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How can I learn about free or lost cost health insurance?
What is Child Health Plus?
Where can I enroll for free or low-cost public health insurance?
What is HealthPass?

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How can I learn about free or lost cost health insurance?
You and your family may be able to get free or low-cost health insurance through the Mayor's Office of Health Insurance Access program - HealthStat. HealthStat is a comprehensive citywide initiative designed to enroll uninsured New Yorkers in public health insurance programs such as Medicaid, Child Health Plus and Family Health Plus.

NYC.gov and Other Resources:
Health Insurance Online Eligibility Prescreening System
Mayor's Office of Health Insurance Access



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What is Child Health Plus?
Child Health Plus is a comprehensive health insurance program that covers most of children's health care and dental needs. The income requirements make it possible for working families to get free or low-cost health insurance for their children.

NYC.gov and Other Resources:
Child Health Plus Information



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Where can I enroll for free or low-cost public health insurance?
There are a number of organizations you can contact and places you can go to enroll in public health insurance. For example, you can now enroll your children in Child Health Plus at one of the Human Resource Administration's 19 community offices. Adults may be eligible to enroll in Medicaid at these offices as well.

NYC.gov and Other Resources:
Places to Enroll for Public Health Insurance



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What is HealthPass?
HealthPass is an exciting insurance option for small businesses offered by the New York Health Purchasing Alliance. The Alliance is a subsidiary of the New York Business Group on Health, and was established with the support of the Mayor's office. The goal of HealthPass is to offer small businesses in New York City many of the advantages that large employers now enjoy in purchasing employee health benefits. Employers have more flexibility and ease in managing their benefit costs and employees have a wider choice of health plans.

NYC.gov and Other Resources:
HeathPass Information



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