There are three ways to enroll into health coverage through NY State of Health:
- Apply online through the NY State of Health website
- By phone at 1-855-355-5777 (TTY: 1-800-662-1220)
- With the free help of a trained and certified Enrollment Assistor or Broker
Signing up is simple. Have this information ready for each member of your family:
- Birth dates
- Social security numbers or, for legal immigrants, document numbers if you have them
- Employment, income, and health insurance information
The time of year when you can enroll in a health plan depends upon the type of health plan you are eligible for. Learn more here.
Stay informed with enrollment reminders and updates.
- Sign up for text messaging with NY State of Health to get reminders of important deadlines and updates regarding your health plan. Text START to 1-866-988-0327. Learn more here.
- Sign up for email updates on the latest in NY State of Health news and events.