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NEW YORK EHR MEANINGFUL USE
SUMMIT

 

The New York Chapter American College of Physicians,
the New York eHealth Collaborative and NYC REACH

 

Dates:

Thursday, May 13, 2010 - Brooklyn

Friday, May 14, 2010 - Long Island (Huntington)

Thursday, May 20, 2010 - Buffalo

Friday, May 21, 2010 - Syracuse

Saturday, May 22, 2010 - Binghamton

Wednesday, June 2, 2010 - Albany

Wednesday, June 2, 2010 - Rochester (ADDITIONAL EVENT - JUST ADDED)

Friday, June 4, 2010 - Tarrytown

   

Registration:

Pre-register at www.nyacp.org/EHRform 

Pre-register for the Rochester event here:

 

Note: The Rochester event (Technology Day) is hosted by Monroe County Medical Society and is free for MCMS members.  NYeC is co-sponsoring this event and will be paying non-member fees on behalf of all provider and medical office staff attendees.

   

About:

Sponsored by the New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC), NYC REACH, and the New York Chapter American College of Physicians (NYACP), this free full-day program addresses Meaningful Use incentives for physicians:
  • How the Meaningful Use criteria for EHRs translate to better quality care for patients and improved public health
  • Who qualifies for up to $63,750 in incentives and how to meet the federal criteria
  • Where to get assistance selecting, implementing, and using EHRs

Regional Extension Centers (RECs)

NYC REACH and NYeC are two federally designated organizations for New York State provide you with subsidized EHR adoption assistance and Meaningful Use coaching, and have negotiated discounted products and services. 

NYC REACH:

www.nycreach.org  

New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC):

www.nyehealth.org  

Vendors*:

Medent, Greenway, eClinical Works, NextGen,athenahealth, Cerner, Workflow, Sage,STI , Pulse, Allscripts *Tentative List 
   

Presentation Materials:

Health IT Transformation and Meaningful Use

Presented by the Department of Health for the State of New York, this presentation covers general background on Health IT, NY's health IT strategy, Meaningful Use and how the foundations beings developed today can impact healthcare delivery for years to come.

Click here to download the presentation

 

New York State e-Prescribing Incentive Program: Interface with HITECH and Meaningful Use

New York State's newly implemented provides incentive payments of $.80 per dispensed ambulatory prescription to Medicaid prescribers for 1 original fill and up to 5 refills as well.  Learn about this important incentive program and and it will help improve patient safety, promote improvements in quality of care and improve care coordination.

Click here to download the presentation

 

EHR Adoption, Digital Transformation and the Regional Extension Centers

EHR Adoption is passing a significant tipping point from a technology implemented by early adopters to one seeing widespread use across the United States.  Regional Extension Centers across the US are helping providers with this important transformational step with technical services to help them select EHRs, implement them and ultimately use the meaningfully.  Learn how the NYeC Regional Extension Center can help practices transform their providers to Meaningful Users of EHR technology and potentially qualify for valuable government incentives in the process.

Click here to download the presentation

 

Regional Health Information Organization (RHIO) Presentations

The following were presented by the RHIO representative at specific summits held throughout the state during the Summit Series:

 

Long Island Event RHIO Presentation - Presented by eHealth Network of Long Island and the Long Island Patient Information Exchange

 

Buffalo Event RHIO Presentation - Presented by HEALTHeLINK

 

Syracuse Event RHIO Presentation - Presented by the Health Advancement Collaboration of Central New York

 

Binghamton Event RHIO Presentation - Presented by the Southern Tier Healthlink

 

Albany Event RHIO Presentation - Presented by the Health Information Xchange New York