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James Knickman’s Huffington Post Column

James R. Knickman
  • The Most Important Public Health Advance of the Year: A $15 Minimum Wage

    In his latest Huffington Post column, NYSHealth President and CEO James R. Knickman takes a look at how poverty and health challenges are intertwined, with income having a powerful effect on health. He also weighs in on the need to prioritize and invest more in prevention and population health initiatives that could help improve the health and longevity of all New Yorkers.

  • Takeaways From the Supreme Court Obamacare Ruling

    In his Huffington Post column, NYSHealth President and CEO James R. Knickman considers New York State’s achievements to date under the ACA; the implications of the Supreme Court ruling for New York and the rest of the country; and the health care coverage challenges that still must be overcome to protect the health of New Yorkers and all Americans.

  • What’s Working to Reduce Obesity?

    In his Huffington Post column, NYSHealth President and CEO James R. Knickman considers recent findings on the effectiveness of obesity interventions and offers ideas to better reduce obesity in communities.

  • Reflections on Governor Mario Cuomo’s Health Leadership

    In his Huffington Post column, NYSHealth President and CEO James R. Knickman reflects on the late Governor Mario Cuomo's legacy and his enduring impact on New York State's health system.

  • Giving Thanks for What’s Right with Our Health System

    In his Huffington Post column, NYSHealth President and CEO James R. Knickman takes a look at what is going right with our health system and the promise that it holds. 

  • Health Insurance Check-Up: Is New York Meeting Consumers’ Needs?

    In his Huffington Post column, NYSHealth President and CEO James R. Knickman discusses the successes and challenges of New York State's first open enrollment through New York State of Health, the State's health insurance marketplace, and reviews strategies for improvement moving forward.

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