Resources & Links
Resources & LinksCertified EHR Adopters Must Connect to the SHIN-NY or Submit a Waiver by March 9th
Nursing homes, home care agencies, and hospice programs utilizing "certified electronic health record technology under the federal Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH)" must connect to their Regional Health Information Organization (RHIO) by March 9, 2018 or submit a waiver request to the Department of Health.
- February 27, 2018
Resources & LinksDeadline to Connect to the Statewide Health Information Network for New York is March 9th
Providers with certified EHRs are required to connect. A free recorded webinar hosted by the New York eHealth Collaborative is available for providers.
- February 13, 2018
Resources & LinksFree Webinar on Connecting to the Statewide Health Information Network for New York
The webinar will be held twice, on Jan. 29th at 3:30 pm and Jan. 30th at 8:30 am.
- January 16, 2018
Resources & LinksRemember to Register for the Free NYeC Webinar on Health Information Exchange Funding
A free webinar to inform providers about updated requirements to qualify for health information exchange funding will be held on Dec. 21st at 12 pm.
- December 19, 2017
Resources & LinksNYeC Offers Webinar on Streamlined Requirements for Health Information Exchange Funding
The webinar will be held on Dec. 21, 2017 from 12 to 1 pm.
- December 12, 2017
Resources & LinksMore EHRs to Qualify for Health Information Exchange Incentives Under New Requirements
Long-term/post-acute care providers that have adopted electronic health records that are not certified for HITECH security requirements will have alternative paths to qualify for Data Exchange Incentive Program funds.
- November 28, 2017
Resources & LinksDOH Telehealth Work Group Meets
One of several "Regulatory Modernization Initiatives," the Telehealth Work Group seeks to reduce barriers to the use of telehealth technology.
- October 3, 2017
Resources & Links"Dear Administrator" Letter Notifies Health Care Providers of Health Information Exchange Requirement
Nursing homes, home care agencies, hospice programs, and other providers that have adopted certified EHRs must connect to regional health information organizations by March 9, 2018.
- July 18, 2017
Resources & LinksDepartment of Health Adopts Regulations Governing the SHIN-NY Health Information Exchange Network
- May 17, 2016
Resources & LinksInternational Cyberattack Threatens Healthcare Organizations
HHS and U.S. Department of Homeland Security call for aggressive risk mitigation steps and issue guidance.
- May 9, 2017
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