(Click "Stop" to pause slideshow)


Javascript is required to view the video...
December 13, 2017
 "The Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities- that office was created out of a piece of legislation supported by  the Puerto Rican/Hispanic Task Force, where is that office located?... One of the concerns we've had quite some time is that the scope size and investment and resources given to that office to execute is work, to be very  honest we've been very disappointed in the feedback and information flowing from that office and its ability to accomplish its mission," said Assemblymember Marcos A. Crespo, Chair of Puerto Rican/Hispanic Task Force to Nora Yates, Director for Community Health at New York State Department of Health,  during the joint public hearing held by the Assembly's Standing Committees on Health, Hispanic/Puerto Rican Taskforce and Taskforce On New Americans to examine immigrant access to, and utilization of, health care services. PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE