Resources & Reports
Three New Yorkers Who Got Covered Under Obamacare By: NYSHealth Priority Areas: Expanding Health Care Coverage Date: November 2014 Type: Multimedia, Video
In the second year of open enrollment under the ACA, there is still a high need for direct assistance and face-to-face support to help individuals enroll in health insurance. To engage uninsured New Yorkers and help them enroll in coverage, NYSHealth is funding outreach and enrollment activities at community-based organizations that serve as trusted messengers to their communities. Watch firsthand video accounts from three newly-insured New Yorkers who received enrollment assistance through the NYSHealth-supported Enrollment Network.
Expanding Health Care Coverage Across New York State By: NYSHealth Priority Areas: Expanding Health Care Coverage Date: February 2014 Type: Multimedia, Video
2013 was a landmark year for expanding health care coverage, with the October 1 launch of the health insurance marketplaces established as part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to enroll millions of uninsured Americans, including more than 1 million New Yorkers, into health care coverage options. NYSHealth has funded a range of outreach and enrollment efforts to help as many New Yorkers as possible gain health insurance coverage as the ACA is implemented. Ensuring that individuals and small businesses have the resources to understand their insurance coverage options and enroll is integral to the success of health reform.
Meeting the Mark in Diabetes Care Across New York State By: NYSHealth Priority Areas: Improving Diabetes Prevention Date: February 2014 Type: Multimedia, Video
At the close of 2013, NYSHealth surpassed its five-year goal of helping 3,000 primary care providers (25% of all New York State primary care physicians) attain diabetes recognition, which is an indicator that clinicians are delivering the best care and achieving good outcomes for patients. The initiative supported providers in achieving recognition from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) or Bridges to Excellence (BTE) diabetes recognition programs.