Paying for Your Health Care | NYC Health + Hospitals

Paying for Your Health Care

Financial concerns should not keep New Yorkers from seeking the health care their families need. NYC Health + Hospitals health care system hospitals and health centers give patients the opportunity to explore a variety of affordable insurance and payment options, always keeping information and immigration status private. Learn more about our Mission to keep New Yorkers healthy, regardless of ability to pay.

You and your family have many new health insurance options through New York’s Health Plan Marketplace — a place where you can shop for, compare, and enroll in health insurance programs and apply for assistance that could lower the cost of health coverage. Individuals and families may also qualify for free or low-cost coverage from Medicaid or Child Health Plus through the Marketplace. Anyone who needs health coverage can apply. Visit

MetroPlus – MetroPlus is NYC Health + Hospitals’ own health insurance plan that provides low or no-cost health insurance for adults, children, and families and offers special plans for NYC Health + Hospitals employees, people with HIV, and individuals who need long-term care. Learn more at

NYC Health + Hospitals health care system hospitals also accept a variety of other health insurance plans. For specific details, ask a financial counselor in your preferred NYC Health + Hospitals health care system hospital or health center.

NYC HEALTH + HOSPITALS Options – NYC Health + Hospitals’ own financial assistance and charity care program. Help is available to New York City residents who do not qualify for other insurance programs.

Avoid Surprises. – Reduce your chances of receiving an unexpected invoice for non-emergency health care. Click here to get information about how to reach our financial counselors, what health plans we participate in, and the costs for many of our services at all our hospitals and health centers.