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