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Individual Health Insurance – Press Release

Individual Health Insurance Policy Pricing Added to

Brewster, NY- December 10, 2014: News Watch 50 – announced today the launch of their new individual health insurance options on their website to serve the needs of sole proprietor business owners who have lost their group health insurance plans.

An unprecedented number of sole proprietors have seen their group health insurance plans cancelled in 2014 due to provisions in The Affordable Care Act (ACA). Most small business owners have already received health insurance cancellation notices and are being told their self-employed status no longer allows them to qualify for group health insurance, i.e. Sole Proprietor Health Insurance.

Self-employed business owners without any employees on payroll are now being forced to buy Individual health insurance on the Insurance Exchanges. But buying health insurance, especially on the insurance exchanges can sometimes be overwhelming for many consumers. can help take the complexity out of the buying process. By partnering with top insurance firms such as United Healthcare, Health Republic, CareConnect and MVP, HealthPlansNY is poised to help sole proprietors and their families find a health plan that is both affordable and comprehensive.

“Amid the many changes to the health insurance landscape over the past few years, we know many small business owners are frustrated and confused about the available health care options,” commented Jay Gerlitz, a partner at HealthPlansNY. “Our updated website explains the health care options that are available to small business owners and their families in an easy-to-understand format.”

Sole proprietors, individuals and families in need of affordable health care can now find multiple health insurance plan options along with friendly, helpful advice at 

About HealthPlansNY:

HealthPlansNY was established to help small-business owners take control of spiraling health-insurance and supplemental-benefits costs. With a combined 35+ years of experience, the principals of HealthPlansNY work with clients across New York, New Jersey and Connecticut to reduce insurance costs and provide coverage for small-business owners. For further information about HealthPlansNY, please visit them online at