Small group employers may authorize a Broker to work on their behalf in the Small Business Marketplace. This completed and signed Broker of Record letter will need to be uploaded as part of the online Employer Application.
Individuals may authorize a Broker to work on their behalf in the Individual Marketplace. This completed and signed Broker of Record letter will need to be uploaded as part of the online Individual Marketplace Application.
Your best protection against fraud is being informed! Starting October 1, 2013, you can apply for health insurance through NY State of Health, The Official Health Plan Marketplace, on nystateofhealth.ny.gov. This document describes ways you can protect yourself from fraud.
This report was submitted to the NYS Legislature as required by Subdivision 1 of Section 206 of New York State Public Health Law enacted as part of the 2013-14 State Budget. The report outlines the progress and preparedness for the State of New York to begin accepting applications for insurance from individuals and small businesses starting on October 1, 2013 for coverage effective on January 1, 2014.
We are pleased that many organizations have expressed an interest in co-branding marketing and education materials with the Marketplace. Attached is guidance detailing the permissible uses and review process for co-branding.
Newsletter articles about NY State of Health, The Official Health Plan Marketplace are now available for use by stakeholders, advocacy organizations, brokers, consumer groups. Please feel free to use these articles in your publications and email communications.
Additional newsletter articles will be posted to this website periodically.
NY State of Health submitted the following documents to HHS in advance of its Operational Readiness Review/Implementation Review in August 2013. These documents supplement and update the previously posted Blueprint Documents.
In its effort to inform the public, businesses, and practitioners, the Internal Revenue Service unveiled a new website on August 15, 2013 on the tax provisions of the Affordable Care Act. The homepage has three sections that explain the tax benefits and responsibilities for individuals and families, employers, and other organizations, with links and information for each group.
All questions about the plan participation application process should be directed to the Invitation Administrator at email@example.com. Answers to common questions that have been received are located in the "Questions and Answers" file listed below and posted on 6/3/13.
HealthCare.gov is a federal government website managed by the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. It includes information about the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, as well as the federal government's Health Insurance Marketplace.