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News and Announcements
Executive Director Brent Stackhouse speaks about NYC REACH achievements at the HIMSS 2013 conference. Go to the third audio clip from the bottom.
Don't forget to check out:
- May 2013 Newsletter on the February celebration with Mayor Bloomberg and other government officials and public health leaders. Read about Dr. Mehlman freezing his records during Hurricane Sandy and then adopting an EHR. Also learn about new PCIP/NYC REACH initiatives.
- Latest research brief on how providers with more assistance experience better and faster quality gains.
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In February, Mayor Bloomberg, Dr. Thomas Farley, Dr. Thomas Frieden, and Dr. Farzad Mostashari Celebrated Improved Health Through Technology in New York City
City’s Primary Care Information Project helped an additional 96,000 patients get their blood pressure under control, 81,000 improve their diabetes management, and 58,000 smokers got assistance to quit. PCIP cited as a model for the national initiative. Read the Mayor's full press release here. Check out PCIP achievements and read more about the event in Healthcare Informatics.
Meaningful Use Education
On-site trainings and webinar recordings are available to NYC REACH members. Topics include: Privacy & Security in Electronic Health Records, Guide to Core Measure 15: Risk Assessment, Meaningful Use Measure by Measure, and How to Attest for Medicaid Year 1 EHR Incentive Payments. Join NYC REACH now at no cost to start taking advantage of these valuable, free trainings.