New York – Healthfirst is pleased to announce that NYU Langone Medical Center and NYU Langone’s Hospital for Joint Diseases have been added to the list of in-network facilities our members may access, regardless of the Healthfirst health plan in which they are enrolled.
“We welcome NYU Langone Medical Center and NYU Langone’s Hospital for Joint Diseases to the Healthfirst network,” said Pat Wang, Healthfirst CEO. “We are committed to ensuring that our members have access to the best healthcare available, and we also know this is something that our members wanted and will appreciate.”
Healthfirst has also expanded its Urgent Care network to ensure that its members have broad access in the event of a non-life-threatening emergency or if the need for immediate care arises when their doctor is unavailable. Urgent Care facilities offer a valuable service that can save members both time and money.
For more information on provider locations near you, visit Healthfirst’s doctor look-up tool at www.HfDocFinder.org.
Healthfirst® is a not-for-profit health insurance company sponsored by some of the most prestigious hospitals and healthcare systems in New York. It serves close to 1.2 million members in New York City and in Long Island through government-sponsored programs including Child Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare Advantage, and Managed Long Term Care (Senior Health Partners), as well as through private health plans including Healthfirst Leaf and Qualified Health Plans, offered on NY State of Health, The Official Health Plan Marketplace. It has also just launched the Healthfirst Essential Plan, which offers even lower cost options for qualifying individuals. Healthfirst is a 4-Star Medicare Advantage plan and has 5 Stars for quality on the NY State of Health.