WHO WE ARE
LIFEPlan CCO NY is a provider-led Care Coordination Organization.
We are a partnership of 68 local, non-profit organizations with a long history of providing supports and services to people with developmental disabilities in your community.
We will take a local approach. Our 38 county region will be tailored to best fit the specific needs of our respective communities. We are committed to partnering with existing Medicaid Service Coordination (MSC) providers to maintain continuity of care for individuals and families.
LIFEPlan CCO NY CORE VALUES:
- Person-Centered Services and Supports
- A focus on a person and their vision of what he or she would like to do and accomplish in the future
- Community Inclusion and Participation
- Providing assistance to people looking for volunteer or job opportunities or overall involvement in their community
- Independence and Self Direction
- Educating people about resources and services for their individual needs, which empowers them to pursue interests that lend to those needs
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
LIFFEPlan CCO is the only parent-led CCO in New York State. Our CEO, Nick Cappoletti, has a child with a disability.
" Every person deserves the opportunity to lead a full and meaningful life. Every family deserves the peace of mind that their loved one will be cared for now and when they can no longer care of them. That is my commitment to my son and family, and that is our commitment to you and your family." - Nick
Since 2006, Nick Cappoletti has been the Executive Director of Advocates Inc., a Syracuse-based agency that provides supports and services for over 900 people spanning all phases of life from birth through adulthood, promoting choice and making full community participation possible. LIFEPlan CCO NY Board Chair, Alan Krafchin, and Vice-Chair Louis B. Tehan, noted Nick’s dedication to serving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and his unique perspective as a parent. Nick is also the Chairperson of the NYS Developmental Disabilities Advisory Council, and served as a member of the NYS OPWDD Transformation Panel. Prior to leading Advocates, Nick was an executive with the IBM Corporation. He is a graduate of LeMoyne College, and has an MBA from Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management.
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
VICE PRESIDENT NETWORK DEVELOPMENT
VICE PRESIDENT OPERATIONS
VICE PRESIDENT INFORMATION SERVICES
PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT SERVICES
Loretta Kuhland SPHR, CCP, DTM
DIRECTOR OF TRAINING
The following MSC Agencies have partnered with LIFEPlan CCO to provide enhanced Health Home Care Management Services to help coordinate medical behavioral health and long-term services and support needs.