Resources & Reports
Health Care Cost Transparency Website: “YouCanPlanForThis.org” By: FAIR Health Priority Areas: Empowering Health Care Consumers Date: September 2017 Type: Resources, Website
This NYSHealth-funded website by FAIR Health offers easy-to-use, reliable information on health care costs, allowing consumers to plan financially for commonly performed health care services. The next phase of the site—expected in February 2018—will also include specific quality metrics for hospitals.
FQHC Utilization of State and Federal Loan and Scholarship Programs to Support Clinician Recruitment By: Community Health Care Association of New York State Priority Areas: Advancing Primary Care Date: August 2017 Type: Resources, Report
This NYSHealth-supported report, prepared by the Community Health Care Association of New York State (CHCANYS), outlines State and federal scholarship and loan repayment programs that support workforce recruitment and retention efforts by federally qualified health centers (FQHCs).
Blueprint For Adolescent And Young Adult Health Care By: Mount Sinai Adolescent Health Center Priority Areas: Building Healthy Communities, Advancing Primary Care Date: August 2017 Type: Resources, Report
This NYSHealth-funded blueprint by the Mount Sinai Hospital serves as a model for delivering high-quality care to teens and young adults.
Advancing the Integration of Behavioral Health into Primary Care for Small Practices By: NYSHealth Priority Areas: Advancing Primary Care Date: August 2017 Type: Resources, Report
This issue brief, co-funded by United Hospital Fund (UHF) and the New York State Health Foundation (NYSHealth), explores the real-world application of an innovative framework that allows for the phased adoption of key elements of behavioral health integration.
Veterans and Health in New York State By: NYSHealth Priority Areas: Veterans' Health Date: July 2017 Type: Resources, Data Set, Fact Sheet, Other
This NYSHealth-produced snapshot of New York State’s veteran population offers timely information and statistics on former service members, as well as their health care needs, experiences, and preferences.
Policy Recommendations to Address Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) in New York State By: New York State Public Health Association Priority Areas: Special Projects Fund Date: June 2017 Type: Resources, Report, White Paper
This NYSHealth-supported white paper, prepared by the New York State Public Health Association (NYSPHA), outlines policy recommendations to address the use of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS), otherwise known as e-cigarettes, vapes, and other similar products.
Project ECHO® Evaluation 101: A Practical Guide For Evaluating Your Program By: New York Academy of Medicine Priority Areas: Special Projects Fund Date: May 2017 Type: Resources, Toolkit
Co-funded by NYSHealth and the GE Foundation, the New York Academy of Medicine developed this toolkit and resource guide for Project ECHO users working across multiple health conditions and settings.
Strategic Assessment of New York State’s Regional Population Health Investments By: Lake Fleet Consulting Priority Areas: Building Healthy Communities Date: May 2017 Type: Resources, Conference Materials, Report
This NYSHealth-funded report, prepared by Lake Fleet Consulting, analyzes the New York State Department of Health’s current funding for total population health. It also makes recommendations for how the State and its residents can gain more value for funds spent on achieving the Prevention Agenda, New York State’s well-defined strategy for pursuing population health.
A Matter of Equity: NYC Voters’ Opinions on Universal Free School Lunch By: Global Strategy Group Priority Areas: Building Healthy Communities Date: April 2017 Type: Resources, Data Set, Report
This NYSHealth-funded survey by Global Strategy Group found that New York City voters overwhelmingly support universal free school lunch in public schools.
Yelp for Health: Using the Wisdom of Crowds to Find High-Quality Hospitals By: Manhattan Institute Priority Areas: Empowering Health Care Consumers Date: April 2017 Type: Resources, Report
This NYSHealth-funded report by Manhattan Institute assesses if patient-generated website reviews and ratings on social media correlate with objective quality measures for New York State hospitals.