electronic medical records

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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Viewpoints: HEALTHeLINK deserves community support

In a The Buffalo News article, HEALTHeLINK Executive Director Daniel Porreca highlighted the value of Western New York’s health information exchange (HIE) when the Eric County Medical Center was shut down due to a cybersecurity attack. 

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5 Strategies Driving SHIN-NY Roadmap for Health Data Exchange

The New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC) and the New York State Department of Health released a health data exchange roadmap outlining the projected evolution for the Statewide Health Information Network for New-York (SHIN-NY) under value-based 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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HealthIT News: Health Information Exchanges Reduce Redundant Medical Procedures

New research shows health information exchanges (HIEs) cut down on redundant and unnecessary medical tests performed in office settings by giving physicians access to a patient’s current medical history. Eliminating that redundancy led to significant cost-savings.

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