HIP HMO Preferred for City of New York Employees | EmblemHealth

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Welcome to the Gold Standard

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The HIP HMO Preferred Plan for City of New York Employees

EmblemHealth is proud to partner with the City of New York in offering you one of the most innovative health benefit programs in the country.

As a member of the reimagined HIP HMO Preferred Plan, you have many exciting resources to help you navigate the health care system and reward you for your healthy habits. We offer affordable health insurance that covers top doctors and hospitals — with the service you deserve.

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Plan Overview

The Benefits and Features of Your Plan

At EmblemHealth, we’re helping you create a healthier future. Get to know these important basics about how to use and get the most out of your plan.

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helping you live your best life

Wellness Program and Rewards

Our voluntary, personalized wellness program is dedicated to helping you thrive. We’ll match you with a health coach who can provide support and tips to help you stay healthy. Our rewards program gives you and up to 20 others a chance to win a $250 gift card each month to use on things that promote good health, just for keeping up healthy habits.

Dedicated Gold Line Service

Call our Gold Line, 833-CNY-GOLD (833-269-4653) (TTY: 711), where our specially trained Gold Line agents will make it easier for you to get your questions answered, and get the care you need more quickly.


Centers of Excellence

Access to industry-leading hospitals

You can have peace of mind with access to industry-leading hospitals. Through our Centers of Excellence, you have access to MSKCC (Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center) for cancer care and HSS (Hospital for Special Surgery) for orthopedics and musculoskeletal conditions.

Bringing care and coverage together

We partner with AdvantageCare Physicians, a primary and specialty care medical group committed to personalized quality care to support the overall health and well-being of our members and community. Many offices are co-located with Neighborhood Care.

Mental health benefit

Support when you need it

EmblemHealth's HIP HMO Preferred Plan covers mental health and substance abuse programs and services, with confidential help available 24/7.

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