Benjamin Lawsky

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Big insurers faulted for 'surprise' out-of-network medical bills

Major insurance companies in New York are to blame for so-called "surprise" out-of-network bills that often result after scheduled, non-emergency and insurer-approved medical services,...

Rate hike justifications are 'trade secrets,' insurers say

Health insurers in New York don't want the reasons behind their rate increase requests to be made public, claiming they're "trade secrets." Now that consumers can view health plans' proposals to