Child Health Plus, Medicaid, Managed Care & NYS of Health

New York has a health insurance program for kids called Child Health Plus. Depending on your family’s income and household size and who is claimed as a dependent on your Federal tax Return, the child may be eligible to join Child Health Plus, Medicaid or Medicaid Managed Care. Children can even be enrolled into a Qualified Health Plan through the NYS of Health Marketplace.

Child Health Plus is a NY State program that offers free or low cost health insurance to qualified individuals. It is meant for people who don’t qualify for Medicaid, CHP or Medicare. New York State has a health insurance plan for kids, called Child Health Plus. Depending on your family’s income, your child may be eligible to join either Children’s Medicaid or Child Health Plus. We can help you apply for free or low-cost insurance if you qualify. Just contact our Facilitated Enroller at 518-775-4092 or go to our care coordination suite for confidential assistance.

New York State of Health

NY State of Health is an organized marketplace designed to help people shop for and enroll in health insurance coverage. Individuals, families and small businesses can use the Marketplace to help them compare insurance options, calculate costs and select coverage online, in-person, over the phone or by mail. The Marketplace helps people to check their eligibility for health care programs like Medicaid and sign up for these programs if they are eligible. The Marketplace also tells what type of financial assistance is available to applicants to help them afford health insurance purchased through the Marketplace.

We can help you apply for free or low-cost insurance if you qualify. Just contact our Navigational staff at 518-775-4074 or go to our care coordination suite for confidential assistance. If interested please call 518-775-4074, Monday through Friday from 7:30am to 5:00pm. Please feel free to leave a voice message and someone will return your call.

The Navigational Enrollment Department at Nathan Littauer Hospital can offer assistance with applying for the above mentioned programs. If interested, please call 518-775-4074, Monday through Friday from 7:30am to 5:00pm. Please feel free to leave a voice message and someone will return your call