Press Release: NY State of Health Educates College Graduates, Students About Affordable Health Coverage
In-Person Assistors will work directly with College Students Statewide to Enroll them in Quality Affordable Health Coverage
December 15 is the Deadline to Enroll for January 1, 2019 Coverage
ALBANY, NY (December 3, 2018) --NY State of Health, the state’s official health plan Marketplace, is hosting more than 20 informational and enrollment events at colleges across New York State. Certified enrollment assistors will be present on campuses throughout the week of December 3 to speak with students and those who are graduating about how to get affordable, quality health coverage and enroll in a health plan through the Marketplace.
Contact: New York State Department of Health
518-474.-7354 ext. 1
About NY State of Health
New York opened its health plan Marketplace, NY State of Health, in October 2013. The Marketplace’s one-stop health insurance shopping experience offers high quality comprehensive health plans. NY State of Health is the only place where consumers can qualify to get help paying for coverage through premium discounts or tax credits. Eligible New Yorkers can also enroll in Medicaid, Child Health Plus and the Essential Plan through the Marketplace all year. For more information about the NY State of Health Marketplace, please visit: https://nystateofhealth.ny.gov/ or call Customer Service at 1-855-355-5777, TTY: 1-800-662-1220 or find an enrollment assistor.