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Cost & Coverage

Base is a High Deductible Health Plan and is available to people under 30 years of age. Base offers the lowest monthly cost of all plans, but costs more when you get care. See How a High Deductible Plan Works. (PDF)

Under the Base plan, you'll receive free coverage for:

Base is a good option if you need low-cost protection in the event of a catastrophic injury or illness. Base is only available for purchase from the NY State of Health.

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A Great Provider Network

All of our plans give you access to thousands of top-quality doctors, hospitals and pharmacies locally and nationwide through the BlueCard Network.

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Exclusive Member Benefits

As our member, you'll enjoy:

Need Help?

Our dedicated insurance advisors can help you get coverage:

For HMOBlue Option, Blue Choice Option or Child Health Plus, call 1-800-716-4885

Mon. - Thurs. 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

For All Other Plans, call

TDD/TTY: 1-800-421-1220

Mon. - Thurs. 8 a.m. to 7 p.m
Friday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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