The Essential Plan

Think you can’t afford health insurance? You have options.

You could pay as little as $0 or $20 a month with the Essential Plan, available to individuals between the ages of 19 and 64, based on your household income.
With the Essential Plan, you’ll pay no deductible and have access to benefits such as:
  • Doctor visits, including no-cost preventive care and wellness visits
  • Emergency room and urgent care visits
  • Hospital stays
  • Lab tests (including blood tests and X-rays)
  • Prescription drug coverage*
  • 24/7 access to doctors through video chat or phone with Teladoc**
  • And more!

You can even get vision and dental coverage for $0*, or just a few dollars more, depending on the plan. We have health plans you may be able to enroll in any time during the year. We can help you find out if you’re eligible. Fill out the form above to learn more!

PLUS, you’ll have access to:

  • A large network of doctors and specialists at many of New York’s top hospitals
  • Healthfirst community locations throughout New York City and on Long Island
  • Help in the language you speak. We can even come to your home to help you find a plan that’s right for you.

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Plans are offered by affiliates of Healthfirst, Inc. Plans contain exclusions and limitations.

*Some copay, premium, and additional costs may apply, based on income and plan type.

**Telemedicine isn’t a replacement for your Primary Care Provider (PCP). Your PCP should always be your first choice for care and for regular visits.

You must be enrolled in a Healthfirst Essential Plan 1 Plus Vision & Dental; a Healthfirst Essential Plan 2 Plus Vision & Dental; a Healthfirst Essential Plan 3; or a Healthfirst Essential Plan 4 to have adult dental and adult vision benefits.

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To learn more about applying for health insurance through NY State of Health, The Official Health Plan Marketplace, visit www.nystateofhealth.ny.gov or call 855-355-5777.

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Think you can’t afford health insurance? You have options.

You could pay as little as $0 or $20 a month with the Essential Plan, available to individuals between the ages of 19 and 64, based on your household income.

With the Essential Plan, you’ll pay no deductible and have access to benefits such as:

  • Doctor visits, including no-cost preventive care and wellness visits
  • Emergency room and urgent care visits
  • Hospital stays
  • Lab tests (including blood tests and X-rays)
  • Prescription drug coverage*
  • 24/7 access to doctors through video chat or phone with Teladoc**
  • And more!

You can even get vision and dental coverage for $0*, or just a few dollars more, depending on the plan. We have health plans you may be able to enroll in any time during the year. We can help you find out if you’re eligible. Fill out the form above to learn more!

PLUS, you’ll have access to:

  • A large network of doctors and specialists at many of New York’s top hospitals
  • Healthfirst community locations throughout New York City and on Long Island
  • Help in the language you speak. We can even come to your home to help you find a plan that’s right for you.

©2016 HF Management Services, LLC. INA16_132(b)

Plans are offered by affiliates of Healthfirst, Inc. Plans contain exclusions and limitations.

*Some copay, premium, and additional costs may apply, based on income and plan type.

**Telemedicine isn’t a replacement for your Primary Care Provider (PCP). Your PCP should always be your first choice for care and for regular visits.

You must be enrolled in a Healthfirst Essential Plan 1 Plus Vision & Dental; a Healthfirst Essential Plan 2 Plus Vision & Dental; a Healthfirst Essential Plan 3; or a Healthfirst Essential Plan 4 to have adult dental and adult vision benefits.

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To learn more about applying for health insurance through NY State of Health, The Official Health Plan Marketplace, visit www.nystateofhealth.ny.gov or call 855-355-5777.

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The Essential Plan

Think you can’t afford health insurance? You have options.

You could pay as little as $0 or $20 a month with the Essential Plan, available to individuals between the ages of 19 and 64, based on your household income. With the Essential Plan, you’ll pay no deductible and have access to benefits such as:

  • Doctor visits, including no-cost preventive care and wellness visits
  • Emergency room and urgent care visits
  • Hospital stays
  • Lab tests (including blood tests and X-rays)
  • Prescription drug coverage*
  • 24/7 access to doctors through video chat or phone with Teladoc**
  • And more!

You can even get vision and dental coverage for $0, or just a few dollars more, depending on the plan.* Plus, enrollment in the Essential Plan is available all year long. We can help you find out if you’re eligible. Fill out the form to the right to learn more! PLUS, you’ll have access to:

  • A large network of doctors and specialists at many of New York’s top hospitals
  • Healthfirst community locations throughout New York City and on Long Island
  • Help in the language you speak. We can even come to your home to help you find a plan that’s right for you.

©2016 HF Management Services, LLC. INA16_132(b)

Plans are offered by affiliates of Healthfirst, Inc. Plans contain exclusions and limitations.

*Some copay, premium, and additional costs may apply, based on income and plan type.

**Telemedicine isn’t a replacement for your Primary Care Provider (PCP). Your PCP should always be your first choice for care and for regular visits.

You must be enrolled in a Healthfirst Essential Plan 1 Plus Vision & Dental; a Healthfirst Essential Plan 2 Plus Vision & Dental; a Healthfirst Essential Plan 3; or a Healthfirst Essential Plan 4 to have adult dental and adult vision benefits.

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To learn more about applying for health insurance through NY State of Health, The Official Health Plan Marketplace, visit www.nystateofhealth.ny.gov or call 855-355-5777.

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New York, NY 10007
We’re happy to answer your questions.

Call us: 1-855-725-3349
Monday-Saturday, 8am-8pm
TDD / TTY
English: 1-888-542-3821
Spanish: 1-888-867-4132
You can also stop by one of our Community Locations.