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Low- or no-cost health insurance with Empire

Empire offers these benefits to kids, families, and adults in New York through Medicaid, Child Health Plus (CHPlus), and the Essential Plan.

Do you qualify?

You may qualify if:

  • You live in New York
  • Your family income is less than the amount below

Who needs health insurance?

How many people live in your house?

Pregnant women should also count their unborn child(ren).

You may qualify if your monthly income is less than:

Please make your selections above

Children under age 19 may qualify for CHPlus at higher income levels, but will pay the full monthly premium amount.

What you get with Empire

Empire has helped millions of New Yorkers get access to quality health care. We’ll do the same for you.

Our doctors

We work with thousands of doctors to make getting medical care easy. Use our search tool to see if we work with yours.

Let’s get started!

We can help you:

  • Find out if you’re eligible to enroll through the NY State of Health Marketplace
  • Complete an application
  • See what’s covered
  • Get answers to your questions

We’re available by phone, live chat or in person:

Call 1-844-405-4299

Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Eastern time. You can also request a call back.

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Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m

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