Kaleida Health is the lead agency in Erie County for the In-Person Assistors (IPAs)/Navigators program of the New York Health Benefit Exchange.
Under the new grant-funded program, Kaleida Health staff will help individuals, whether a Kaleida Health patient or not, to:
- Understand the insurance offerings on the Exchange
- Select the best options for themselves, their family, or their small business
- Determine what level of financial assistance is available to them
- Apply for and secure coverage
Appointments are free and confidential, and IPAs/Navigators can also assist individuals with enrollment in Medicaid, Child Health Plus, the Individual Marketplace and the Small Business Marketplace.
To speak with a Kaleida Health IPA/Navigator, please call 716-859-8979. For more information about NY State of Health: The Official Health Plan Marketplace, visit https://nystateofhealth.ny.gov/.