Healthix Exceeds Goals of Successful Hub Model Program

Healthix’s EHR Hub Model Initiative, which aimed to increase adoption in their region, surpassed the goals established for the program. Hub model integrations allow Healthix to connect with an EHR vendor through a single connection, eliminating the need to build individual interfaces with each practice. This enables faster, streamlined integrations, easy updates, and lower implementation costs. Healthix partnered with a number of widely used EHR vendors to provide incentives for the vendor’s practices to connect to Healthix.

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NYeC News: Val Grey Sits Down with Crain’s NY, QE Updates, & More

In this month’s newsletter, we share a recent Crain’s New York Business interview with Executive Director Val Grey on the role health information technology and the state’s health information exchange, the Statewide Health Information Network for New York (SHIN-NY), can play in improving outcomes and cutting costs.

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Val Grey Honored by Crain’s New York Business

Val Grey, NYeC’s Executive Director, was recently honored and recognized as one of Crain’s New York Business 2018 Notable Women in Health Care, a celebration of female professionals working in healthcare who have impacted New York through their professional, civic, and philanthropic achievements. This list is part of a year-long series from Crain’s New York Business to celebrate women in the workplace, across industries.

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SHIN-NY Spotlight | Issue 6 | August 2018

Welcome to the sixth issue of the SHIN-NY Spotlight, our update on the progress the state is making in advancing New York’s health information exchange (HIE), the Statewide Health Information Network for New York (SHIN-NY).

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NYeC News: Statewide Patient Care Alerts, Benefits of HIE, & More

In this month’s newsletter, we announce the statewide expansion of patient care alerts through the Statewide Health Information Network for New York (SHIN-NY). This allows SHIN-NY participants to receive updates on their patients, regardless of where in the state care was received, improving overall patient care. You will also read about our feedback on CMS’s proposed changes to the Meaningful Use Program. Additionally, in efforts to make our website a better resource for the community, we’re calling for your feedback and suggestions! 

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Our EP2 Program is Open!

Our Medicaid Eligible Provider Program (EP2) is up and running! The 2017 attestation reporting period for the NYS Medicaid EHR Incentive Program is opening soon and the EP2 Program, with its complementary support services, can help you successfully report on the necessary Promoting Interoperability (formerly known as Meaningful Use) objectives to receive your 2018 incentive payment.

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New York Expands Electronic Patient Care Alerts Service Statewide

The New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC) today announced the expansion of patient care alerts across the state’s eight regional health information exchanges through the Statewide Health Information Network for New York (SHIN-NY). The statewide expansion of this service further enhances the SHIN-NY’s patient care coordination capabilities and creates an integral resource in improving health and care delivery, including reducing hospital readmissions, throughout the state.

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