Imagine how much time you could save with new patients if you could get immediate access to their medical records. Imagine how much easier it would be to track down specialist reports and diagnostic image results with reliable interoperability. The Primary Care Information Project (PCIP) of the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene are delighted to announce the Interconnectivity Initiative to enable care coordination, which will provide your practice with greater connectivity to other hospitals and practices with whom you work. Learn more.
Today the New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC) and the Partnership Fund for New York City (Partnership Fund) launched the call for applications for the second class of the New York Digital Health Accelerator (NYDHA), a program that is making New York a hub for the emerging digital health technology industry. Read more.
Healtheway today announced the formation of Carequality, a new initiative dedicated to accelerating progress in health data exchange among multi-platform networks, healthcare providers, electronic health record (EHR) vendors, and health information exchange (HIE) vendors. Read more.
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Why It’s Important for the Legislature to Approve State Funding for the Statewide Health Information Network of NY (SHIN-NY)
Imagine if you’re away from home and need emergency care. But the doctors who are taking care of you don’t know about your pre-existing conditions. Luckily, the Governor’s budget includes funding for a statewide health information network.
Gene Heslin, MD, Family Practice Physician, and Mark McKinney, Hixny CEO, discuss Governor Cuomo’s proposal to fund the Statewide Health Information Network (SHIN-NY).