Accountable Care Organizations

United Hospital Fund Report: New York’s Medicare Accountable Care Organizations Improve Performance in Year 5 of the Medicare Shared Savings Program – May 2019

United Hospital Fund Report: New York Medicare ACO Performance: Cost and Quality Results Raise Bigger Questions – December 2017

Health Management Associates: Accountable Care Institute Toolkit – April 2015

United Hospital Fund Report: Accountable Care in New York State: Emerging Themes and Issues – April 2015

United Hospital Fund Report: New York’s Medicare ACOs: Participants and Performance – April 2015

Commonwealth Fund Report: Few ACOs Pursue Innovative Models That Integrate Care for Mental Illness and Substance Abuse with Primary Care – October 2014

CHCS Brief: Considerations for Integrating Behavioral Health Services within Medicaid Accountable Care Organizations – July 2014

Behavioral Health

National Council: Advancing Integration of General Health in Behavioral Health Settings: A Continuum-based Framework – August 2020

Arthur Webb Group Report: New data on prevalence and severity of behavioral health  conditions among 2014 general hospital inpatients in New York State – March 2016

SAMHSA News: Building the Behavioral Health Workforce – November 2014

National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention Report: The Way Forward – July 2014

CDC Report: Use of Medication Prescribed for Emotional or Behavioral Difficulties Among Children Aged 6–17 Years in the United States, 2011–2012 – April 2014

Collaborative Care

Connecticut Health Foundation: Making Community and Clinical Integration Work: A Guide for Moving from Idea to Implementation – July 2019

CHCS Brief:  Exploring the Impact of Integrated Medicaid Managed Care on Practice-Level Integration of Physical and Behavioral Health – July 2019

UHF Report: Plan and Provider Opportunities to Move Toward Integrated Family Health – March 2019

CHCS Brief: State Insights on Refining Integrated Care for Dually Eligible Beneficiaries – December 2016

UHF Report: Advancing Integration of Behavioral Health into Primary Care: A Continuum-Based Framework – June 2016

CHCS Brief: Promising Practices to Integrate Physical and Mental Health Care for Medi-Cal Members – June 2016

HHS: A Guidebook of Professional Practices for Behavioral Health and Primary Care Integration: Observations from Exemplary Sites – March 2015

HHS: Provider- and Practice-Level Competencies for Integrated Behavioral Health in Primary Care: A Literature Review – March 2015

SAMHSA-HRSA Center for Integrated Health Solutions (CIHS) Report: Advancing Behavioral Health Integration Within NCQA Recognized Patient-Centered Medical Homes – September 2014

NYS Health Foundation Report: An Examination of New York State’s Integrated Primary and Mental Health Care Services for Adults with Serious Mental Illness – September 2014

The Commonwealth Fund Report: State Strategies for Integrating Physical and Behavioral Health Services in a Changing Medicaid Environment – August 2014

The Commonwealth Fund Brief: Caring for High-Need, High-Cost Patients: What Makes for a Successful Care Management Program? – August 2014

CHCS Brief: A State Policy Framework for Integrating Health and Social Services – July 2014

Coronavirus Pandemic

The Commonwealth Fund: The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Outpatient Care: Visits Return to Prepandemic Levels, but Not for All Providers and Patients – October 2020


NYS Comptroller: 2019 Calendar Year Not-For-Profit Prompt Contracting Annual Report – May 2020

NYS Health Foundation: Health Behaviors in New York and the United States – December 5, 2018

Executive Compensation

Hiscock and Barclay Legal Alert on “Court Enjoins Implementation of Executive Order Compensation Limits

Financial Reports

United Hospital Fund: Achieving Payment Reform for Children Through Medicaid and Stakeholder Collaboration – March 2019

CHCS Brief: Outcomes Rate Cards: A Scalable Pay for Success Approach – January 2018

Federal Reserve Bank of SF and Nonprofit Finance Fund: What Matters: Investing in Results to Build Strong, Vibrant Communities, a Pay for Success model book – January 2018

NYSHealth Report: Health Care Spending Trends in New York State – October 2017

CHCS Brief: Moving Toward Value-Based Payment for Medicaid Behavioral Health Services – June 2017

MCTAC – Managed Care Contracting Strategy Summary for Behavioral Health – March 2016

GAO Report: Medicaid Program Integrity: Increased Oversight Needed to Ensure Integrity of Growing Managed Care Expenditures – May 2014

New York State Appellate Court Recognizes Implied Private Right of Action Under the Prompt Pay Law

NYS Health Foundation Report: Health Care Costs and Spending in New York State – February 2014

Health Homes

NYS Health Foundation Report: Care Management in NYS Health Homes – August 2014

NYS Health Foundation Report: Outreach to High-Need, High-Cost Individuals: Best Practices for New York Health Homes – April 2014

Healthcare Reform

Bazelon Center: Diversion to What? Evidence-Based Mental Health Services That Prevent Needless Incarceration – September 2019

CHCS Brief: Building Community-Based Behavioral Health and Long-Term Care Provider Readiness for Payment Reform – June 2018

CHCS Brief: Using Medicaid Resources to Pay for Health-Related Supportive Services: Early Lessons – December 2015

CHCS Report: Opportunities to Improve Models of Care for People with Complex Needs – November 2015

United Hospital Fund: Navigating the New York State Value-Based Payment Roadmap – November 2015

Arthur Web Group: Moving Toward Value-Based Purchasing Programs for Vulnerable Populations: Implementation Issues from the Provider Perspective – July 2015

Kaiser Foundation: Key Themes From Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) Waivers in 4 States – May 2015

NYSHealth Foundation and Catalyst for Payment Reform: New York Scorecard on Payment Reform – April 2015

Deloitte Health Solutions: The road to value-based care – April 2015

CHCS Brief: Population Health in Medicaid Delivery System Reforms – March 2015

Deloitte Health Solutions: In Pursuit of Innovation: A CEO Checklist – 2015

NYS Health Foundation Report: The New York State Health Care Provider Database: A Framework for Action – December 2014

Milbank Memorial Fund Report: Aligning Payers and Practices to Transform Primary Care: A Report from the Multi-State Collaborative – August 2014

United Hospital Fund Report: New York’s Medicaid in Transition: A New Primer for 2014 – July 2014

United Hospital Fund Report: Great Expectations: New York Launches Its Affordable Care Act Marketplace – 2014

Health Advocate: Home and Community Based Settings — A Primer – February 2014


CHCS Report: Stable Housing, Stable Health: Addressing Housing Insecurity Through Medicaid Value-Based Payment – August 2018

CSH Report: Housing is the Best Medicine: Supportive Housing and the Social Determinants of Health

CSH Report: Integrating Housing in State Medicaid Policy

Insurance Reports

NYS Health Foundation: SUCCESS IN THE EMPIRE STATE:HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE TRENDS – A Closer Look at the Reduction of Uninsured New Yorker’s after the Affordable Care Act Coverage Expansions – November 2017

United Hospital Fund: Child Health Plus Enrollment: The Curve Bends Back Up, Sharply – September 2017

Anthem Public Policy Institute: Medicaid Managed Care for Members with Mental Health Conditions and/or Substance Use Disorders: Connecting Members to Social Supports – December 2016

United Hospital Fund: The Next Wave: The Impact of Two New Proposed Mergers on New York’s Health Insurance Market – March 2016

National Health Law Program: Guide to Oversight, Transparency, and Accountability in Medicaid Managed Care  – March 2015

RWJF Report: Deciphering the Data: Health Insurance Rates and Rate Review – June 2014

United Hospital Fund: The Big Picture V: New York’s Private and Public Insurance Markets, 2012 – May 2014


New England Journal of Medicine: Building a New Kind of Leader for an Era of Cooperation – November 2017

Mental Health Parity

Legal Action Center: The Spotlight on Prior Authorization – May 2020

Legal Action Center: The Spotlight on Network Adequacy – May 2020

NY Attorney General: Mental Health Parity: Enforcement by the New York State Office of the Attorney General – May 2018


The Council on Quality and Leadership: Building The Framework For IDD Quality Measurement – July 2019

United Hospital Fund: You Get What You Pay for: Measuring Quality in Value-Based Payment for Children’s Health Care – June 2016

Social Determinants of Health

CHCS Brief: Opportunities for Complex Care Programs to Address the Social Determinants of Health – February 2019

Substance Abuse

Health Management Associates: MAT Issue Brief Addresses Objections and Misconceptions – July 2019

USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy:Un-burying the Lead:Public health tools are the key tobeating the opioid epidemic – January 2018

SAMHSA: Substance Use and Mental Health Estimates from the 2013 National Survey on Drug
Use and Health-Overview of Findings

SAMHSA Tips for Clinical Supervision in Substance Abuse Treatment

SAMHSA Helping Administrators Develop Best-Practices Programs for Clinical Supervision

SAMHSA Opioid Overdose Toolkit – Updated 2014

Principles of Adolescent Substance Use Disorder Treatment: A Research-Based Guide

Veteran’s Reports

Institute of Medicine Report: Preventing Psychological Disorders in Service Members and Their Families: An Assessment of Programs