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:
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 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
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 3 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 2018. 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.
Welcome to the NY State of Health Producer Tool Kit.
The administrative guide below will provide information for agents, brokers, and other assistors as they help small groups enroll through the Marketplace. It provides general guidance and defines important policies. The guide may be downloaded and printed or used as a desktop resource.
Following the guide are specific tools and resources that are referenced in the guide, sorted by category. Many of these documents can also be downloaded and printed.