NY Governor Touts Complete Ban Of Insulin Copays, But Health Plan Org Skeptical

By Gabrielle Wanneh / January 2, 2024 at 5:01 PM
New York Governor Kathy Hochul (D) on Tuesday (Jan. 2) announced plans to propose legislation this year that would ban copays for insulin across the state. But the New York Health Plan Association says the move could end up shifting costs into other facets of the pharmaceutical supply chain because it fails to address the broader issue of exorbitant prices and price hikes by drug companies. “This year we're proposing legislation to ban copays for insulin, just to ban them...

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