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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

2017-2018 Budget Provisions on Early Intervention

2017-03-27T14:34:13+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

HPA STRONGLY OPPOSES THE EXECUTIVE AND ASSEMBLY PROPOSALS AND SUPPORTS THE SENATE REJECTION OF THE EARLY INTERVENTION PROVISIONS   The Governor’s budget proposes to significantly ... Read more

21 Mar 2017

2017-2018 High Cost Drug Budget Provision

2017-03-22T16:33:06+00:00 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

2017-03-17T17:55:22+00:00 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

2017-03-22T11:07:23+00:00 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

2017-03-22T11:02:40+00:00 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

2017-03-21T15:04:19+00:00 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

2017-03-21T14:59:00+00:00 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

13 Feb 2017

A.2370—HMO Contracts

2017-03-21T13:11:36+00:00 February 13th, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN OPPOSITION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, FEBRUARY 13, 2017 RE: A.2370 (Gottfried) AN ACT to amend the public health law and insurance law, in relation ... Read more