Fact Sheets, Surveys & Reports

Informing the Public about Critical Health Care Issues

The best way to deliver quality health care for everyone is through a community-wide effort, and part of the solution is to share useful information. To help meet that goal, we developed these resources, using facts and unbiased information on the issues of cost, access, and quality of health care in upstate New York.

We welcome your feedback on these reports.

Access & Health Coverage

  • Upstate NY's Uninsured Rate-infographic (Posted Sept. 2018) Open a PDF
  • The Facts about Health Insurance Premiums (posted Sept. 2018)Open a PDF
  • Turning 26 Infographic (posted Dec. 2014)Open a PDF
  • Out of Your Pocket-infographic (Fall 2014) Open a PDF
  • Out of Your Pocket Surprises-infographic (Fall 2014) Open a PDF
  • Protect Yourself Against Insurance Fraud - Excellus BCBS Infographic (posted Winter 2014) Open a PDF

Behaviors and Health Conditions

  • Facts About Colon Cancer Screening - infographic (posted Dec. 2018) Open a PDF
  • Are you ready for this flu season? Excellus BCBS printable poster (posted Oct. . 2018)Open a PDF
  • Stomp Out the Flu - Excellus BCBS printable poster (posted Sept. 2018)Open a PDF
  • Could it be Sepsis? Know the Signs and Act Fast-supplement (posted Sept. 2018)Open a PDF
  • Dental Care and Your Health - printable poster (posted Sept. 2018)Open a PDF
  • Dental Health in Upstate NY survey supplement (posted Summer 2018)Open a PDF
  • Could it be Sepsis? Know the Signs and Act Fast-poster (posted Sept. 2018)Open a PDF
  • Women's Health Checklist infographic supplement (posted July 2018)Open a PDF
  • Back Pain infographic - Summer 2018Open a PDF
  • Women's Health Checklist infographic (posted June 2018)Open a PDF
  • Is an ANTIBIOTIC right for you? infographic (posted June 2018)Open a PDF
  • The Flu Shot: It's Not Just For You-printable poster (Dec. 2017)Open a PDF
  • The Flu Shot: It's Not Just For You - Infographic Supplement (posted Dec. 2017)Open a PDF
  • Empathy and Mental Illness-Bridging the Gap - printable poster (Oct. 2018)Open a PDF
  • Breathe Easy - 6 Steps for Controlling Your Child's Asthma-printable poster (Aug. 2017)Open a PDF
  • Breathe Easy - 6 Steps for Controlling Your Child's Asthma - Infographic Supplement (posted Aug. 2017)Open a PDF
  • Empathy and Mental Illness-Bridging the Gap - Infographic Supplement (posted May 2017)Open a PDF
  • Protect Yourself From Falls - Infographic Supplement (posted March 2017) Open a PDF
  • Protect Yourself From Falls - Infographic (posted March 2017) Open a PDF
  • Cervical Cancer: A Success Story in Prevention - infographic (posted Summer 2018)Open a PDF
  • The Flu: By the numbers - infographic (posted Dec. 2016)Open a PDF
  • The Soaring Price of Diabetes Prescriptions in Upstate NY - infographic (posted Nov. 2016)Open a PDF
  • Do you TAKE CHARGE of your diabetes? infographic (posted Nov. 2016)Open a PDF
  • The Scorching Truth About Skin Cancer (infographic posted Summer 2016)Open a PDF
  • The Facts about Spine Care in upstate NY (posted Winter 2016)Open a PDF
  • Smoldering facts on e-cigarettes-infographic (posted Dec 2015)Open a PDF
  • Overweight and Obesity Rates Among Upstate New York Adults (posted Fall 2015)Open a PDF
  • Vitamin D-infographic (Summer 2018) Open a PDF
  • Early elective deliveries - Excellus BCBS infographic (posted June 2018)Open a PDF

End of Life Care

  • End-of-Life Care Survey Highlights-A Survey of Upstate NY-Supplement (posted April 2017)Open a PDF

Hospitals

  • How to Avoid Going Back to the Hospital (posted Dec. 2018)Open a PDF
  • Telemedicine Survey Highlights - A Survey of Upstate NY (posted Feb. 2017)Open a PDF
  • HIGHLIGHTS OF TELEMEDICINE PILOT EXPERIENCE-EXCELLUS BCBS EMPLOYEES (chart-Fall 2016)Open a PDF
  • Potentially preventable emergency room visits in NY (infographic-Spring 2016)Open a PDF

Medical Advances

  • Organ Donation - infographic (posted Dec. 2014)Open a PDF
  • Organ Donor Registration in Upstate New York (posted Summer 2014)Open a PDF

Prescription and Nonprescription Drugs

  • Medication Adherence Survey Highlights-supplement (posted June 2017)Open a PDF
  • Prescription home delivery - infographic (posted March 2017)Open a PDF
  • Prescription Home Delivery Survey Highlights - A Survey of Upstate NY, 2017 (posted March 2017)Open a PDF
  • Medication Adherence - infographic (Summer 2015)Open a PDF
  • Medication Adherence Survey of Upstate New Yorkers-Summary Report (March 2015)Open a PDF

Taxes on Health Coverage

  • New York’s Private Health Insurance Taxes (posted Fall 2015)Open a PDF