In this month's newsletter, review the presentation our Executive Director, Val Grey, gave at the HIMSS New York State Chapter Annual Conference. Val’s presentation, “Everything SHIN-NY: Healthcare Dynamics, State of the Enterprise & Draft 2020 Roadmap” provided a look at where healthcare is headed in New York State and how the SHIN-NY is supporting numerous federal and state delivery reform initiatives underway. Also, save the date for the upcoming 6th annual Gala & Awards, which will be held November 1st at the Edison Ballroom. 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.
Other top headlines in this month's newsletter include how HIE reduces redundant medical procedures, annual reports from both HealtheConnections and HealthlinkNY, news from Healthix, and a blog post from new National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, Dr. Don Rucker.
Also stay up to date on all the happenings in HAPS, NYeC’s Healthcare Advisory Professional Services (HAPS).