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Cuomo grapples with exploding Medicaid costs overruns

Airbnb was dealt another setback in one of its most important markets Tuesday as voters in Jersey City, just a few minutes by train from the tourist sights of Manhattan, approved restrictions on... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 8th, 2019

Cuomo: Medicaid gap is a "major problem"

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday called ballooning a " major="" problem="" in="" new="" york.=""> Cuomo told reporters that his administration is considering spending cuts or further budgetary... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 8th, 2019

US Healthcare Costs Are Exploding: Here"s Why

US Healthcare Costs Are Exploding: Here's Why We have previously written .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 6th, 2019

State to end FIDA program for dual eligible beneficiaries

The state is abandoning an insurance product meant to provide integrated care for dual Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries and better manage their health care costs. Its Fully Integrated Duals... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 19th, 2019

Cannabis Watch: Cannabis stocks a sea of red as Green Organic’s financing woes weigh

Cannabis stocks were a sea of red on Friday, weighed down by Green Organic Dutchman’s 14% decline after it said it would cut costs and adopt a plan to reduce its financing needs as it grapples with a smaller-than-expected Canadian market.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 19th, 2019

Watchdog: State"s ballooning Medicaid costs stem from poor budgeting

Manhattan , and climbing fastest for the most-expensi… apartments in the borough. Super-luxury rents—the top 5% of the market by price—jumped 9.1% in September from a year earlier to a median of... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 12th, 2019

S.F. grapples with how to ease mounting burdens on local restaurants

The number of restaurant closures in San Francisco has accelerated in recent years as a result of mounting operating costs, a severe labor shortage and crippling rent increases......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 16th, 2019

Report: Public charge rule may thwart state"s Medicaid progress

Plus:  NY health centers get $6.4M in federal grants Physician group opens wellness center in the Bronx Cuomo funds Rockland drug-recovery center The program data include the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 21st, 2019

Hospital Costs Soar to a New Record in Just Four Years

Health care spending in America reached a stunning $3.5 trillion in 2017, but that’s just the beginning. According to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, that figure is projected to shoot up........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstAug 13th, 2019

PG&E loss widens as utility grapples with wildfire-related costs

Californian utility PG&E Corp. said Friday it had net loss of $2.6 billion, or $4.83 a share, in the second quarter, compared with a loss of $984 million, or $1.91 a share, in the year-earlier period. The loss was m.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 9th, 2019

Anthem shares sink as cost concerns overshadow earnings beat

Anthem Inc shares fell as much as 4% on Wednesday after the U.S. health insurer missed Wall Street expectations for a key medical cost gauge as a result of higher costs of selling Medicaid health plans for low-income customers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 24th, 2019

Report: Cuomo"s green policies pushing up energy costs, emissions

It is no secret that New York City is in a housing crisis. It feels like every day we hear stories about unscrupulous practices that raise the rents or a new report on how far New Yorkers are... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 2nd, 2019

Cuomo"s opposition to natural gas hurts environment, report argues

The Cuomo administration's "blockade" on new natural-gas pipelines could drive up energy costs for New Yorkers and actually increase the state's greenhouse-gas emission, a report from the Manhattan... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 2nd, 2019

A radical idea for Cuomo"s transit panel

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has asked for a review of the East Side Access transit megaproject to learn why it costs so much. The same question could be asked of . In fact, the mistakes made in the design of... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 12th, 2019

Cuomo: Reform, don"t abolish, laws that pass renovation costs onto tenants

Gov. Andrew Cuomo still wants landlords to get their money's worth.The governor on Friday seemed to reject calls from some lawmakers and activists for the state to eliminate two tools that property... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 3rd, 2019

Cuomo administration backs efforts to lower drug costs

Cuomo administration officials say they support efforts by AARP to stem the rising for New Yorkers. More than 100 AARP volunteers from across New York rallied at the state Capitol Tuesday to... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 17th, 2019

Guess? Roiled by High Costs and Adverse Currency Impacts

Guess? (GES) grapples with consistent rise in logistics costs across China and Europe. Also, rising SG&A expenses .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytApr 16th, 2019

Congestion pricing costs city control of streets

Last week's passage of a plan was the very definition of a heavy lift—a years-long joint effort by transport… advocates and elected officials combined with Gov. Andrew Cuomo's celebrated political... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 9th, 2019

State restores boost to Medicaid in final budget agreement

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the state Legislature agreed over the weekend to a $175.5 billion spending plan for fiscal 2020 that includes a $550 million increase in Medicaid funding for hospitals and... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 7th, 2019

Carter"s (CRI) Retail Strategy on Track, High Costs a Woe

Carter's (CRI) retail strategy remains focused on improving store productivity and enhancing product offerings. However, the company grapples with high in.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMar 19th, 2019

Assembly and Senate propose restoration of Medicaid funding

The Assembly and state Senate on Tuesday released details of their budget proposals, restoring $550 million in Medicaid funding that Gov. Andrew Cuomo had stripped from his spending plan after a... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 15th, 2019