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:
On July 29, 2015, NY State of Health released demographic enrollment data on the more than 2.1 million New Yorkers who enrolled in a health plan through the Marketplace through February 28, 2015, the end of the open enrollment period. The data show that enrollment through the Marketplace increased more than two-fold, more than 89 percent of enrollees reported being uninsured at the time of application, enrollment occurred in every county in the state and across all health plan
On July 1, 2015, New York State formally submitted its selection of its Essential Health Benefits benchmark plan to Health and Human Services. New York has selected the benefits of the State's largest small group plan, Oxford EPO, as the benchmark plan for 2017. According to an in-depth analysis by Milliman, Inc. for New York, this plan provides comprehensive benefit coverage to consumers while minimizing costs to both the individual and small group markets.
NY State of Health (NYSOH), the State’s official health plan marketplace, today released zip code level enrollment data as of September 19, 2014. To see enrollment by zip code, enter up to 10 zip codes in the lookup tool below.
NY State of Health (NYSOH), the State’s official health plan marketplace, today released county level enrollment data on the nearly 1 million New Yorkers who enrolled in health plans from October 1, 2013 through April 15, 2014. This county level data compliments the state-level data that NYSOH previously released. The earlier report is available here. Zip code level enrollment data is available here.
On January 13, 2014, NY State of Health released demographic enrollment data on the more than 230,000 New Yorkers who enrolled in health plans through December 24, 2013, the last day to enroll for coverage starting in January 2014. The report is attached here.
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.
This analysis, based upon the Urban Institute’s Health Insurance Policy Simulation Model (HIPSM), was prepared as a supplement to the earlier analyses prepared by the Urban Institute. This report highlights demographic characteristics of individuals who will enroll in Qualified Health Plans in the Individual Exchange and in the Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) in the New York Health Benefit Exchange. For reference, the same information is provided for the entire nonelderly New York population.
This report, prepared by the Urban Institute, provides detailed estimates of the impact of health care reform on uninsured New Yorkers. Specifically, the report details those estimated to gain public or private coverage, including through the Exchange, and those estimated to remain uninsured, by a number of demographic characteristics. These include age, income, race/ethnicity, health status, language, gender, and education. When possible, these data are provided at a county level; otherwise at a regional level.
The New York State Department of Financial Services commissioned Deloitte to analyze the impact of the Affordable Care Act on New York's small group and non-group markets in 2014. This report includes a review of existing studies on this topic, as well as a description of Deloitte's own analysis using its "Lifestyle Based Analytics" model.