--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Health Republic Insurance of New York:
Health Republic Insurance of New York, a new not-for-profit health insurance provider and New York State’s only Consumer Operated and Oriented Plan (CO-OP), has officially begun the open enrollment period for health insurance coverage starting on January 1, 2014.
Debra Friedman, President and CEO of Health Republic Insurance of New York, is available for comment and to participate in media interviews.
- Health Republic Insurance is a Consumer Operated and Oriented Plan, or CO-OP, designed to give New Yorkers more options for quality, affordable coverage in a consumer-friendly and focused way.
- The Company is offering health insurance rates for individuals and small groups that are among the lowest on the Exchange in nearly every category and geographic region.
- Through the MagnaCare network, Health Republic Insurance has more than 70,000 providers in 32 counties across the state, including New York City, Long Island, the Hudson Valley, the Capital District, parts of North County, Syracuse and parts of Western New York.
- Over time, the majority of the Company’s Board of Directors will be members of the plan, who will be elected by their peer members and whose priority is making sure every voice is heard and that the plan delivers superior value.
For more information, please visit the Company’s web site at newyork.healthrepublic.us.