June 27, 2019

2018 Million Hearts® Hypertension Control Champions
Summer 2019 Newsletter

The Million Hearts® Hypertension Control Challenge is a nationwide competition to identify providers that have achieved an average hypertension control rate of at least 80% through innovations […]
June 27, 2019

Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative
Summer 2019 Newsletter

From 2016 to 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) invested in local healthcare organizations to provide practice transformation support for a range of […]
June 27, 2019

Tips for Success: NY Medicaid EHR Incentive Program
Summer 2019 Newsletter

Some of the most challenging activities in the NY Medicaid EHR Incentive Program involve health information exchange, patient portal usage, and public health reporting. Read below […]
January 23, 2019

Value-Based Payment: 101
January 2019 Newsletter

The concept of value-based payment (VBP) has taken root across the healthcare industry. VBP is a “value over volume” approach. Unlike fee-for-service (FFS) models, which motivate […]
January 23, 2019

Tips from Providers: How to Operate as a Patient-Centered Medical Home
January 2019 Newsletter

At the 2018 PCMH Congress, healthcare providers from all practice sizes shared their strategies for successfully operating as a patient-centered medical home (PCMH). Providers shared a […]
January 23, 2019

Using ICD-10 Asthma Severity Codes
January 2019 Newsletter

New York City is one of the top twenty “Asthma Capitals” in the United States, a designation based on asthma prevalence, asthma-related emergency visits, and asthma-related […]
March 1, 2018

NYC REACH Providers Named 2017 Million Hearts® Hypertension Control Champions
March 2018 Newsletter

Million Hearts® is a national initiative established by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and co-led by the Centers for Disease Control and […]