NYS Health Benefit Exchange Update

Thank you for your interest in the NYS Health Benefit Exchange.

There are several important updates that we are pleased to share with you. See each section heading below for the latest developments and relevant links on the Exchange website.

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An audio recording of the January 24th webinar, along with PPT slides,is now posted to our website and available for replay at your convenience. Please note the audio recording is approximately 2 hours in length. The first 25 minutes is a presentation (please follow along using the slides), and the remaining time is devoted to Q&A from the audience. This presentation focuses primarily on the forthcoming Navigator RFA, and the recently released Health Insurer and Dental Plan invitation.

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The Exchange has released the final reports on four new policy studies. Click on the titles of each study below to see the full report.

Uninsured New Yorkers After Full Implementation of the ACA

SHOP Exchange

Health Insurance Markets

Healthy New York and Family Health Plus Employer buy-in Programs

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The invitation for health insurance and dental carriers to participate in the Exchange has been released - read the full invitation, and press release and fact sheet. As described, all questions related to this invitation must be directed to the Invitation Administrator at nyhxpm@health.state.ny.us.

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New York State has been awarded a $185.8 million federal grant to implement the Health Benefit Exchange. Read the full press release.

All of these updates are posted at www.healthbenefitexchange.ny.gov. Check back often for the latest news and events.

If you have questions about any of these updates, please feel free to contact me. Thank you for your ongoing support.

Best regards,

Sherry Tomasky


Sherry Tomasky

Director, Stakeholder Engagement

Health Benefit Exchange

NYS Department of Health

**Please Note New Phone Number**

Direct Line: 518-474-3287

office: 518-486-9102