CHILD HEALTH PLUS

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides health insurance for children including well-child care, physical exams, immunizations, diagnosis and treatment of illness and injury, x-rays and lab tests, out-patient surgery, emergency care, prescription and non-prescription drugs, inpatient hospital medical or surgical care, short-term therapeutic outpatient services (chemotherapy, hemodialysis), limited inpatient and outpatient treatment for alcoholism and substance abuse, and mental health, plus dental care, vision care, speech and hearing and durable medical equipment. Call for a list of local providers.
Geographic AreaAlbany, New York; New York State
 
Client Information
EligibilityChildren under the age of 19 who are not eligible for Medicaid and who have limited or no health insurance.
 
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(800)698-4Kids
Hotline Phone(800)698-4543) Hotline
TDD Phone(877)898-5849(TTY)
Web Addresswww.nyhealth.gov
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateJun12
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
This Program: CHILD HEALTH PLUS
Affiliated Services: CHILD HEALTH PLUS