ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The New York Division of Well being introduced that the state’s market has greater than four million individuals join well being protection.
The division says it’s prepared for its fifth open enrollment interval which begins on November 1, 2017. The deadline has been prolonged to January 31, 2018, which is past the federal deadline of December 15, 2017.
“At present, greater than four million New Yorkers have enrolled in high quality, reasonably priced medical insurance protection by means of NY State of Well being. As we enter our fifth open enrollment interval, New York is extra dedicated than ever to making sure that core protections of the Reasonably priced Care Act stay intact.” stated NY State of Well being Government Director, Donna Frescatore. “Regardless of the continued debate in Washington over the way forward for the Reasonably priced Care Act, New York’s Market stays open and powerful as ever.”
The breakdown of enrollment as of (October four, 2017) is as follows:
- Complete cumulative enrollment: four,094,398
- Complete Medicaid enrollment: 2,837,735
- Complete Non-Medicaid enrollment: 1,256,663
- Certified Well being Plan: 227,796
- Important Plan: 682,800
For info on enrollment eligibility or to enroll in a well being plan, go to nystateofhealth.ny.gov, name the Buyer Service Middle at 1-855-355-5777, or contact an enrollment assistor.