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

23 Oct 2017

New York Health Plan Association Names New President & CEO

2017-10-23T16:14:40+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|All News, Press Releases|

  The New York Health Plan Association (HPA) Board of Directors today announced the selection of Eric Linzer to succeed Paul Macielak as president and ... Read more

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