On March 16, NY State of Health, together with the New York State Department of Financial Services, announced a Special Enrollment Period is available to New Yorkers during which eligible individuals will be able to enroll in insurance coverage through NY State of Health and directly through insurers. This step is being taken in light of the COVID-19 public health emergency to further protect the public health of New Yorkers.
Questions and answers regarding the Coronavirus Special Enrollment Period and Grace Period are included in the attached file.
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:
These double-sided cards give easy-to-read information about eligibility, benefits, and cost-sharing for Child Health Plus, the Essential Plan, and Qualified Health Plans. Please print, copy, link to and share.
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