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New York City emergency medical workers prepare for layoffs

Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) lift a patient into an ambulance while wearing protective gear, as the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, in New York City, New York, March 24, 2020. Stefan Jeremiah | Reuters The head of New York City’s emergency medical services union said Wednesday the city is preparing to lay off hundreds… Read More »

Molina buys small New York Medicaid plan, executing on its strategy

Dive Brief: Molina has completed an acquisition of certain assets of YourCare Health Plan, mainly a Medicaid managed care plan that covers about 47,000 members in New York. It’s a smaller deal, but it more than doubles Molina’s footprint in one of the largest Medicaid managed care markets in the country. The market share leaders… Read More »

New York churches transformed into COVID-19 testing sites to serve Black, Latinx communities

Medical workers in personal protective equipment (PPE) test for COViD-19 at Abyssinian Baptist Church, one of 11 churches across the city as well as Nassau County and Westchester that has begun testing for the virus on May 13, 2020 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images) (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images) The New… Read More »