Governor Cuomo Announces New Action to Ensure Life Insurers Don't Deny Coverage to Nurses and First Responders Who Carry Naloxone

Posted to Applied Web NY on Fri, 09/06/2019 - 15:14

As part of a comprehensive effort to combat the opioid crisis in New York State, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the Department of Financial Services is issuing industry guidance for life and health insurers in New York State reminding them of their obligations to provide insurance to nurses and first responders who carry naloxone or Narcan to reduce overdose deaths.