Legislative Position Papers

/Legislative Position Papers

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.

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

13 Feb 2017

A.2370—HMO Contracts

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

27 Jan 2017

S.1870/A.2442—MLTC TBI Carve Out

January 27th, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 27, 2017 RE: S.1870 (Hannon)/A.2442 (Gottfried) AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to the ... Read more

17 Jan 2017

A.1378—AG Department on Contraceptive Coverage

January 17th, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN OPPOSITION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JANUARY 17, 2017 RE: A.1378 (Cahill) AN ACT to amend the insurance law, the social services law, in relation ... Read more

17 Jan 2017

A.700—Prescriber Prevails, MMC Carve Out

January 17th, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN OPPOSITION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JANUARY 17, 2017 RE: A.700 (Rodriguez) AN ACT to amend the social services law and the public health law, ... Read more

1 Jul 2016

S.3419-B/A.2834/B—Step Therapy

July 1st, 2016|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

Step Therapy Reality Check Myth: Step therapy forces patients to take and fail medications other than what their doctor has prescribed. Reality: Health plans use ... Read more