The latest news from NYSHealth.
Keeping the Door Open for Immigrant Health and Opportunity
In his latest blog post, NYSHealth President and CEO David Sandman highlights the work being done to ensure that immigrants in New York State can lead healthy and productive lives.
“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.