Connecting Voices From Across NY State
Connecting Voices From Across NY State
Advancing consumer interests in Medicaid
Because of public programs
Because of public programs
Six million New Yorkers have access to comprehensive care and services

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Protect Medicaid Campaign issues statement on final MRT meeting

Statement from the Protect Medicaid Campaign, a coalition of 130+ health advocacy organizations across New York: “New York’s investment in Medicaid has built the system Governor Cuomo is relying

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Lara Kassel, Coordinator of Medicaid Matter NY, is interviewed on Capitol Pressroom

On March 3, 2020, Lara discussed Medicaid spending as Governor Cuomo’s Medicaid Redesign Team works to find savings in the health care program’s spending.

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An Alternate Perspective on the 2020-21 Budget

Medicaid consumer advocates reject the Governor’s claims about the current Medicaid budget situation. Instead, Medicaid Matters will be measuring budget discussions based on the following: • The

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Over 140 diverse organizations working together to influence Medicaid policy in New York State
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Assuring Medicaid reform efforts remain centered on the interests of consumers and their communities
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Actively participating in statewide initiatives tasked with transforming payment and delivery of health care in New York State
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About Medicaid Matters NY

Medicaid Matters New York (MMNY) is the only statewide coalition dedicated to advancing the interests of Medicaid beneficiaries.  Over 140 coalition partners work hard to ensure policymakers understand the importance of Medicaid to low-income and vulnerable New Yorkers. MMNY is the voice in Albany representing Medicaid consumers during discussions of the State’s public health insurance programs.  MMNY has and continues to play a critical role in influencing reform of the Medicaid system in New York State.