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Forums and Events - Expanding Public Health Insurance (New York stakeholders video), May 19, 2011

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New York Stakeholders

Mary Clark, Citizen Action of New York
Jeffrey Gold, Health Care Association of New York State
Paul Macielak, New York Health Plan Association

Expanding Public Health Insurance Under the Affordable Care Act: What New York Might Learn from Connecticut, Massachusetts and Vermont

May 19, 2011

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This lively, interactive forum focused on how some states are expanding public health coverage in implementing the federal legislation that passed last year. The forum kicked off with presentations from speakers representing states neighboring New York: Brian Rosman of Health Care for All Massachusetts, Jill Zorn of the Universal Health Care Foundation of Connecticut and Robin Lunge of Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin's office. New York State Senate Health Committee Chairman Kemp Hannon, Assembly Health Committee Chairman Richard Gottfried and Judy Arnold of the New York State Health Department spoke about past and current efforts aimed at expanding health coverage in New York. In this video, representatives of health insurance, hospital and insurance groups join the forum: Mary Clark of Citizen Action of New York, a consumer advocacy group; Jeffrey Gold of the Health Care Association of New York State, a group of hospitals and health care networks; and Paul Macielak of New York Health Plan Association, a trade group for managed care insurance plans.

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