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Hospital and physician services at Memorial Sloan Kettering are covered by standard Medicare insurance. You are responsible for co-insurance and deductible costs. 

In New York: Memorial Sloan Kettering’s New York locations are in-network with the Emblem Medicare Advantage Plans.

In New Jersey: Memorial Sloan Kettering’s  New Jersey locations in Basking Ridge, Bergen and Monmouth are in-network with the Horizon Medicare Advantage Plan. This plan is not accepted for care provided at MSK’s New York locations.

If you are enrolled in any other Medicare Advantage plan, please contact your insurance carrier to determine your benefits and coverage at Memorial Sloan Kettering since your access may be limited.


New York State Medicaid covers physician and hospital services at Memorial Sloan Kettering. Patients are responsible for co-payments.

We also have contractual relationships involving Medicaid Managed Care plans listed below. If you are enrolled in a Medicaid Managed Care plan that is not listed here, please contact a Medicaid representative to determine whether the plan provides coverage at Memorial Sloan Kettering.

  • EmblemHealth
    Memorial Sloan Kettering is an in-network provider with EmblemHealth’s PPO, EPO, POS, and HMO plans as well as their Enhanced Care Prime Network, which supports Medicaid Managed Care and Child Health Plus plans. Memorial Sloan Kettering is also in-network with the New York State Essential Emblem Health plan, which can be purchased on the insurance exchange. Emblem Health does not include us in any of its Medicare plans. You must bring a referral from your Emblem primary care doctor to your first appointment.
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus
    Memorial Sloan Kettering is an in-network provider with NY Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus plan. This plan was formerly known as Amerigroup.

Patients with insurance questions should contact Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Insurance Information line at 646-497-9176, Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm ET (closed between 12:30 pm-1:30 pm).