OneCity Health Leadership Announcement

Announcements from Dr. Ross Wilson, interim CEO of OneCity Health and Chief Transformation Officer at NYC Health + Hospitals, and Stan Brezenoff, interim President and CEO, NYC Health + Hospitals, regarding leadership transitions at OneCity Health

New in Health Affairs: Performance of a Medicare ACO, and the Shift to VBP

There are currently over 500 Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) serving over 9 million patients in Medicare alone. As Nicholas Stine, MD, Dave A. Chokshi, MD, MSc, Janine Knudsen, MD, Megan Cunningham, JD, and Ross Wilson, MD, describe in “Performance of a Medicare Accountable Care Organization at the Largest Safety Net Health System in the United… Full Story »

New in JAMA: Latent Natural Resources to Promote Health and Reduce Spending

Much like “wind before windmills,” there are a variety of latent natural resources ready to be tapped to promote health and reduce medical spending, according to Dr. Dave Chokshi, Chief Population Health Officer, OneCity Health, and Christopher C. Jennings, founder and president, Jennings Policy Strategies, in their new JAMA Forum article “Latent Natural Resources for… Full Story »

Supporting the Integration of Palliative Care in Primary Care

Ensuring patients with serious illnesses have access to palliative care can significantly improve their mood and quality of life, while reducing costs associated with end-of-life care, such as hospital admissions. To do so, it is important that we support the integration of palliative care into primary care, and enable clinical staff to engage patients and… Full Story »

Behavioral Health Integration Training Resources for Primary Care Sites

Phase II Comprehensive Schedule B metric PM024 (Demonstrate co-location of primary care services in the behavioral health setting and/or behavioral health services in the primary care setting, and/or completion of care team training in behavioral health integration per minimum requirements as established by OneCity Health Services) requires that applicable OneCity Health primary care partners that… Full Story »

Identifying Community Resources for Patients and Clients: NowPow Rollout to OneCity Health Partners

As part of our evolution to an integrated delivery system inclusive of social services, next month we will begin a phased rollout of a web-based social services directory and referral software, NowPow, to OneCity Health partners. NowPow is a web-based technology platform that enables providers to identify community resources, make referrals for patients and clients,… Full Story »