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Health Care Leadership Award
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Focus AreasCoverage and AccessQuality and EfficiencyClinical-Community PartnershipsInitiativesChildren's Health Initiative Children, Families, and the Opioid Epidemic
Partnerships for Early Childhood Development
First 1,000 Days on Medicaid Initiative
Supporting Value-Based Payment in Medicaid
Engaging Parents and Educators to Improve Primary CareFamily CaregivingHealth Insurance Project Implementing Federal Health Care Reform
Public and Private MarketsInnovation StrategiesMedicaid InstituteQuality Institute Antibiotic Stewardship
Clinical Quality Fellowship Program
Difficult Decisions About Post-Acute Care
Empowering New Yorkers with Quality Measures They Value
How's My Health Dashboard
Patient-Reported Outcomes in Primary Care
Primary Care Transformation
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Last updated: January 2020.
Banner image: Hagstrom's map of upper New York house number and subway guide, 1921. Via New York Public Library.