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.
Medicaid Child Health Plus income guidelines Essential Plan Qualified Health Plan Plans medicaid child health plus
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.
On May 17, 2018, NY State of Health released demographic enrollment data on the more than 4.3 million New Yorkers who enrolled in a health plan through the Marketplace through January 31, 2018, the end of the open enrollment period. The data show that across all Marketplace programs, enrollment increased by nearly 700,000 in the past year. New York has seen a significant, corresponding reduction in the number of uninsured, from 10 percent in 2013 when the Marketplace opened to below 5 percent in 2017, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.