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Press Releases 2019

MSSNY Statement on NYS Legislation to Establish Maternal Mortality Review Board

MSSNY Applauds NYS Leadership for Supporting Patient Access to Care 

MSSNY Applauds Laura Curran Re: Opposition to Marijuana Legalization

MSSNY Statement on Legalization of Cannabis Public Hearing

MSSNY Statement on Revised New York Health Act Legislation

MSSNY Statement on Tobacco Purchase Age

Press Releases 2018

MSSNY Statement in Response to Judge O’connor’s ACA Ruling

MSSNY Statement on DFS’ Approval of CVS-Aetna

New York State Health Foundation Report

MSSNY Will Convene Task Force on Death and Dying

MSSNY President Testifies Before Assembly Committee on Health on “Medical Aid in Dying”

Physicians Concerned with Encroachment of Corporate Interests into Medical Care Delivery

MSSNY Passes Gun Safety Resolutions 

Thomas J. Madejski, MD, Elected President

Arthur C. Fougner, MD Elected President-Elect

Bonnie Litvack, MD Elected Vice-President
Frank Dowling, MD Elected Secretary

Mark J. Adams, MD, MBA, FACR Elected Assistant Treasurer

Kira Geraci-Ciardullo, MD, MPH Elected Speaker

William Latreille, MD Re-elected Vice Speaker
Sana Bloch, MD, FAAN Elected Assistant Secretary 

Statement by MSSNY President Charles Rothberg, MD re: Revised Lavern’s Law

Statement by Charles Rothberg, MD, Regarding the Executive Budget Proposal

New York Physicians Boost the State’s Economy

NY Doctors Pay Higher Liability Costs than Any Other State

Press Releases 2017

NY Medical Society Calls for Critical Review of Proposed CVS Takeover of Aetna

CMS’ “Meaningful Measures” Initiative

Aetna/CVS Merger

NY Teens Should Not Be Puffing on E-Cigarettes or Any Other Toxic Inhalant

Statement from President Dr. Charles Rothberg Regarding President Trump’s Executive Order

Help Colleagues in Puerto Rico

Senate Republicans’ Decision to Not Vote on Obamacare Repeal Legislation

MSSNY Statement on Senate ‘Skinny’ Repeal Vote

MSSNY Supports Dr. Jerome M. Adams’ Nomination as US Surgeon General

MSSNY Applauds US House of Representatives for Seeking to Reduce Medical Liability Costs

NY Physicians’ Deep Concern for Congressional Healthcare Bills: Statement from Medical Society of the State of New York President Charles Rothberg, MD

Statement of MSSNY President Malcolm Reid, MD, MPP in Response to AHCA Legislation Before Congress

Statement on Anthem Cigna Merger

Press Releases 2016

John P. Belmont Named Vice President of Legislative and Regulatory Affairs

Anthem-Cigna Deal is Bad Medicine for New York

Morris Auster To Head MSSNY’s Division of Governmental Affairs

New York’s Top Medical Liability Insurer to Join Berkshire Hathaway Family of Companies 

Westchester Physician Malcolm D. Reid Elected President of State Medical Society

Arthur C. Fougner, MD, Re-Elected Secretary of NY State Medical Society

Joseph R. Sellers, MD, Elected Treasurer of State Medical Society

William Latreille, MD, Re-Elected Vice Speaker of NY State Medical Society