Manhattan’s world-famous institutions notwithstanding, New York’s hospitals collectively rate as below-average on benchmarks of quality, accessibility, efficiency and cost.
What can be done to improve the Empire State’s dismal hospital performance? In May 2018, the Empire Center convened a discussion of potential reforms with leading voices in the health care world.
Remarks Revisiting NY’s restrictive hospital ownership laws Bill Hammond, Health Policy Director, Empire Center
Panel What’s ailing NY’s hospital industry? Hon. Kemp Hannon New York State Senator and Health Committee Chairman Bruce Vladeck Greater New York Hospital Association; Former Administrator, U.S. Health Care Financing Administration Elisabeth Ryden Benjamin Community Service Society of New York Stephen Berger Odyssey Investment Partners; Former Chairman, NYS Commission on Health Care Facilities in the 21st Century Bill Hammond Empire Center