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

The Western region consists of Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans and Wyoming counties.

Project Regional Networks Award Project Functionality Project Contact
WNYHealtheNet, LLC/ Western NY Clinical Information Exchange WESTERN - Catholic Health System; Erie County Medical Center; Kaleida Health; Roswell Park Cancer Institute; HealthNow NY; Independent Health Association, Inc.; Univera Healthcare; Buffalo Academy of Medicine; Buffalo Medical Group; Erie County DOH; SUNY Buffalo; Upstate NY Professional Health Care Information and Demonstration Project. $3,521,848 Create an online community health network for clinical data exchange, develop data repository, e-prescribing and a diagnostic data network. Michael Cropp
Phone: 716-635-3995
E-mail: mcropp@independenthealth.com
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center WESTERN - Mount St. Mary's Hospital; Niagara Family Medicine; Summit Pediatrics; Burns, M.D. & Hage, M.D., P.C.; Laurri & Sirianni, M.D., P.C.; Lewiston Orthopedics, P.C. $735,700 Implementation of a web based Electronic Medical Records System at all facilities and implementation of a Medical Applications Portal to provide providers with instant, simultaneous access to patient data through a single entry point. Tony Zito
Phone: 716-278-4301
E-mail: anthony.zito@nfmmc.org
The McGuire Group Healthcare Facilities, LLC/ E-Prescriptions for Nursing Homes WESTERN - Geriatric Association of Western NY. $177,503 Integration of e-Prescription capabilities in 6 nursing homes and extend the ability of the McGuire Group EMR system by integrating prescription ordering, administration, monitoring and billing into a paperless management system. Stephen Mercurio
Phone: 716-826-3827
E-mail: smercurio@maguiregroup.com