FAMILY HEALTH PLUS

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides free, comprehensive health coverage to adults who are ineligible for Medicaid coverage because their incomes and/or available resources exceed the Medicaid limits. Coverage is provided by managed care plans and includes physician services, inpatient and out-patient hospital care, prescription drugs, and smoking cessation products, lab tests and x-rays, vision, speech and hearing services, rehabilitation services, limited durable medical equipment, emergency room and emergency ambulance services, drug, alcohol, and mental health treatment (limited), diabetic supplies and equipment, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, hemodialysis, and dental services (if offered through plan). Annual recertification by mail or phone.
Geographic AreaAlbany, New York; New York State
 
Client Information
EligibilityAll services are free to participants, who must be New York State residents, 19 through 65 years old, not eligible for Medicaid, meet income criteria, a citizen or qualified immigrant without insurance coverage. Application is made through an enrollment facilitator or staff at local social services district. Help provided in choosing a health plan provider.
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza
Physical Site City, State, ZipAlbany, NY 12237
Mailing Address 1Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza
Mailing City, State, ZipAlbany, NY 12237
Main Phone(877)934-7587
TDD Phone(877)898-5849 (TTY)
Program Emailfhplus@health.state.ny.us
Web Addresswww.nyhealth.gov
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateJun12
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
This Program: FAMILY HEALTH PLUS
Affiliated Services: FAMILY HEALTH PLUS