Health and Human Services

Department of Health

TOP Department of Health
Our Mission
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To protect, improve and promote the health, productivity and well-being of all New Yorkers.

Core Services
Core Services
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Promoting the health of all New Yorkers designing and delivering strategies & initiatives to promote population health and prevention ; ensuring access to high-quality, affordable health care; addressing the issues related to and delivering programs to reduce chronic diseases (cancer, heart disease, obesity, diabetes, etc.); promoting maternal, infant and child health; anti-tobacco initiatives; assuring a healthy environment (environmental programs and surveillance, water quality, lead, etc); eliminating health disparities (ensuring NYs health care delivery system provides accessible, high-quality, affordable services to all New Yorkers across all populations.

Who We Serve
Who We Serve
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General public; health care providers, associations, facilities, stakeholders; public health leaders, researchers/scientific community; media; governments (local state federal); academia/education; health insurance firms and associations, insurers; health care-related foundations; public health departments in other states.

Contact Information
Contact Information

health.ny.gov

518-474-7354

Empire State Plaza Corning Tower, Albany, NY 12237