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NYS Health Department Contacts

NYS SENATE HEALTH COMMITTEE — MAJORITY
420 State Capitol Building
Albany, New York 12247
(518 area code)

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Senator Kemp Hannon Chairman 518-455-2200
Kristin Sinclair Director of Health Committee 518-455-2541

NYS SENATE HEALTH COMMITTEE — MINORITY
Legislative Office Building
Albany, New York 12247
(518 area code)

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Senator J. Gustavo Rivera Ranking Member 518-455-3395

NYS ASSEMBLY HEALTH COMMITTEE — MAJORITY
822 Legislative Office Building
Albany, New York 12248
(518 area code)

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Assemblyman Richard Gottfried Chairman 518-455-4941
Richard Conti Executive Director of Health Committee 518-455-4941

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Empire State Plaza
Albany, New York 12237
(518 area code)

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Howard Zucker, M.D. Commissioner 518-474-2011
Sally Dreslin Executive Deputy Commissioner 518-474-2011
Jacqueline Silvia Executive Assistant to the Commissioner 518-474-2011
Office of Governmental & External Affairs
Esti Alonso Assistant Commissioner 518-473-1124
Office of Health Emergency Preparedness
Robert Burhans Director 518-408-5163
Office of Health Information Technology Transformation
Rachel Block Deputy Commissioner 518-474-5423
Office of Health Insurance Programs & Medicaid Director
Donna Frescatore Deputy Commissioner 518-474-3018
Division of Legal Affairs
Richard Zahnleuter General Counsel 518-474-7553
Office of Long Term Care
Mark Kissinger Deputy Commissioner 518-402-5673
Office of Public Health
Dr. Guthrie Birkhead Deputy Commissioner 518-474-5073

OFFICE OF THE MEDICAID INSPECTOR GENERAL
Riverview Center
150 Broadway
Albany, New York 12204
(518) area code

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James Cox Medicaid Inspector General 518-473-3782