Legislative Position Papers

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The New York Health Plan Association (HPA) offers its views through Legislative Position Papers ”memos of support or opposition” on various health care topics and pending legislation related to health care and health insurance.

23 Mar 2017

Assembly Budget Provisions on Mail Order Pharmacies

March 23rd, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

HPA Opposes the Assembly  One House Budget Proposal  on Mail Order  The Assembly one-house budget proposal seeks to undo legislation approved in 2011 that was ... Read more

23 Mar 2017

Assembly Budget Medicaid Pharmacy Provisions

March 23rd, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

HPA Opposes the Assembly One-House Budget Medicaid Pharmacy Proposal The Assembly one-house budget proposal seeks to mandate that Medicaid managed care (MMC) plans adopt the ... Read more

21 Mar 2017

2017-2018 High Cost Drug Budget Provision

March 21st, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

HPA STRONGLY SUPPORTS THE EXECUTIVE PROPOSAL Pharmacy costs are the fastest growing costs in the Medicaid program, increasing from $4.3 billion to $6.7 billion in ... Read more

14 Feb 2017

S.4371/A.4738—New York Health Single Payer

February 14th, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN OPPOSITION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 14, 2017 RE: S.4371 (Perkins)/A.4738 (Gottfried) AN ACT to amend the public health law and the state finance ... Read more

14 Feb 2017

A.4472—MD Collective Bargaining

February 14th, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN OPPOSITION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: FEBRUARY 14, 2017 RE: A.4472 (Gottfried) – AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to requirements ... Read more

14 Feb 2017

A.4233—Medicaid PDP Uniform Formulary

February 14th, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN OPPOSITION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, FEBRUARY 14, 2017 RE: A.4233 (Gottfried) AN ACT to amend the social services law and the public health law, ... Read more

13 Feb 2017

A.2539—Clinical Peer Review

February 13th, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN OPPOSITION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: FEBRUARY 13, 2017 RE: A.2539 (Gottfried) AN ACT to amend the public health law and the insurance law, in ... Read more

13 Feb 2017

A.2389—Credentialing

February 13th, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN OPPOSITION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: FEBRUARY 13, 2017 RE: A.2389 (Gottfried) AN ACT to amend the public health law and the insurance law, in ... Read more