Affinity Health Plan

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    In 2014, New York State expanded its Medicaid program. Now, single people earning $16,105 a year or less, or a family of 4 with income of $32,913 or less, may be eligible for free health insurance see chart (for more detail on income limits). You can find out whether you qualify for Medicaid by clicking on the button to the right or by calling us at 866-241-3404.

    The Medicaid managed program offered through Affinity ranks among the largest programs in the New York metropolitan area. With Affinity, you get:

    • Your own doctor who will give you basic care, check ups and treat you when you are sick
    • Dental and eye care
    • Lab tests and x-rays
    • Hospital care
    • Alcohol and drug abuse services
    • Home health visits
    • ER visits
    • Maternity care
    • Family planning services
    • Great customer service, and much more

    Who may qualify for Medicaid program through Affinity? People who...

    » can sign up for Medicaid in either the TANF, Transitional Medical Assistance or SSI programs;
    » live in New York City, or in Nassau, Orange, Rockland, Suffolk or Westchester county;
    » are not on Medicare;
    » are not living in a nursing home, a mental health facility, or a residential treatment center for children and youth;
    » are not in a long term home health care program or child care facility;
    » are not in a hospice program at the time of signing up.

    How much does the program cost?

    This program is free. Members do not have to make any monthly payment. There are no co-pays for covered services. This chart shows how much income you can make per month to qualify for Medicaid. The income limits vary depending on the size of your family. We can also help you calculate your eligibility for this program if you fill out this form.

    Do you want to apply for Medicaid managed care offered through Affinity?

    If you want to apply, click here to send us your information. Our Representative will call you, answer your questions and help you get started.

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    Medicaid logoFor more information about Medicaid Managed Care and Child Health Plus, call New York Health Options at 1-800-541-2831.  To learn more about applying for health insurance through NY State of Health, The Official Health Plan Marketplace, visit or call 1-855-355-5777.