Business Office / Financial Services

The Business Office at The New York State Veterans' Home at St. Albans takes care of billing, purchasing, resident accounts, Medicaid/Medicare, and resident mail.

Resident Accounts

Residents may establish an individual interest bearing account through the Veterans' Home Residents Accounts office. You may deposit funds into this account to pay for personal items or services such as the Barber/Beauty Shop, Gift Shop, Cable TV, or Telephone. A statement is automatically provided to you or your designated representative quarterly or upon request. Banking hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM, or upon request.


For general information please visit the Medicaid/Medicare page.


The Veterans' Home at St. Albans is required to follow all procurement regulations of the State of New York. For more information on doing business with the State of New York, please visit the WebPages of the Office of General Services.

Resident Mail

Mail is delivered to the Veterans' Home business Office Monday through Friday. Resident's personal mail is sorted and delivered to their room by the staff on the unit. Residents may choose to have the Business Office staff open and manage their business mail, such as insurance, physician, or hospital bills. We will only do this with your express written permission, which can be revoked at any time. You may also wish to handle these items yourself. Fell free to visit us for assistance at ay time. We would be happy to help you.

For More Information:

David Shafer, Fiscal Administrator718-990-0359

Jennylind Hudson, Medicaid718-990-0483

John Leahy, Finance Officer (Central Billing)607-843-3118

Esther Tejada, Resident Accounts