Welcome to the NY State of Health Assistor Tool Kit.
On this page you will find specific tools and resources to help you reach and assist consumers, and also stay up-to-date with the latest information from NY State of Health. Many of these resources can also be downloaded and printed.
On September 14, 2021, NY State of Health released a status report on the implementation of both the American Rescue Plan Act and 2021 enhancements to New York’s Essential Plan that increase the affordability and accessibility of Marketplace coverage. NY State of Health is issuing this report and will regularly report enrollment updates, consistent with the spirt of Governor Hochul’s
On July 19, 2021, NY State of Health submitted a request for a Cooperative Agreement to support State Exchange Modernization. On September 10, 2021, NY State of Health was awarded a $1.1 million State Exchange Modernization Grant.
This funding will support Information Technology system development needs and consumer education that have resulted from new federal requirements under the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA).
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. Here are some resources with answers to the questions you may have: