Health Headlines for July 6, 2022

New York moves to add reproductive rights, equality to state’s constitution
Crain’s NY

The action comes after the US Supreme court in a 5-4 decision June 24 overturned the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision that established abortion rights.

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California first to cover health care for all immigrants
Associated Press

Gov. Newsom signed a budget that pledges to make all low-income adults eligible for the state’s Medicaid program by 2024 regardless of immigration status.

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Here’s the real reasons health insurance premiums are rising
Crain’s NY – Opinion

With state regulators reviewing health plans’ proposed rate increases for next year, it’s important to understand what’s contributing to premium growth.

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Little Falls Organization Receives Excellus grant
Daily Sentinel

Excellus BCBS recently awarded the Little Falls Youth and Family Center a Community Health Award to support its Holiday and Summer Feeding Program.

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