Now that you’ve enrolled in a health plan through NY State of Health, you may have some questions about how to use your health plan coverage on or after January 1, 2014. Please see the attachment below for answers to some frequently asked questions about using your coverage.
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In-Person Assistors (IPAs)/Navigators provide in-person enrollment assistance to individuals, families, small businesses and their employees who would like help applying for health insurance through the Marketplace.
This document contains a list of commonly used health insurance terms and their definitions to help consumers better understand how health insurance coverage works. Additional terms are available through the Glossary page.
"Certified brokers" are licensed professionals that have been certified by the Marketplace to provide enrollment assistance to individuals and small businesses about the health insurance options available through Marketplace. You won't pay extra for coverage if you use a broker for help applying and enrolling in a plan. Click here to find a broker who is suited specifically to your business or family's needs.
Use the links in the attachment below to access the provider networks of each health plan offered on NY State of Health.
These links will bring you to the websites of the NY State of Health plans. From there, you can search for your providers. Plan provider networks can change from time to time. Verify the participation of your provider when enrolling in a health plan. If you need more information about a health plan's benefit or have specific questions about a plan's network, you can contact the health plan at the phone number provided.