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:
The Essential Plan is a new program for eligible New Yorkers enrolling in coverage through the NY State of Health. The Essential Plan covers all of the essential health benefits covered under the Qualified Health Plans offered on the Marketplace, including inpatient and outpatient care, physician services, diagnostic services and prescription drugs among others, with no annual deductible and low out-of-pocket costs. Preventive care such as routine office visits and recommended screenings are free. Eligible consumers will pay eit
Qualified Health Plans offered in NY State of Health are available in four easy-to-compare metal tiers (platinum, gold, silver and bronze). All plans on the Marketplace cover doctor’s visits; hospital stays; emergency care; maternity and newborn care; mental health and substance abuse disorder services; prescription drugs; rehabilitative and habilitative services and devices; laboratory services; preventive and wellness services, chronic diseas
The time of year when you can enroll in a health plan depends upon the type of health plan you are eligible for. Learn more about NY State of Health Enrollment Periods. Please print, copy, link to and share.
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.
The time of year when you can enroll in a health plan depends upon the type of health plan you are eligible for. Learn more about NY State of Health Enrollment Periods through the fact sheet below. Please print, copy, link to and share.
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