping Out to Stop Diabetes

AgeWell New York is sponsoring the Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes on Saturday, October 11, 2014 at Pier 84 in New York City. A team of staffers will hit the pavement to raise awareness and funds to help battle the disease. According to the American Diabetes Association, the event has been taking place for […]