Resources & Reports
Implementation and Outcomes of the New York State YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program: A Multisite Community-Based Translation, 2010–2012 By: New York Academy of Medicine; NYSHealth; New York State Department of Health Priority Areas: Improving Diabetes Prevention Date: July 2014 Type: Resources, Article, Report
This paper, prepared by the New York Academy of Medicine, New York State Department of Health, and New York State Health Foundation (NYSHealth) presents findings from the implementation of the evidence-based YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program (Y-DPP) in YMCA’s across New York State.
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.