Central Region - Health Information Technology (HIT) Grants - HEAL NY Phase 1

The Central region consists of Broome, Cayuga, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Livingston, Madison, Monroe, Oneida, Onondaga, Ontario, Oswego, Schuyler, Seneca, St. Lawrence, Steuben, Tioga, Tompkins, Wayne and Yates counties.

Project Regional Networks Award Project Functionality Project Contact
United Health Services Hospitals/ Southern Tier HealthLink CENTRAL -Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital; United Medical Assoc.; Delaware Valley Hospital; Orthopedic Associates; Southern Tier Neurosurgical Group; Park Avenue Assoc. in Radiology; Chenango Memorial Hospital; Southern Tier Imaging. $3,499,500 Creation of a regional portal that gives clinicians access to real time electronic patient records, expand the health information exchange interoperability infrastructure, develop EMRs and connect necessary organizations. Michael Rusnak
Phone: 607-763-6595
E-mail: june_dean@uhs.org
Rochester Health Commission/ The Rochester Regional RHIO CENTRAL - Kodak; Xerox; Wegmans; Excellus Preferred Care; Rochester Independent Practice Association; Greater Rochester Independent Practice Association; Strong Health; Via Health;Unity Health; Lakeside Health System; Clifton Springs Hospital; Westside Health Services; Monroe County DOH; Finger Lakes Health Systems Agency; Monroe County Medical Society. $4,386,750 Build an IT database and application integration hub that will accelerate the exchange of patient data across nine counties of the greater Rochester area. Ted Kremer
Phone: 585-256-4670
E-mail: tkremer@grrhio.org
Arnot Ogden Medical Center/ Southern Tier Electronic Medical Record Project (STEMR) CENTRAL - Arnot Medical Services; Orchard Family Health Care; Southern Tier Pediatrics; Women's Health Services of Elmira, P.C; Edward H. Clark, M.D., P.C.   $222,918 Installation of electronic medical records technology in physician practices to allow the sharing of information among providers. The project also supports e-prescribing Gregg Martin
Phone: 607-737-4511
E-mail: gmartin@aomc.org
Greater Rochester Independent Practice Association (GRIPA)/ GRIPA Connected Community CENTRAL - Wegmans Pharmacies; ACM Medical Laboratories; Borg Imaging; Via Health; Preferred Care. $227,835 Creation of a clinical data exchange through a common interface. Gregg Coughlin
Phone: 585-922-1529