Resources & Reports
Overweight and Obesity: New York State Adults, 2012 By: New York State Department of Health Priority Areas: Improving Diabetes Prevention Date: July 2014 Type: Resources, Data Set, Fact Sheet, Report
This Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) brief examines data on overweight and obesity prevalence in New York State adults in 2012. Obesity and overweight are currently the second leading cause of preventable death in the United States. Obesity is a significant risk factor for many chronic diseases and conditions including type 2 diabetes, asthma, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, stroke, and heart disease.Download: DOC
New York State 2014 Open Enrollment Report By: NY State of Health Priority Areas: Expanding Health Care Coverage Date: June 2014 Type: Resources, Data Set, Fact Sheet, Report
On June 25, 2014, New York State's health insurance exchange, NY State of Health, released demographic enrollment data on the nearly 1 million New Yorkers who enrolled in health plans from October 1, 2013 through April 15, 2014.
Outreach to High-Need, High-Cost Individuals: Best Practices for New York Health Homes By: Center for Health Care Strategies Priority Areas: Advancing Primary Care Date: April 2014 Type: Resources, Report
This report from the Center for Health Care Strategies, supported by NYSHealth, takes lessons learned from early-adopter Medicaid health homes across New York State to identify effective outreach and engagement practices. As health homes move from early to intermediate stages, many need innovative ideas to reach their target populations.Download: DOC