Rural Health Network is hiring!

Director, Regional Transportation and Mobility Program

Challenging position leading and administering Mobility Management of South Central NY. MMSCNY operates an information and assistance call center, non-emergency medical transportation program, and has new services in development.

Responsible for supervision of staff (4); program operations, outcomes, and development. 

Required: Bachelors Degree in transportation, business, public administration, or a relevant field; management and supervision experience; strong written and verbal communication skills. Full time with benefits.

Send resume to or mail to: Search Committee, Rural Health  Network SCNY, PO Box 416, Whitney Point, NY 13862-0416 by November 30, 2015. 

To view full position description, click here.

New York State of Health

The third open-enrollment period to select a health insurance plan for 2016 begins November 1, 2015 and runs until January 31, 2016. During this time, you are able to enroll in a health insurance plan, switch plans, or apply for cost assistance.

REMEMBER, if you miss open enrollment you will not be able to sign up until the next open enrollment period (except in limited Special Enrollment cases).

Uninsured Americans (for 2016) will be penalized $695 per person or 2.5% of their household income, whichever is higher. Households will be penalized for uninsured children (under age 18) at half the adult rate ($347.50). The maximum dollar amount an uninsured family can be penalized is $2,085.

Quick Facts

  • Those who qualify for Medicaid or Child Health plus can enroll throughout the year.
  • Please note: If you experience a qualifying life event, you can enroll in private insurance outside the open enrollment period.
    • A list of qualifying life events can be found here
  • Please call the Rural Health Network of South Central NY at 607-692-7669 if you have any questions about health insurance or would like to shop, compare, and enroll at our Whitney Point office.

Upcoming Living Healthy Workshops

Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP)
  • Thursdays, October 8 - November 12, 2015 (six sessions)
  • 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. 
  • Tioga Opportunities, 9 Sheldon Guile Blvd., Owego, NY
  • Call Rural Health Network of SCNY to register: 692-7669
  • Click here to view the program flyer.

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