On July 23, 2020, the Department of Health issued its invitation to New York State Licensed Home Care Services Agencies (LHCSAs) to participate in the “NY State of Health Private Pay Home Care Services Program Pilot” in the counties of Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester in 2021.
This Invitation is part of New York State Department of Health’s implementation of the recommendation by the Medicaid Redesign Team II, which was included in the SFY 2020-21 Enacted Budget, to
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.
Welcome to the NY State of Health Broker Tool Kit.
The administrative guides below will provide information for agents, brokers, and other assistors as they help small groups in the Small Business Marketplace. They provide general guidance and define important policies. The guides may be downloaded and printed or used as desktop resources.
The Department of Health proposes to submit an amendment to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) of its Basic Health Program Blueprint. The amendment updates Section 1 to reflect staffing changes in the Department of Health. It also updates Section 5 to provide the list of issuers that will be offering the program in 2019. The amendment makes no changes to the program as it has been operating since January 1, 2016. There is no additional estimated annual change to state expenditures as a result of the proposed amendment.
On March 09, 2018, NY State of Health issued an amended Supplemental 2018 Plan Invitation (Supplemental Invitation) to all New York State licensed insurers reflecting new Small Business Marketplace flexibility permitted by the federal Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters for 2019. This invitation provides insurers the opportunity to submit to NY State of Health additional small group products, previously approved by the NYS Department of Financial Services for issuance in 2018, for sale on the SHOP starting in April 2018 for coverage effective July 2018 and later.&nbs