Press Releases

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

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

18 Jan 2017

NYHPA Response to State Budget Proposal

2017-03-07T11:44:23+00:00 January 18th, 2017|All News, Press Releases|

Statement by Paul Macielak, HPA President & CEO “Governor Cuomo’s Executive Budget includes a number of initiatives that bear watching in terms of the impact ... Read more