Get to Know the ICS Difference: Watch These Videos

Alex Elegudin is an attorney, President of Wheeling Forward and the Axis Project, and a leading New York City based disability rights advocate. In December, 2017, he sat down to talk about ICS – and what makes us different from other long-term managed care plans in New York City.

Alex tells the stories of New Yorkers he knows who gained their freedom by becoming ICS members. He talks about the importance of the right wheelchair, and how ICS helps members prevent wounds and stay active so they can live enjoyable, meaningful lives. He explains why getting the right home care is essential for someone with a disability and explains how ICS has brought many disability-expert services together under one roof in order to keep our members healthy and able to live as they choose.

Please enjoy the videos below, which are excerpts of that interview.

Here Alex talks about how ICS welcomes people with disabilities and engages each member in planning for their care so they can remain healthy and independent.


Hear Alex tell the story of a man who was able to escape institutional life after 15 years and begin a vibrant life of independence in the community.


Find out how ICS puts our members first, brings together comprehensive services that people with disabilities need to remain healthy, and learn about the importance of our wound care program.


In this video Alex describes the disability-expert specialized care management that ICS is known for – and why it matters.


Alex describes how ICS will “do whatever it takes” to help people with disabilities maintain their quality of life.


Learn about ICS’s unique wheelchair evaluation, fitting and repair services and how they help members live their lives.