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GoldCare Plan

MetroPlusHealth’s GoldCare plan is for daycare workers in New York City.

Who is it for?

  • All New York City day care workers of the Day Care Council Of NY, Local 205, DC 37 Welfare Fund

  • Their eligible spouses and dependents

Plan Features

Monthly Premium


Monthly Premium


Annual Checkup

Doctors & Specialists

$0 24/7 telehealth with MetroPlusHealth Virtual Visit

Hospital Visits

Prescription Drug Coverage

Prepackaged Medications

NYC Daycare Employees

$0 – $90.00 for employee



What does the GoldCare Plan provide?

  • Free 24/7 virtual access to doctors and therapists

  • Wellness programs

  • Member website to help you manage your account

  • Expanded access to urgent care

  • Medications pre-packaged and delivered to you at no extra cost through PillPack or CVS Pharmacy

Free or Low-Cost Preventive Health Care Services

Preventive Health Care Guidelines

At MetroPlusHealth, we always want you to be at your best. That’s why we encourage you and your family to take advantage of preventive care services available to you at low or no cost. We’ve listed dozens of FREE preventive services here for adults, women and children that just may help you be your healthiest yet.

Free or Low-Cost Preventive Health Care Services

New plan year effective October 1, 2023!

With thousands of doctors across all of NYC and access to many hospitals, MetroPlusHealth GoldCare is more affordable than ever.

Available exclusively to NYC day care workers of the Day Care Council Of NY Local 205, DC 37 Welfare Fund, MetroPlusHealth GoldCare offers a comprehensive package of benefits, including coverage for prescription drugs.

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Who is Eligible for MetroPlusHealth GoldCare?

All verified permanent and non-administrative employees who work in an Administration for Children’s Services/Agency for Child Development (ACS/ACD) funded Day Care Center and/or Family Day Care Centers that are a party to a Labor-Management contract with the Community and Social Agency Employees Union, District Council 37, Local 205, AFSCME and who work a minimum of 30 hours a week.

MetroPlusHealth is proud to offer these plans to members of Local 205. We have a history of caring for New Yorkers for over 35 years, with an extensive network of doctors and hospitals across New York City. Join us

Due to changes in IRS regulations, MetroPlusHealth will not automatically mail 1095-B forms to all members. If you would like a copy of your 1095-B form, please contact Member Services to request one.

Call: 877-475-3795 (TTY: 711)

Write: MetroPlus Health Plan
Attn: Operations
50 Water Street, 7th Floor
​New York, NY 10004

NYS Standard Form to Designate a Representative to Assist with Health Insurance Authorizations, Complaints, Grievances, and Appeals
MetroPlusHealth Virtual Visit

Access to a doctor—whenever and wherever you need it!

MetroPlusHealth Virtual Visit is the fast, easy way for our members to see a provider for common physical, mental, emotional, and behavioral health issues that are not emergencies. MetroPlusHealth Virtual Visit is available anytime, from anywhere in New York State, 24/7 – and in your language.

Know your rights and protections against surprise medical bills!

When you get emergency care or are treated by an out-of-network provider at an in-network hospital or ambulatory surgical center, you are protected from balance billing. In these cases, you shouldn’t be charged more than your plan’s copayments, coinsurance and/or deductible.

Are you receiving care at an NYC Health + Hospitals facility?

Manage Your Health Online With MyChart. Members who receive care at NYC Health + Hospital facilities now have access to MyChart. MyChart is a free secure portal you can use to manage your health information. MyChart allows you to:

  • Message your primary care provider’s office
  • Request refills of your prescription drugs
  • Access your test results
  • Schedule appointments
Preventive Services Resources

Learn about all of the free preventive services for adults, women and children. Preventive care includes immunizations, physical exams, lab tests and prescriptions. If you have any questions, call one of our Member Services Representatives. We’re here to help.

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last updated: April 10, 2024

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