HEALTHY NY

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides health insurance coverage and assistance to small business owners unable to provide health coverage to their employees, also uninsured workers whose employers do not provide health insurance. Consumer chooses HMO to provide benefits and make application to that agency. Call for more information. Possible tax advantage for businesses.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaMineola, New York; Town of Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish
EligibilityCovered services subject to a co-payment. Program requires monthly premium that is determined by HMO. Application available on line but must be presented to HMO of choice. Must by NYS citizen and employeed at least part-time or on a episodic basis. Income level at or below 250% of gross federal poverty level. Small business owners must have 50 or less employees with one third earning $30,000 or less. Business must be located in NYS, premium must be shared and at least fifty percent of eligible empoyees must enroll.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationM-F 9am-5pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameJames J. Wrynn
Contact's PositionSuperintendent
Physical Site Address 1163 Mineola Boulevard
Physical Site City, State, ZipMineola, NY 11501
Mailing Address 1163 Mineola Boulevard
Mailing City, State, ZipMineola, NY 11501
Main Phone(516)248-5886
Other Phone(866)432-5849 (TOLL FREE-HEALTHY NY)
Program Emailask_healthyny@ins.state.ny.us
Web Addresswww.healthyny.com
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateJul10
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
NEW YORK STATE INSURANCE DEPARTMENT-LONG ISLAND OFFICE
This Program: HEALTHY NY
Affiliated Services: HEALTHY NY