Health Insurance Marketplace

New York Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment has ended.

The 2019 Open Enrollment Period runs from Thursday, November 1, 2018, to Thursday, January 31, 2019.  After January 31, you can enroll in 2019 health insurance only if you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period (for qualifying life events including losing health coverage, moving, getting married, having a baby, or adopting a child) of up to 60 days following the event.

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See Special Enrollment Period and Qualifying Life Event for further information.

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For Information and Help with Enrollment

New York State of Health-Long Island Region


Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council’s Navigator Office


Navigator Locations

Nassau County
Suffolk County 

Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council doesn’t have a web page on the enrollment program.  For information, please call Health and Welfare Council of Long Island at (516) 505-4426.

You can apply for Medicaid or CHIP at any time of the year.


Marketplace Application Checklist

Questions? Call 1-800-318-2596, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
(TTY: 1-855-889-4325)
Or visit


SUBSIDY CALCULATOR   This tool illustrates health insurance premiums and subsidies for people purchasing health insurance on their own in new health insurance exchanges or “Marketplaces” created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA).  Middle income people under the age of 65, who are not eligible for coverage through their employer, medicare or medicaid, can apply for tax credit subsidies available through state-based exchanges.


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