New York

In New York: Most children and adults who qualify for Medicaid are enrolled into Medicaid managed care under two separate 1115 waiver programs: the New York Partnership Health Plan for individuals who belong to an income-eligible family, and a separate program for adults or children (age 0-64) who are receiving SSI payments or are otherwise […]

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  • (As of April 2013) At a Glance Behavioral health services for Medicaid-enrolled children are available primarily through a public behavioral health delivery system supported by the state’s Office of Mental Health and Office of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Services Multiple coordination activities between state agencies are aimed at providing developmental and behavioral health services to […]

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    November 1, 2013 | Filed under: New York
  • 2014 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – New York 2012 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – New York 2010 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – New York 2008 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – New York Additional States’ CHIP Fact Sheets… Adobe Acrobat .PDF printable versions of the New York NASHP CHIP Fact Sheets Key Highlights: Program Type: New […]

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    December 6, 2012 | Filed under: New York
  • New York Department of Health was authorized to launch an Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) Demonstration in March 2011 with the enactment of Chapter 59 of the Chapter Laws of 2011, which created New York State Public Health Code Article 29-E. Under this initial law, the Commissioner of Health was responsible for issuing a certificate of […]

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    August 21, 2012 | Filed under: New York
  • Hundreds of millions of state dollars are being invested in HIE in New York. NYeC and the Business Council have established the Health IT Sustainability Work Group to investigate long term financing models. Refer to pages 30-32 of the state Strategic Plan.

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    March 31, 2010 | Filed under: New York
  • The primary components of New York’s governance structure are the public-private New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC) and the state Office of Health Information Technology Transformation (OHITT). OHITT plays a coordinating role and disperses funds. NYeC is responsible for convening constituencies and facilitating a governance structure for interoperable HIE through the state’s HIE infrastructure. NYeC does […]

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    March 31, 2010 | Filed under: New York
  • New York’s HIE Strategic Plan preserves important roles for two of the key participants in New York’s ongoing and unprecedented state investment in HIE: the New York eHealth Collaborative and the New York Office of Health Information Technology Transformation.

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    March 31, 2010 | Filed under: New York
  • In keeping with the goal of providing quality, safe health care, the New York Department of Health developed the New York Patient Occurrence Reporting and Tracking System (NYPORTS).  For the purpose of NYPORTS reporting, an occurrence is an unintended, adverse, and undesirable development in an individual patient’s condition.  The data that is collected in NYPORTS […]

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    March 17, 2009 | Filed under: New York