Local

Report: 1/3 of NY doctors unclear about networks under healthcare law

Report: 1/3 of NY doctors unclear about networks under healthcare law

Doctors across New York are still trying to figure out what to do with the nation’s healthcare law.

According to our media partner, Capital New York, one out of every three physicians across the state say they don’t know if they’ll participate in new health insurance networks created by the Affordable Care Act.

The doctors were surveyed by the Medical Society of New York State.

The head of that society says doctors are concerned about how they’ll be reimbursed, and about care networks that they say are too narrow.

The society represents about 30,000 licensed physicians in New York.

 

More Local Headlines

in Local

Pedestrian killed on Route 96 identified as 23-year-old Cornell student

Crime 3

Accident happened around 4 a.m. Saturday on Route 96 just north of city

in Local

Parks advocates applaud Cuomo’s budget proposal

state leg

The group congratulates the governor on allocating money to repairing parks and historic sites.

in Local

Jury selection moving forward for Cal Harris trial

Calvin Harris appeared on the CBS program 48 Hours. He is set to go on trial for the third time on allegations he murdered his wife. The program aired Monday, June 9, 2014/CBS News

A judge has also banned cameras from the courtroom.

in Local

UPDATE: Pedestrian killed in accident on Route 96 outside Ithaca

Crime 3

Authorities now say pedestrian was killed in crash

in Local

Prosecutor in Silver case sounds off

state leg

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara has some harsh words for Albany politicians.