New York Employment Law Update – March 2017

New York

Governor Cuomo Says Health Insurers Must Cover Medically Necessary 3-D Mammograms Without Co-Pays, Co-Insurance, or Deductibles

On February 28, 2017, New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that health insurers are required under the New York Insurance Law to provide medically necessary coverage for 3-D mammograms without co-pays, co-insurance, or deductibles. This action builds on actions the Governor took earlier this year to support the health and reproductive rights of New York women, and legislation he signed last year to enhance access to breast cancer screenings.

Read the Governor’s Action and Press Release