Dr Coccaro attends the NY Coalition of Specialty Care Physicians’ Lobby Day
On Tuesday, May 17, 2016, Stephen F. Coccaro, MD attended the NY Coalition of Specialty Care Physicians’ Lobby Day located in the Legislative Office Building in Albany, NY.
He met with Assembly persons Michelle Schimel, Michael Fitzpatrick, Edward Ra, Michael Montesano, Joseph Saladino and Senator Carl Marcellino to discuss the Coalition’s legislative priorities. Various bills were discussed including physician collective negotiation, scope of practice, corporate and partnership laws and date of discovery issues.
Dr. Coccaro, as Vice-President, was joined by fellow Board members of the New York State Society of Plastic Surgeons as they represented the field of plastic surgery. The NYS Society of Plastic Surgeons is a member of the Coalition along with eight other surgical sub-specialties.