February 2022

Special Series: Health and Health Care in New York City Vol. 1

Health and health care costs can negatively impact vulnerable populations experiencing poverty in NYC.

Contributors: Matthew Maury, Heidi Allen, Lily Bushman-Copp, Chloe Cargill, Sophie Collyer, Xiaofang Liu, Kathryn Neckerman, Christopher Wimer

Issues Areas: Health & Well-Being, Special Reports

Poverty Tracker data from this special report series explores healthcare utilization experiences and preferences among economically disadvantaged New Yorkers with high health care needs. This special issue of Robin Hood’s Poverty Tracker is the first in a series examining health and health care among vulnerable populations experiencing poverty, material hardship, and housing hardship in NYC.