Child Health Plus (CHP) – A comprehensive health insurance plan available to most uninsured children under the age of 19. Income requirements make it possible for working families to get free or low-cost health insurance for their children. All children are eligible regardless of their immigration status – even undocumented children are eligible. Family Health Plus (FHP) – A public health insurance program for adults between the ages of 19
Important Information about Paying for Your Care at NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst If you do not have health insurance that covers the services you receive from us, you may be eligible for financial assistance in paying your medical bills. Information about financial assistance is available at our NYC Health + Hospitals Options Office by contacting (718) 334-2565. NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst is a participating provider in many health plan networks.
Avoid Surprises. Reduce your chances of receiving an unexpected invoice for non-emergency healthcare. Get information about how to reach our financial counselors, what health plans we participate in and the costs for many of our services. Click here for a list of the insurance plans we participate with currently at NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst. MetroPlus – An NYC Health + Hospitals subsidiary that provides low or no-cost health insurance through
Social Workers at NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst provide an array of services to meet the diverse needs of the people within our community. We seek to enhance the lives of our patients and their families on all levels by addressing their emotional and social needs. Social Workers care about the “whole” of a patient’s life. They help patients and families cope and plan the next step while other healthcare professionals,