CUNY HAS A NEW STUDENT HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN!


Online enrollment for the new CUNY-United Healthcare Insurance plan is open through February 28, 2014. CUNY students registered for 6 or more credits are eligible to enroll.

For information about the plan benefits, please see United Healthcare/CUNY 2013-14 Benefit Summary Brochure <pdf>

If you have questions, please call United Healthcare at 800-767-0700. Please note that you can enroll online at www.UHCSR.com/CUNY during the open enrollment periods.


Insurance for International Students

The CUNY-United Healthcare insurance plan meets the Department of State Exchange Visitor Program's mandatory insurance specifications.

For more information please visit the Insurance for International Students website.

 

NY State of Health: The Official Health Plan Marketplace

https://nystateofhealth.ny.gov/

 

FAMILY HEALTH PLUS

NY State's no-cost health insurance program for adults who do not currently have health insurance - either on their own or through their employers but have incomes too high to qualify for Medicaid. Family Health Plus is available to single adults (age 19-64 earning up to $10,890.00 per year), couples without children, and parents with low income (parents in a family of 4 earning up to $33,525 per year), who live in NY State and are US Citizens or fall under one of many immigrant categories. NO co-payments, deductibles or contributions once a student has enrolled. Application, certain information, and personal interview required.

Phone: 1-877-934-7587

http://www.health.state.ny.us/nysdoh/fhplus/index.htm

NYC HealthStat prescreening Phone: 1-888-NYC-6116 www.nyc.gov/healthstat

New York Medicaid CHOICE

Helpline: 1-800-505-5678

 

HEALTHY NEW YORK

The Healthy NY program is designed to assist small business owners in providing their employees and their employees' families with the health insurance they need and deserve. In addition, uninsured workers whose employers do not provide health insurance may also purchase comprehensive coverage directly through the Healthy NY program. Rates vary by plan and county you live in.

http://www.ins.state.ny.us/website2/hny/english/hny.htm

 

TRAVEL INSURANCE SERVICES' STUDY USA HEALTHCARE

For International Students

Study USA Healthcare provides heath benefits to foreign students studying in the U.S. and also U.S. students planning to study abroad.

Phone: 1-800-937-1387

www.travelinsure.com

 

INTERNATIONAL SOS ASSISTANCE, INC.

For International Students

Phone: 1-800-523-8930

http://www.isoa.org/compass_world_main.aspx

 

Getting Health Insurance You Can Afford

New York City Managed Care Consumer Assistance Program (NYC MCCAP)

Phone: (212) 614-5400

www.nycmccap.org

Please note: The Office of Student Affairs strongly suggests that every student requesting the above information contact specific health insurance providers individually to obtain current information regarding potential health insurance providers and the details of their coverage. This information is subject to change and is not comprehensive.