RMS Health/Mental Hygiene Final Budget Update for SFY 2024

May 3, 2023

Attached please find a comprehensive summary of Health/Mental Hygiene budget provisions and appropriations, prepared by our external government relations consultants at Reid, McNally and Savage.


Reid, McNally & Savage

Last night, the New York State Senate and Assembly approved the $229 billion State Budget for Fiscal Year 2023-24, after completing negotiations with Governor Kathy Hochul. This afternoon, the Governor signed these budget bills into law, enacting the State’s SFY 23-24 spending plan. This budget agreement comes over one month past the statutory deadline of April 1. Specific to the Health and Mental Hygiene sector, noteworthy investments include:

  • $1 billion for mental health
  • $500 million for distressed and safety net hospitals
  • $1.2 billion in Medicaid rate increases
  • $100.7 million to protect reproductive health care

Attached, please find Reid, McNally, & Savage’s comprehensive summary of the Health/Mental Hygiene budget provisions and appropriations