Public Service Message

Better Information Means Better Care: Health Information Technology

Health Information Exchange of New York (HIXNY)

Award

  • $4.7 million

Use Cases

  • Interoperable EHR for Medicaid
  • Connecting New Yorkers and their Clinicians

Service Area

  • Northern Berger Region:
    • Clinton
    • Franklin
    • Essex
    • Hamilton
    • Warren
    • Fulton
    • Saratoga
    • Washington
    • Montgomery
    • Schenectady
    • Otsego
    • Schoharie
    • Albany
    • Rensselear
    • Greene
    • Columbia counties
    • 62% of all hospital discharges in Northern Region
  • 50-60% of total population served

Stakeholders

Hospitals/Hospital Organizations:

  • Albany Medical Center
  • Ellis Hospital
  • Northeast Health
  • Saratoga Hospital
  • Seton Health System
  • St. Clare's Hospital
  • St. Mary's Hospital – Amsterdam
  • St. Peter's Hospital
  • Columbia Memorial Hospital
  • Saratoga Care

Government:

  • Warren County Dept. of Public Health
  • Schenectady County Dept. of Public Health

Health Plans:

  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • Health Now
  • MVP Health Care

Long term/home care:

  • The Eddy (Northeast Health)
  • Ellis Center for Long Term Care
  • St. Peter's Nursing and Rehab Center
  • Fort Hudson Nursing Home
  • St. Peter's Addiction Recovery Center

Health Centers/Physicians:

  • Whitney M. Young
  • Jr. Health Center
  • CapitalCare Medical Group
  • LLC
  • Cardiology Associates of Schenectady
  • Community Care Physicians
  • PC
  • Prime Care Physicians
  • PLLC
  • Hudson Headwaters Health Network
  • Hometown Health Centers

Organizations/Associations:

  • Adirondack Rural Health Network