The latest news from NYSHealth.
How Messed Up Is This?
In his latest blog post, NYSHealth President and CEO David Sandman highlights the common frustrations of health care consumers who are left in the dark--as well as the promise of letting in more sunlight.
“New Yorkers to Find ‘No Wrong Door’ to Public-Health Facilities”
Read an article on Psychiatric News about integrated care in New York State public health facilities. The article mentions NYSHealth's work to integrate treatment for people with co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders.
Looming Overhead: The Persistent Debate Over Administrative Costs
In a latest blog post for Smart Assets: The Philanthropy New York Blog, former NYSHealth President and CEO James R. Knickman discusses the issue of foundation funds supporting nonprofits’ administrative costs.
“New Journal Content: Foundation Helps Two State Agencies to Integrate Mental Health and Substance Abuse Treatment”
Read a blog post on Health Affairs GrantWatch about the Center for Excellence in Integrated Care (CEIC), an NYSHealth initiative that was the first of its kind to address people's co-occurring mental health and substance use problems.
The Downside of High-Deductible Health Plans
In his Huffington Post column, former NYSHealth President and CEO James R. Knickman discusses important disparities in the use of care among patients enrolled in high-deductible plans.
“New York State Health Foundation: Integrating Mental Health and Substance Abuse Care”
Read a GrantWatch article in the October 2013 issue of Health Affairs that takes a look at an NYSHealth-supported initiative to help mental health and substance use programs across New York State make the necessary changes to address people's mental health and substance use problems at the same time.