S.4840. Provides for establishment of the New York Health plan

New York Senate
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Summary

                    Establishes the New York Health program, a comprehensive system of access to health insurance for New York state residents; provides for administrative structure of the plan; provides for powers and duties of the board of trustees, the scope of benefits, payment methodologies and care coordination; establishes the New York Health Trust Fund which would hold monies from a variety of sources to be used solely to finance the plan;  enacts provisions relating to financing of New York Health, including a payroll assessment, similar to the Medicare tax; establishes a temporary commission on implementation of the plan; provides for collective negotiations by health care providers with New York Health.
                

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  • REFERRED TO HEALTH

    Wed, Jan 3rd 2018
  • REFERRED TO HEALTH

    Fri, Mar 3rd 2017