Resources & Links
Resources & LinksDOH Seeking Information on Nursing Home EMR Adoption and Health Information Exchange
Survey responses are due by Oct. 4, 2019 and will assist LeadingAge NY in its advocacy for funding and policies that support EMR adoption and HIE.
- September 10, 2019
Resources & LinksDOH Issues Destructive Malware Alert
The alert pertains to a serious and destructive malware infection known as "Ryuk" and the actions providers can take to protect their networks from this threat.
- August 20, 2019
Resources & LinksNew Data Breach and Security Requirements Signed into Law
Governor Cuomo signed into law provisions expanding the definition of private information subject to state data breach reporting and creating new data security requirements. HIPAA-covered entities and business associates will have to notify the New York State Attorney General of breaches but need not notify individuals twice.
- July 30, 2019
Resources & LinksNew HHS Report Offers Practical Cybersecurity Guidelines and Resources for Health Care Providers and Payers
A new report and technical resources released by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services provide practical and cost-effective cybersecurity guidelines for health care providers and payers.
- January 8, 2019
Resources & LinksDeadline Extended for Health Information Exchange Funding
CMS has approved an extension of New York's Data Exchange Incentive Program until Sept. 30, 2020.
- September 4, 2018
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
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