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Media Advisory: NY State of Health Announces That 'Sign Up New York' Tour is Coming to Colonie Center

Dec 30, 2014

Tour Helps Raise Awareness of Quality, Affordable Health Insurance in New York State

 

What:             NY State of Health assistors will share information about affordable health insurance and how New Yorkers can shop, compare, and determine their eligibility for financial assistance through the NY State of Health marketplace.

 

When:              January 2: 1 p.m. – 7 p.m.

                        January 3: 12 noon – 6 p.m.

                        January 4: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 

      Where:           Colonie Center, 131 Colonie Center, Albany, NY 12205

                            Booth is located on the first floor near Boscov’s

 

Additional Background

Beginning on Friday, January 2, Colonie Center will feature a “Sign Up NY” booth where in-person NY State of Health assistors will provide information on enrollment and help determine if those without health insurance qualify for financial assistance. Research shows that some individuals who lack insurance may still be unaware of their potential eligibility for financial assistance. In fact, during the last enrollment period, nine out of ten people received help paying for their coverage.

 

For more information about NY State of Health and future events, visit https://nystateofhealth.ny.gov/

 

For more information, please contact:

Andrea Betts

Andrea.Betts@Ketchum.com

646-935-4269

 

Colonie Center Contact:

(518) 459-9020

 

NYSDOH

518-474-7354 ext. 1

pag.mail@health.ny.gov

 

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