September 16, 2013

CHMP continues its commitment in using all of our media platforms – HealthCetera, Healthstyles plus social media to advance the public’s understanding on the benefits afforded to them through provisions of the Affordable Care Act.  On October 1st,  people who are uninsured/underinsured may be eligible to access free or low cost insurance through the state (or federal) health insurance exchanges established under the Affordable Care Act.  The insurance coverage begins on January 1.

Today, NY State of Health sent this release below which we share with our community.


Thank you for signing up for updates from NY State of Health, The Official Health Plan Marketplace.

NY State of Health lets you shop for, compare, and buy a health plan online, in person or over the phone.  We offer expert “helpers” for every step of the process.  Starting today, trained representatives are ready to answer questions and provide information to consumers and small businesses.

You can reach NY State of Health by calling us toll free at 1-855-355-5777.

Customer Service hours of operation are:
Monday – Friday
8am – 5pm

You are among the first to learn that our Customer Service Center is now open! 
If you have questions about health plans, financial assistance, or anything else about NY State of Health please call our Customer Service Representatives at

NY State of Health will expand its hours and begin enrolling New Yorkers in health plans starting on October 1, 2013, but you can call us now to learn more or you can visit our website at

Thank you for your interest in NY State of Health. We’ll send you more updates soon.

NY State of Health
The Official Health Plan Marketplace