BERTRAM SCOTT, President & CEO, Affinity Health Plan, Bronx, NYC— THE HEALTH INSURANCE MARKETPLACE EXPLAINED: WHAT EVERY NEW YORKER NEEDS TO KNOW
This week on TALK! with AUDREY: BERTRAM SCOTT, President & CEO, Affinity Health Plan, Bronx, NYC is my guest. On October 1, the New York State Health Plan Marketplace opened under the Affordable Care Act and with 16 health insurers to choose from, understanding the differences between plan options will be critical to New York families. We talk about what every New Yorker needs to know about navigating the health insurance marketplace.
Consumers can evaluate the many health plan options on the New York State of Health: The Official Health Plan Marketplace, a one-stop, online marketplace to shop for and buy health coverage, beginning on October 1, 2013. The open enrollment period will last from October 1, 2013 through March 31, 2014.