State Invites Public Comment on Urban Institute's Modeling Instructions

Posted July, 10 2008 by arianne

In March, the state finalized a contract with the Urban Institute (UI) to model out various proposals for health insurace reform in order to provide quantitative analyses on the cost and coverage of various proposals.  The state has recently publicized the instructions given to the UI in order to guide the modeling process, and has opened them […]

HCFANY Urges Gov. Paterson to Veto A.395/S.6385

Posted July, 9 2008 by arianne

HCFANY has sent a letter to Governor Paterson urging him to veto A.395/S6385, which would eliminate the anti-crowd out measures in the Healthy New York Statute. The letter explains HCFANY’s concerns in detail, but briefly, we urge this veto for three reasons: The bill encourages small businesses that do not provide coverage and uninsured individuals to sign up for […]