The latest news from NYSHealth.
Back to School: Pencils, Books, Vaccines
In his latest blog post, NYSHealth President and CEO David Sandman discusses the potential impact of New York State’s new law to end religious exemptions from school vaccination requirements.
“37,000 Enrolled in N.Y. Health Exchange So Far”
Read an article in USA Today about the number of New Yorkers who have signed up for the New York State insurance marketplace, New York State of Health. Former NYSHealth President and CEO James R. Knickman is quoted in the article.
“CUNY School of Public Health Launches NYC Health Survey”
Read an article in The Jewish Voice about the second New York City Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NYC HANES), which will provide a picture of the city’s health almost 10 years after the first NYC HANES survey. The survey is funded in part by NYSHealth.
Video: “One-on-One With James R. Knickman of the New York State Health Foundation”
Watch a video of NYSHealth President and CEO James R. Knickman discussing the Affordable Care Act on Richard French Live.
“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.