In the July/August newsletter (link here) we introduced MHVC partners to the NYS Department of Health VBP University and the many resources available to transition your practice to value-based payment (VBP). VBP University is an online, educational resource created to raise awareness, knowledge and expertise in the move to VBP. It combines informational videos and…
US Rep. Nita Lowey leads roundtable discussion. Ellen Morehouse knows first-hand about the rise in e-cigarette use and the dangers of youth smoking. Morehouse, Executive Director of Student Assistance Services Corp. (SAS), an MHVC partner in White Plains, NY, met with Congresswoman Nita Lowey (D-NY17/Rockland-Westchester) and other area leaders in August to discuss e-cigarette use…
Workshop participants discuss real-time solutions and the “future state.” Following the success of the first Substance Use Disorder (SUD) workshop on May 19, 2017 (newsletter article here), MHVC held a deeper dive session on July 25, 2017, in Tarrytown, with participants representing seven organizations, and MHVC team members. “We built upon the energy and synergy…
Increase your knowledge or get a certificate in Value-Based Payment. Value-Based Payment (VBP) is a fundamental part of DSRIP, and now partners can be recognized for their learning and mastery of the subject. NYS Department of Health (NYSDOH) has just announced the launch of VBP University — an online, educational resource created to raise awareness,…
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2017 NYC RING Convocation of Practices
Thursday, October 26, 2017, 5:00-8:00 pm
Grand Hall, Tishman Learning Center, 111 E. 210th St, Bronx, NY 10467
Join over 100 NYC RING participating clinicians, researchers, and investigators as they showcase practice-based research and quality improvement activities and discuss opportunities for collaboration. Convocation submissions are due Friday, October 6, 2017. Please contact Mariel Connolly, firstname.lastname@example.org, and read more here.
Cultural Competency and Health Literacy Best Practices Forum
Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 10 AM-3 PM
Rockland County Fire Training Center, 35 Firemens Memorial Drive, Pomona, NY 10970
The CCHL Best Practices Forum is designed to explore and share CCHL best practices and topics impacting the Hudson Valley. The half day agenda includes a keynote speaker, breakout sessions, and panel discussion topics including: Social determinants of health, access to care, Community Needs Assessment data analysis, implicit bias, and the special needs population. Register here.