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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Final State Budget Continues Investment in Health Information Exchange, Advancing Healthcare Transformation

The New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC) praised the newly adopted 2018-19 New York State Budget for supporting healthcare transformation through health information exchange and including key funding for the Statewide Health Information Network of New York (SHIN-NY).

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NYeC’s Executive Director Valerie Grey Appointed to Federal Health Information Technology Advisory Committee

U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer appointed New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC) Executive Director Valerie Grey to serve on the federal Health Information Technology (HIT) Advisory Committee. Citing her longstanding commitment to improving the healthcare landscape, numerous fellow healthcare leaders from across the state and continuum recommended Ms. Grey for her expertise in healthcare policy and insight into the complexities facing all stakeholders involved in health information exchange and its critical role in improving patient care and outcomes.

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New York eHealth Collaborative Announces Appointment of Two New Board Members

The New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC) today announced the appointment of two new members to the organization’s Board of Directors, each of whom bring decades of experience in health information technology and healthcare policy along with proven records of applying innovation and strategy to improve care.

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SHIN-NY 2020 Roadmap: How Health Information Exchange Improves Healthcare

Emphasizing the potential for universal access to health information, the New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC), in conjunction with the New York State Department of Health, released the SHIN-NY 2020 Roadmap: Improving Health in Our Communities. Developed in conjunction with New York State and with stakeholder input, the report highlights the significant progress already underway and details the vision for the next phase of the Statewide Health Information Network for New York (SHIN-NY).

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Distinguished Leaders to be Honored for Achievements in Improving Healthcare Through Technology

Five of the foremost leaders in New York State healthcare will be recognized on November 1st at the New York eHealth Collaborative’s (NYeC) 2017 Gala & Awards. Hosted by NYeC’s Board of Directors, the event serves to recognize and honor the achievements of those leading the mission to improve healthcare through technology.

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Final State Budget Supports Critical Tools for Healthcare Transformation Through Funding for Information Network

The New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC) applauded the newly adopted New York State Budget for continuing critical funding for the Statewide Health Information Network for New York (SHIN-NY).

Through the SHIN-NY, clinical information and health records for millions of patients can be accessed by participating providers across the state—allowing care teams to better manage the healthcare of patients and collaborate for better care.

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What’s Next in Health Tech Presented at the New York Digital Health Accelerator Demo Day

Today, January 24, 2017, at the New York Digital Health Accelerator (NYDHA) demo day, six growth-stage health tech companies presented their cutting-edge health care solutions to an audience of health care providers, insurance companies and investors. This year’s winners included: BMIQ, Diameter Health, eCaring, Healthify, Somatix, and Spring.

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