ALBANY – The open enrollment period for uninsured New Yorkers is now extended through March 31.
The Office of the Governor says by extending the deadline until March, New Yorkers who need health coverage will have additional time to enroll and find a plan part of the NY State of Health program.
Some important deadlines include the following:
- Enroll by February 15: Coverage starts March 1
- Enroll March 15: Coverage starts April 1
- Enroll by March 31: Coverage starts May 1
Those eligible for other NY State of Health programs, like Medicaid, the Essential Plan, and Child Health Plus, can enroll year-round.
Coverage applications are available online, by phone at (855) 355-5777, or by connecting with a free enrollment assister.