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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.

27 Jan 2017

S.1870/A.2442—MLTC TBI Carve Out

2017-03-22T12:07:32+00:00 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

2017-03-22T12:08:05+00:00 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

2017-03-21T14:38:26+00:00 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

2017-03-07T11:44:26+00:00 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

14 Jun 2016

S.4417-A/A.2888-A—Westchester County Health Care Delivery System Network

2017-03-17T17:59:25+00:00 June 14th, 2016|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN OPPOSITION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JUNE 14, 2016 Re: S.4417-A (Murphy)/A.2888-A (Abinanti) An act to amend the public authorities law, in relation to authorizing ... Read more

6 Jun 2016

S.6962-A/A.10478—Abuse Deterrent Drug Mandate

2017-03-17T18:01:14+00:00 June 6th, 2016|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN OPPOSITION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JUNE 6, 2016 Re: A.10478 (Cusick)/S.6962-A (Hannon) AN ACT to amend the insurance law, in relation to the use ... Read more

18 May 2016

S.5062-A/S.3525-A—New York Health Single Payer

2017-03-17T18:03:05+00:00 May 18th, 2016|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN OPPOSITION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MAY 18, 2016 Re: A. 5062-A (Gottfried)/S.3525-A (Perkins) AN ACT to amend the public health law and the state ... Read more

16 May 2016

S.7686/A.10026—Prescription Drug Cost Transparency

2017-03-17T18:06:07+00:00 May 16th, 2016|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 16, 2016 Re: S.7686 (Hannon)A.10026 (McDonald) - An act to amend the public health law, in relation to ... Read more