Entries by Lauren Moore

DECIDE WNY: Engaging Patients in Advance Care Planning, March 10

Population Health Collaborative is hosting a conference on Engaging Patients in Advance Care Planning. The conference will be held at Millennium Hotel in Buffalo on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 7:30 am – 12:30 pm. Register Here. Join Population Health Collaborative for the March 10th Annual DECIDE WNY Conference with keynote speaker BJ Miller, MD. Dr. […]

Announcing: Value-Based-Payment Educational Webinars

Community Partners of WNY, in collaboration with Millennium Collaborative Care PPS, will be offering two live educational webinars with half hour Q&A sessions for Community Based Organizations (CBO) and Behavioral Health Providers, and two pre-recorded webinars for Primary Care Providers. The links to the webinar information are in our password protected section for partners. If […]

HANYS: Practice Advancement Strategies Offers Value-Based Payment Support

From The Healthcare Association of New York State: As DSRIP moves into the end of Year 3, focus on outcome measures and value-based-payment (VBP) will increase. The goal of reaching 80%-90% VBP arrangements by April 2020 challenges all PPSs requiring focused efforts to improve the quality of care, patient and provider experience, and cost management. […]

Achieving Community Integration Training Webinar

The Department of Health conducted a training session through Public Consulting group for provider staff members to share information on “Achieving Community Integration.” The training included an overview of the person-centered care foundations and planning as well as the LifeCourse framework. Watch and listen to the presentation HERE. Follow up questions are due to PCG at […]

Fall 2017 Newsletter Now Available!

Community Partners of WNY (A DSRIP PPS)  NEW Fall 2017 Newsletter! Cover Story Feature: Helping Communities Breathe Easy: Reducing Secondhand Smoke Exposure Features highlighting:  Justtellone.org Phase II Launch, August 2017 Project Advisory Committee Meeting Recap, Community Health Worker Network of Buffalo Honored for Outstanding Work, and more! For the complete quarterly update, access the 2017 Fall […]

Dec. 2-3 Erie County DOH OASAS-Certified SBIRT Train the Trainer Course

December 2 & 3, 2017, 9:00am – 4:30PM Erie County Department of Health, Office of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) is hosting a Training of the Trainers course for Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT). SBIRT is an evidence-based practice used to identify, reduce, and prevent problematic use, abuse, and dependence on alcohol […]

Nov. 8 Western New York Performing Provider Systems Community Conference

Join Population Health Collaborative (formerly known as P2) and Health Foundation for Western & Central New York in an interactive discussion with our two Western New York DSRIP Performing Provider Systems: Community Health Partners of WNY and Millennium Collaborative Care. The conference will be held at WNED-WBFO, 140 Lower Terrace, Buffalo, NY 14202 on November […]

Nov. 14 Cultural Competency & Health Literacy Training Event

You’re Invited to an Upcoming Training: Tuesday, November 14, 2017,  4:30-6:00 pm at the CHS Regional Training Center. CPWNY and Community Health Workers of Buffalo are holding a Cultural Competency and Health Literacy training session to help inform our healthcare providers and staff of our diverse communities. This training is designed to help meet the […]