NYeC News: Vol 50: August 22, 2014

Acting Commissioner of the New York State Department of Health Provides Briefing On Health Information Exchange

New York State Acting Commissioner of Health Dr. Howard Zucker joined HEALTHeLINK representatives earlier this month to provide an update on the state of health information exchange (HIE) in Western New York and across New York State. The event kicked off a series of regional press conferences featuring Dr. Zucker, Regional Health Information Organizations, and local healthcare providers to discuss and highlight how HIE is enabling doctors to provide patients better care. The next press conference will be held in Rochester on September 16, 2014.