NYeC Submits Comments to CMS and ONC on 21st Century Cures Act Implementation

A summary of comments along with full remarks from NYeC in response to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) proposed rules aimed at improving interoperability and patient access, preventing information blocking, and promoting innovation, patient safety, and choice.

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HealtheConnections Announces Finalization of Merger

Following a strategic partnership, HealtheConnections and HealthlinkNY are now officially merged. The merger was approved by the New York State Attorney General and is effective May 1, 2019. The merger forms a health information exchange (HIE) that serves participants in the Central New York, Southern Tier, and Hudson Valley regions. HealtheConnections will continue operating and connecting […]

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Video Message from Valerie Grey, 2019 Gala and Awards Date Announced

NYeC NEWS: VOLUME 102: April 30, 2019 Executive Director Valerie Grey opens this 102nd volume of NYeC News with a video message highlighting recent SHIN-NY progress and what’s on our minds at NYeC. Also in this issue, we cover the release of draft two of the Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement (TEFCA) and the extension of the comment period for proposed interoperability rules from the ONC and HHS.

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