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Different Types of Managed Care Plans

If you are enrolled in a managed care plan you must follow certain rules to access medical care. Read about the different types of managed care plans offered in New York State.

Key Terms

Read about key terms related to health insurance. Understanding these terms will help you understand how to use your coverage.

Fight a denial

What Should I Do If I Receive a Denial? If your health plan refused to pay for a medical service or denied a prior authorization request, you have the right to fight the denial through your plan’s appeal process. But before you file your appeal, there is some information you need to know. Start by

Resolving Medical Bills

Don’t understand why you received a medical bill when you have health insurance coverage? Read more.

How do I use my health insurance?

This section is meant to help you understand how to use your health plan by explaining your plan’s rules for accessing care and your rights and responsibilities as an enrollee.

MAGI Medicaid

MAGI Medicaid offers comprehensive health insurance to low-income children and adults. Most people must receive services through a managed care plan.

How do I get health insurance?

Health insurance gives you better access to medical services, can improve your health, and protects you from paying high out of pocket costs if you get sick.

CHA can help answer your healthcare questions.

  • Call our helpline at (888) 614-5400 Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm,
  • or email