Press Releases

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Providing news and views from the New York Health Plan Association on a variety of topics.

13 Oct 2017

New York Health Plan Association on Federal Actions Weakening ACA

2017-10-13T16:41:12+00:00 October 13th, 2017|All News, Press Releases|

Statement of Paul Macielak, HPA President & CEO  “We are concerned that actions announced yesterday — the executive order issued by the Trump Administration followed ... Read more

14 Jun 2017

NYHPA on Mandated Infertility Coverage Proposal

2017-06-16T15:35:54+00:00 June 14th, 2017|All News, Press Releases|

Statement by Paul Macielak, HPA President & CEO “Although we recognize lawmakers want to help New Yorkers affected by infertility, the reality is that expanding ... Read more

7 Jun 2017

NYHPA Asks “Where Are the Rates? “

2017-06-07T10:45:08+00:00 June 7th, 2017|All News, Press Releases|

For Immediate Release: June 7, 2017   Voicing concerns about the credibility of the prior approval process, including a lack of transparency, the New York ... Read more

5 Jun 2017

Cuomo’s ACA Emergency Regulation

2017-06-05T13:57:02+00:00 June 5th, 2017|All News, Press Releases|

Statement by Paul Macielak, NYHPA President & CEO   "We believe most — if not all — these coverage requirements exist in current law or ... Read more

15 May 2017

2018 Rate Request Prediction

2017-05-15T15:06:29+00:00 May 15th, 2017|All News, Press Releases|

2018 Rate Requests: “New Day, Same Old Story” For Immediate Release:  May 15, 2017 The New York Health Plan Association (HPA) today predicted health plans ... Read more

4 May 2017

HPA statement on AHCA bill

2017-05-05T10:45:54+00:00 May 4th, 2017|All News, Press Releases|

New York Health Plan Association Response to American Heath Care Act   Statement by Paul Macielak, HPA President & CEO  For Immediate Release May 4, ... Read more

26 Apr 2017

A Unique Coalition of Providers, Labor, Business, Insurers and Consumers Urges Congress to Fund ACA Subsidies

2017-04-26T12:11:13+00:00 April 26th, 2017|All News, Press Releases|

As groups representing millions of New York consumers, providers, health plans, employers, and health care workers, we share a common belief that every New Yorker ... Read more

21 Feb 2017

NYHPA on DFS Contraception Coverage “Sting”

2017-04-03T12:02:46+00:00 February 21st, 2017|All News, Press Releases|

Statement by Paul Macielak, president and CEO “Health plans make every effort to provide consumers with accurate and up to date information. “In the case ... Read more