Resources & Reports
Analysis of New York State Coverage Expansion Proposals: Potential Impact on Immigrants By: New Yorkers for Accessible Health Coverage & New York Immigration Coalition Priority Areas: Expanding Health Care Coverage Date: February 2009 Type: Resources, Report
New Yorkers for Accessible Health Coverage and the New York Immigration Coalition have produced an analysis of the potential impact of the nine leading proposals for health reform on immigrants. The NYSHealth-funded report is part of a broad analysis of how health coverage among immigrants can be increased.Download: DOC
Medicaid and Long‐Term Care: New York Compared to 18 Other States By: Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government Priority Areas: Expanding Health Care Coverage Date: February 2009 Type: Resources, Data Set, Report
A new study conducted by the Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government, with funding from NYSHealth, compares New York State to 18 other large states on various aspects of long term care. Long-term care includes nursing facilities, care for the mentally retarded and mentally ill, and home and personal care. Comparison states include California, Texas, Florida, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Ohio.Download: DOC
Prevention for a Healthier America: Investments in Disease Prevention Yield Significant Savings, Stronger Communities By: Trust for America’s Health Priority Areas: Improving Diabetes Prevention Date: February 2009 Type: Resources, Data Set, Report
This Trust for America’s Health report examines how health care costs could be lowered through preventive care. Preventive care can have a particularly high impact on Type 2 diabetes, which incurs major health care expenditures in New York State.