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

14 Jun 2016

NYHPA on Opioid and Heroin Package

2017-03-07T11:44:26+00:00 June 14th, 2016|All News, Press Releases|

Statement by Paul Macielak, president and CEO “The heroin and opioid legislative package announced by the Governor and legislative leaders today offers a number of ... Read more

7 Jun 2016

NYHPA on DFS Superintendent Confirmation Hearing

2017-03-07T11:44:26+00:00 June 7th, 2016|All News, Press Releases|

Statement by Paul Macielak, president and CEO “As New York Senators consider the confirmation of a new Superintendent for the Department of Financial Services, we ... Read more

23 May 2016

NYHPA on “Step Therapy”

2017-03-07T11:44:27+00:00 May 23rd, 2016|All News, Press Releases|

 Statement by Paul Macielak, president and CEO “It’s unfortunate that some doctors and advocacy groups are not giving New Yorkers all the facts about ‘step ... Read more

18 May 2016

NYHPA on 2017 Rate Requests

2017-03-07T11:44:27+00:00 May 18th, 2016|All News, Press Releases|

The New York Health Plan Association (HPA) today called the 17.3% average increase for individual policies and 12% for small groups proposed for 2017 health ... Read more

26 Apr 2016

NYHPA on Health Plans’ Hepatitis C Drug Coverage

2017-03-07T11:44:28+00:00 April 26th, 2016|All News, Press Releases|

Statement from Paul Macielak, HPA President & CEO “The New York Health Plan Association (HPA) and its member plans have had an ongoing discussion with ... Read more

15 Apr 2016

NYHPA on Attorney General Action on Hepatitis C Drug Coverage

2017-03-07T11:44:28+00:00 April 15th, 2016|All News, Press Releases|

Statement from Paul Macielak, HPA President & CEO “For several weeks the New York Health Plan Association (HPA) and its member plans have been talking ... Read more

26 Jan 2016

New York Health Plan Association Raises Concern for Exchange Sustainability

2017-03-07T11:44:31+00:00 January 26th, 2016|All News, Press Releases|

New Standard & Poor’s Report Points to Continued Plan Losses Citing a new report on the effects of the Affordable Care Act in New York, ... Read more

26 Jan 2016

Standard & Poor’s Report on the Effects of the Affordable Care Act in New York

2017-03-07T11:44:31+00:00 January 26th, 2016|All News, Press Releases, News You Can Use|

Citing a new report on the effects of the Affordable Care Act in New York, the New York Health Plan Association today renewed its call ... Read more