Renew your NY Anthem benefits

Keep your coverage. Be sure to renew your Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield HP plan benefits every year.

Ready to renew in New York?


It’s quick and easy. Follow these steps to renew your benefits:

1. Check your mail, voicemail, email, and text messages


You’ll get a renewal reminder from Anthem letting you know it’s time to renew.

2. Complete your renewal application


Complete the entire renewal application and submit any documents requested by New York State.

3. Submit your renewal application


Submit your completed renewal application and documents before your renewal deadline.

Has anything changed?


Have you moved? Changed jobs? Got a new phone number? Be sure to update your information with New York State. This will ensure you keep your benefits.


Report any changes on the New York State of Health website, call 1-855-355-5777, or contact your Local Department of Social Services in your county.

Need help renewing?


Call us at 888-809-8009 (TTY 711) or visit a local Community Service Center to get free, in-person help.

You can also renew by calling New York State of Health at 1-855-355-5777 (TTY 1-800-662-1220), by visiting, or by contacting your Local Department of Social Services.