Press Releases 2022

Press Releases 2022


August 31
Vaccines are the Very Cornerstone of Public Health

August 1
MSSNY Urges Biden Administration to Declare a Public Health Emergency

July 1
MSSNY and New York State Ophthalmological Society Applaud Aetna Decision To Suspend Preauthorization for Cataract Surgery

June 30
Medical Society Statement Supporting Legislative Efforts to Protect New Yorkers from Gun Violence

June 24
Physicians Condemn Supreme Court Decision Overturning Roe as Misguided and Dangerous

June 23
NY State Medical Society Frustrated by Today’s SCOTUS Decision Striking Down New York Gun Law

June 23
NY State Medical Society Applauds FDA Decision to Order Juul E-Cigarettes Off the Market

June 6
Legislative Session Mixed Bag for Future of Healthcare in New York

May 25
Medical Society Offers Condolences to Texas Victims’ Families, Supports Waiting Period and Background Checks for Firearms Purchases

May 13
Medical Society Reaffirms Longstanding Policy that Supports Legalized Abortion

May 3
Medical Society Congratulates Rep Delgado on his Selection by Governor Hochul to be Next Lieutenant Governor

March 15
Statement from New York Physician & Hospital Organizations Calling on Legislature to Include Teleheahth Payment Parity in Final Enacted Budget for FY 2022-23

March 14
NYSPA / MSSNY / NASW-NYS Urge Governor & Legislature to Include Funding for Critical Program Educating Community Primary Care & Mental Health Practitioners & Specialistws to Care for Veterans

February 25
Medical Society Supports Court Decision to Strike Down Unfair Federal Regulations on Surprise Billing Dispute Process

February 24
MSSNY Applauds Passage of Dr. Lorna Breen Health Care Provider Protection Act

February 15
MSSNY Supports New Bill to Stem Prior Authorizations

January 21  
MSSNY Applauds Senate Confirmation of Mary Bassett, MD, MPH as NYS Department of Health Commissioner

January 5
MSSNY Looks Forward to Further Discussion with Governor and State Legislature on Health Care Initiatives Outlined in State of the State Address

January 5 As Opponents of COVID Vaccine Mandate Rally in Albany Today, MSSNY Amplifies its Support of Vaccines