2018 Year In Review

February 11, 2019

Setting out to write this community letter for 2018, I reflected that this year was different. The message needed to be different. The typical annual report CEO message highlights progress, growth and the litany of value-providing services to those we serve, followed by a forecast of the year to come. As I look back on…

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HealtheConnections, HealthlinkNY Advance Strategic Partnership to Merger

January 30, 2019

“Our mission is clear, and together we’re setting a new standard for regional health improvement” – Rob Hack, President and CEO Syracuse/Binghamton/Hopewell Junction, N.Y. – (January 31, 2019) – Rob Hack, president and CEO of HealtheConnections, and Staci Romeo, executive director of HealthlinkNY, announced their companies will merge together into HealtheConnections, forming a health improvement…

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Introducing the HIE Usage Dashboard

December 14, 2018

HealtheConnections’ participants have asked for an easier way to see health information exchange (HIE) usage within their organization. We’ve responded by rolling out the HIE Usage Dashboard. The concept of the dashboard is quite simple and designed to be an intuitive tool for any user with the Patient Lookup and Audit Report services to view…

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Collaborating to Provide Better Care: Immunizations

November 16, 2018

HealtheConnections facilitates Kinney Drugs automated submissions to NYSIIS. Beginning in early 2018, HealtheConnections and Kinney Drugs have worked together to bring a new feature to their pharmacists. They are now able to automatically submit immunization records to the New York State Immunization System (NYSIIS) through HealtheConnections, the health information exchange (HIE). HealtheConnections has been connected…

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HealtheConnections and HealthlinkNY Enter Into Strategic Partnership

October 22, 2018

This September, HealtheConnections proudly announced a strategic partnership with HealthlinkNY. The goal? To accelerate growth and promote efficiency, innovation, and ultimately affect positive patient outcomes. As a team, the two QEs will connect providers from the northern border of New York City, through the Hudson Valley, and throughout the Southern Tier and Central New York…

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HealtheConnections Enters a Strategic Partnership with HealthlinkNY

September 21, 2018

A message from CEO Rob Hack: To our participants, partners, and stakeholders: You value actionable data, continuous innovation, and a shared vision for improved health and healthcare delivery for all, just like we do. This type of progress can only be achieved through enhanced collaboration and looking beyond the status quo. It is with great…

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HealtheConnections expands Clinical-Community Referrals

June 21, 2018

Connecting clinicians and community-based programs to improve health. In 2016, HealtheConnections set out to improve the referral process by leveraging the power of the HIE and its large pool of participants, and created a mechanism for healthcare providers to make perinatal referrals to the Healthy Families Program for Onondaga County residents. Now, the organization is…

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New York Expands Electronic Patient Care Alerts Service Statewide

June 8, 2018

Healthcare Professionals Can Now Receive Alerts When Their Patient is Admitted to or Discharged from a Hospital Anywhere in the State Further Enhancing Care Coordination ALBANY, NY—The New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC) today announced the expansion of patient care alerts across the state’s eight regional health information exchanges through the Statewide Health Information Network for…

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Care OnDemand Comes to Central New York

May 18, 2018

Oswego Health introduces tele-health option for patients, partners with HealtheConnections HealtheConnections is proud to announce a partnership and data sharing agreement with the Oswego Health Tele-Health Urgent Care. This tele-health program, called Care OnDemand, is innovative in the area, helping patients by delivering affordable, efficient care wherever they are. Residents in Oswego County will be…

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Corporate Giving is Good for Business

April 20, 2018

HealtheConnections has a proud history of supporting health related events occurring across the Central New York region. That support comes in a variety of ways, but primarily through fundraising and volunteer opportunities for organizations that support health promotion and healthcare delivery. For us, this type of corporate giving is a visible demonstration of our commitment…

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