The latest news from NYSHealth.
A Wish List for 2020
In his latest blog post, NYSHealth President and CEO David Sandman lays out a wish list to make New Yorkers healthier in 2020.
“The Role of Philanthropy and Advocacy in Health Care Reform Implementation”
Read a Nonprofit Quarterly article that takes a look at what role foundations can play in shaping the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The article cites an NYSHealth-funded report that analyzes key provisions of the ACA, and identifies the tasks and hurdles that must be confronted when implementing reform.
“The High Cost of Low-Income Care”
Read a City & State article that takes a look at the progress to date of reforms to New York’s Medicaid system. NYSHealth Senior Vice President David Sandman is quoted in the article.
New Report Highlights Opportunities for New York State to Expand Immigrant Health Care Coverage
As New York State works to implement the Affordable Care Act and establish its Health Benefit Exchange, key opportunities exist to expand immigrants’ access to health reform.
“Post-Sandy, NYU Langone Has Reopened, But Can It Regain Market Share?”
Read a Kaiser Health News article on NYU Langone Medical Center, now reopened after being affected by Hurricane Sandy, and what impact the hospital’s closure could have on its future in New York City’s health care market. NYSHealth Senior Vice President David Sandman is quoted in the article.
“WIC Shown to Help Reduce Child Obesity”
Read a Westfield Republican article on an NYSHealth-funded study that examines the childhood obesity prevention policies of New York State’s WIC program.
“Primary Care Providers Receive $100,000 Grants”
Read a Times Union article about NYSHealth grants to the Whitney M. Young, Jr. Health Center and the Hudson Headwaters Health Network to expand primary care services. The awards are part of a NYSHealth initiative to expand the capacity of community health centers in underserved regions of New York State.