Susan Cozzolino

Medicaid Benefits Administrator

Susan Cozzolino

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Susan Cozzolino joined our firm as Medicaid Benefits Administrator. Although not an attorney, prior to joining our firm Sue spent over 28 years in the Medicaid Services Division of the Suffolk County Department of Social Services (DSS). There, she held various management positions, including five years as Director of Chronic Care Services. In that position, she was charged with the supervision of over 75 employees in the Chronic Care Eligibility, Chronic Care Undercare, Medicaid Overage, Hospital Waiver, and Medicaid SSI Units of DSS’s Medicaid Services Division. Prior to becoming Director of Chronic Care Services, Sue served as Supervisor of DSS’s Chronic Care Eligibility Unit. Sue brings with her an extensive knowledge of federal and state Medicaid regulations, as well as of Suffolk County policies and procedures, as they relate to Medicaid eligibility. She has developed and presented various training programs on Medicaid eligibility for DSS staff, as well as both hospital and nursing home employees. She has also lectured on Medicaid issues for the Elder Law Committee of the Suffolk County Bar Association. Sue holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting from Empire State College of the State University of New York.