House Republicans on Friday withdrew legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley), who campaigned on the promise to help repeal the ACA — known as Obamacare — was one of five House Republicans from New York who supported or leaned yes toward voting for the American Health Care Act, according to the New York Times. READ
Governor Andrew Cuomo is hosting a roundtable discussion today to discuss the repeal of the Affordable Care Act. READ
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Peconic Bay Medical Center will be joining forces with one of the country’s largest integrated healthcare systems, North Shore-LIJ. (more…)
The entrance to Peconic Bay Medical Center in Riverhead. (Credit: file photo)
North Fork hospitals are seeing a transformation in the local health care market — with demand shifting from inpatient services, provided in a hospital setting, to outpatient services, provided at clinics and doctor’s offices. (more…)
As the deadline to purchase health insurance under the Affordable Care Act nears, officials announced some leeway will be granted for those who begin the process by the end of the day March 31 — the original deadline. (more…)