New York State Department of Health



Mission: We protect, improve and promote the health, productivity and well being of all New Yorkers.

Vision: New Yorkers will be the healthiest people in the world – living in communities that promote health, protected from health threats, and having access to quality, evidence-based, cost-effective health services.

Values: Dedication to the public good, Innovation, Excellence, Integrity, Teamwork, Efficiency.


The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) commits to supporting inclusion strategies that empower all New Yorkers to make healthy choices where they live, learn, work and play.  NYSDOH will work with its partners to promote inclusion strategies statewide.

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