The mission of the Chautauqua County Medical Assistance Division is to provide access to cost-effective medical services to all eligible persons in a professional manner through the use of enrolled healthcare providers.

We are dedicated to achieving this goal by maximizing our resources with effective and caring delivery of services.

The Medicaid Division assists eligible individuals in our community in obtaining necessary and appropriate medical care through programs such as Medicaid, Medicaid Social Security Income (SSI), Personal Care Supports including nursing and personal care aids, managed care insurance, and long-term care supports, among others. The Division is charged with ensuring that eligible individuals, children, and families have access to quality care supports, with the aim of improving community health outcomes.