Resources & Reports
Care Management in New York State Health Homes By: Joslyn Levy & Associates Priority Areas: Advancing Primary Care Date: August 2014 Type: Resources, Report
This NYSHealth-funded report, prepared by Joslyn Levy & Associates, examines some approaches in New York State to expand and improve care management for health home members—patients who have multiple chronic conditions and intensive, high-cost service needs.Download: DOC
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