OUR PROJECTS

OUR COMMUNITY

UPCOMING EVENTS

INNOVATION

Read about innovations driving change

WMTY

Learn to ask "What Matters to You?"

COMMUNITY

Working together to keep you healthy

TRAINING

Gateway to new learning and jobs

NEWS

RING Around “Joy in Work”: Conference furthers discussions of joy, and sharing results and research

November 29, 2017

On October 26, 2017, clinicians, researchers and investigators met for the annual NYC RING (New York City Research and Improvement Networking Group) conference at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine Department of Family and Social Medicine. The conference focused on sharing practice-based research and quality improvement activities, but the centerpiece was the message of the…

Value-Stream Mapping Process: Groundbreaking Work in Orange County

November 23, 2017

This October week-long session was facilitated by Dr. Corey Waller, MD. The objective was to value-stream process-map each service to help understand the current state as well as define the associated barriers and gaps. Watch the videos on our Behavioral Health Crisis Stabilization page, here or http://montefiorehvc.org/projects/behavioral-health-crisis-stabilization/.

There’s an App for That: Using Technology to Improve Behavioral Health

October 31, 2017

MHVC offers app and interactive voice system to partners. The future of health care is now being piloted with members of MHVC’s Behavioral Health/Primary Care Learning Collaborative in partnership with Montefiore Medical Center’s Care Management Organization (CMO). “The project offers partners access to two telehealth platforms, a smartphone application and an interactive voice response system…

MAX Results: How the Health Quest Care Management Team Changed to Change Lives

October 31, 2017

Patient success stories from the MAX Series. Thanks to the MAX Series, when Chanel Artist, RN, Community Care Manager and Certified Case Manager at Health Quest, tells the story it is far from a chart recitation. “Elderly female with a complex medical history” becomes “our case conference really worked and the team understood how to…

VBP University: Semesters 2 and 3 Available Now

September 29, 2017

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…

Anti-Vaping Education Gets Legislator’s Assistance

September 29, 2017

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…

Process Redesign Rethinks Approaches to SUD Referrals

August 13, 2017

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…

EVENTS

Target: FLU!

Read MHVC's tips for immunization and prevention in a special edition newsletter Target: FLU.

MHVC a Finalist at SDH Innovation Summit

Damara Gutnick, MD (MHVC), and Amanda Parsons, MD, MBA (MHS), presented Addressing SDH: A Three Pronged Approach at the SDH Innovation Summit on September 26th. The proposal, one of 9 finalists from over 200 submissions, highlighted MHVC’s Innovation Fund work, WMTY implementation, VBP training, ROI calculator, and standardized SDH screening implemented by MHS. View the MHVC presentation here.

WMTY Day is EVERY Day!

The WMTY page is your "Online Toolkit" with resources from MHVC and around the world. Take our WMTY survey and share your WMTY story!

Get your team ready with these WMTY buttons!

Launch of New WMTY Videos

MHVC is sharing some videos put together by our WMTY friends in British Columbia. This short video contains tips and tools on how you can embed this question into every day practice. This video and others on the linked page can be shared to explain the importance of "What Matters to You?" and help health care providers and their patients share meaningful conversations.

Like what you see? Share a post on social media! Wear your WMTY button, take a photo of your activities today, or share your thoughts about the initiative. Tag your post with #WMTY18 so we can find it!

CONTACT US

3 Executive Boulevard
3rd Floor
Yonkers NY 10701

E-mail montefiorehvc@montefiore.org
Website www.montefiorehvc.org