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
Under federal rules, state Marketplaces are required to undergo an annual independent external financial and programmatic audit. NY State of Health's Programmatic and Financial Audits are available here.
This report details the NY State of Health 2020 Open Enrollment Period –November 1, 2019 through February 7, 2020 – the period immediately prior to the impacts of the COVID-19 public health emergency. As an integrated Marketplace that includes Qualified Health Plans (QHP), Essential Plan (EP), Child Health Plus (CHP), and Medicaid, where appropriate, this report presents data for the Marketplace as a whole, as well as for specific programs.