NY State of Health: What Does it Mean for You? 

NY State of Health, The Official Health Plan Marketplace is where New Yorkers will shop for, compare and enroll in health insurance coverage.  You will have a choice of health plans and help finding the plan that is right for you.  It's the only place to get financial assistance to reduce the cost of coverage.  Health insurance offered in the Marketplace will include a comprehensive set of benefits.  Open enrollment for 2014 ended on March 31st. If you have taken steps to apply for coverage before April 1st, the Marketplace will provide additional assistance to help you complete your enrollment by April 15th. After April 15th, you can enroll in coverage if you qualify for a special enrollment period. Individuals eligible for Medicaid or Child Health Plus and American Indians/Alaskan Natives can enroll at any time during the year. Click here to learn more. You can also contact CIDNY - Greg Otten at gotten@cidny.org.