FISHKILL, N.Y., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the proper support, transformation is possible for organizations of any size; for evidence, just look at the Hudson Valley of New York. That's part of the message Annette C. Watson, RN-BC, CCM, MBA will deliver Monday at the Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative Stakeholder Conference in Washington, DC.
Watson, senior vice president of Community Transformation for Taconic IPA (TIPA) and immediate past chair of the Commission for Case Manager Certification, will offer a workshop about the Hudson Valley Initiative and how it's helping revolutionize health care delivery.
The Hudson Valley Initiative is a collaborative effort among three organizations—TIPA, Taconic Health Information Network and Community (THINC) and MedAllies—to revolutionize health care delivery through a shared vision to improve the quality, safety and efficiency of health care in the community. The Hudson Valley Initiative team offers technical, consulting and program-based services. For the past 10 years, the partnership has worked to bring about significant market change at the local and regional levels.
MedAllies professionals advance EHR adoption and ensure technology is used in a meaningful way.
THINC serves as a neutral convening entity advancing the market around quality management, payment reform and consumer satisfaction.
TIPA offers consulting and educational services to transform practice workflow to a PCMH, along with centralized infrastructure and processes to promote and support advanced primary care practices.
Watson's presentation will include an overview of the work in the Hudson Valley to provide tools, resources and expert consultation to support primary care practices in their efforts to become medical homes, and to enhance care coordination for high-risk, complex patients. She will focus on two speci
|SOURCE Hudson Valley Initiative|
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