BlueCross BlueShield Partners With HEALTHeLINK to Improve Community Health Through Data Exchange

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York today announced an innovative partnership with HEALTHeLINK to support physicians and improve health outcomes for BlueCross BlueShield members. Using HEALTHeLINK’s well- established transparent and secure data exchange platform, specific claims data will be available to local participating physicians. 

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Visionary Leaders Honored for Achievements in Improving Healthcare

In recognition of their commitment to improving healthcare through technology, the New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC) honored healthcare trailblazers Michael Dowling, President and CEO of Northwell Health, Linda Lambert, CAE, Executive Director of the New York State Chapter of the American College of Physicians, and Drs. Roy and Ido Schoenberg, co-CEOs of a leading U.S. telehealth platform, American Well.

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NYeC News: Final Chance to Register for the 2018 Gala & Awards!

Our November 27th Gala & Awards is just a few weeks away! Join us for a night of festive celebration as we recognize and honor the leaders whose vision and extraordinary accomplishments have transformed healthcare across New York State and beyond. Register today to celebrate and join the leaders shaping the future of care in our state.

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HealtheConnections Expands Clinical-Community Referrals

In 2016, HealtheConnections set out to improve the referral process by leveraging the power of the HIE and its large pool of participants and created a mechanism for healthcare providers to make perinatal referrals to the Healthy Families Program for Onondaga County residents. Now, the organization is about to launch its expanded referral platform that provides healthcare professionals with the tools they need to refer patients to evidence-based community programs.

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Rochester RHIO Expanding Health Data Exchange with State Grant

More than 60 healthcare providers throughout the greater Rochester area are contributing patient EHRs to Rochester RHIO after receiving grants from a New York grant program, according to the Monroe County Post. The grant from the Data Exchange Incentive Program (DEIP) is being used to offset setup costs for enrolling additional providers and patient health records […]

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For this Mental Health and Substance Abuse Counselor, HealthlinkNY is Key

As an outpatient provider, Tom Rue of Choices Mental Health Counseling of Monticello, NY values HealthlinkNY’s ability to provide him with “…immediate access to information…” and the chance it gives him to provide more quality care. In fact, when first meeting with a patient, the first thing he does is ask them to sign a HealthlinkNY consent form, allowing him to view their medical record. Tom is a board certified and licensed mental health practitioner and credentialed alcoholism and substance abuse counselor with over 25 years of experience in private practice in Sullivan County.

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