Feb 3, 2022
CHCANYS Memorandum in Support: A.7230A (Gottfried)/S.6534B (Rivera)

Primary care plays a critical role in keeping people and communities healthy, but despite the proven impact and effectiveness of primary care, it is estimated that as little as 5-7% of U.S. health care costs are spent in the primary care setting. This legislation would establish a commission to define, measure, report on and provide recommendations to increase the proportion of the health care dollar allocated to primary care in New York State.