Learn which health problems the city is prioritizing with public dollars. Follow the latest on hospitals, public health, mental illness, and the push for single-payer.
Medicaid has blown a huge hole in the state budget. (Photo: Kameleon007/iStock) Read More.
A new report shows that New York State’s hospital system—both public and private—is among the nation’s worst-performing. (Photo: Adam Höglund/iStock) Read More.
Another subway interaction made headlines in New York after police were filmed ticketing a woman illegally selling churros. (Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images) Read More.
The horse carriages that trot through Central Park, giving tourists a taste of Old New York, are back in the news. (Photo: anouchka/iStock) Read More.
Yet another avoidable police shooting of a mentally ill person occurred last Friday. (Photo: Jeff Schear/Getty Images) Read More.
Mayor de Blasio announced a new plan to send specially trained mental health workers to join cops on emergency calls involving seriously mentally ill people. (Photo: olli0815/iStock) Read More.
New Yorkers were horrified last weekend when four homeless men were brutally murdered while they slept on the sidewalks of lower Manhattan. (Photo: FilippoBacci/iStock) Read More.
Advocates claim that the New York Health Act (NYHA) would eliminate bloated bureaucracy and bring costs down. Read More.
Homelessness in the subways and across the transit system has gotten so pervasive that the food court in Grand Central Station reports that sales are down. Read More.
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