Posted October 15, 2015 by Hannah Lupien
This video shows HCFANY Steering Committee member Claudia Calhoon of New York Immigration Coalition discussing NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio’s new undocumented immigrant healthcare initiative and work of the HCFANY Racial & Ethnic Disparities Task Force. (At minute 8:39 Claudia talks about HCFANY’s advocacy work!)
Posted September 16, 2015 by Hannah Lupien
New data from the U.S. Census Bureau shows that the uninsured rate in New York has fallen to 8.7%. HCFANY’s press release, praising the success of NYSOH and the ACA, is here.
Posted February 17, 2015 by Amanda
Key points of the HCFANY 2015 Legislative Agenda: Comprehensive coverage for all immigrants Consumer assistance to help New Yorkers use and keep their health insurance Ensuring access to out-of-network coverage A basic health program for lower-income New Yorkers Streamlining access to hospital financial assistance To read more, click on the attached issue brief! HCFANY_2015_Policy_Agenda_FINAL
Posted December 23, 2014 by Amanda
More than one million New Yorkers obtained coverage through NY State of Health (NYSOH), the new health insurance marketplace created under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), in its first year. The ACA also brings benefits to those who already have insurance: for example, preventive services are available without out-of-pocket costs and lifetime and annual limits are […]