Policy Advocacy

The New York Health Plan Association (HPA) works closely with government—lawmakers and policy makers—to help fulfill the organization’s mission to help establish sound public policy and achieve legislation and regulation that promote quality, cost containment and efficient use of health care resources.

As part of these efforts, 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.

Legislative Position Papers

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.

2017-2018 High Cost Drug Budget Provision

March 21st, 2017|0 Comments

S.4371/A.4738—New York Health Single Payer

February 14th, 2017|0 Comments

A.4472—MD Collective Bargaining

February 14th, 2017|0 Comments

A.4233—Medicaid PDP Uniform Formulary

February 14th, 2017|0 Comments

A.2539—Clinical Peer Review

February 13th, 2017|0 Comments

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Infographics

Infographics present information, data or knowledge in a concise, visual manner. HPA has developed a variety of infographics related to timely health care issues.

Focus on Pharmacy Drug Costs

March 21st, 2017|0 Comments

  • How $1 of Health Care Premium is Spent in New York State - Illustration

Where Does the Money Go?

August 26th, 2016|0 Comments

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Public Testimony

The New York Health Plan Association (HPA) is often asked to provide its views on various health care topics and pending legislation related to health care and health insurance. This includes testimony that is presented when the legislature or state agencies hold public hearings on issues related to health care and health insurance.

2017-18 Executive Budget Proposal

February 16th, 2017|0 Comments

2016-2017 Executive Budget Proposal

January 25th, 2016|0 Comments

2015-2016 Executive Budget Proposal

February 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

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Contact Your Lawmakers

HPA has made it easy to communicate with your lawmakers. Use the links below to find your legislators and obtain their contact information.

New York State Senate
 
New York State Assembly