OneCity Health / NYC Health + Hospitals Action Teams Showcase Success Reducing Avoidable Hospitalizations at MAX Series Symposium

Through the New York State Department of Health (NYS DOH) Medicaid Accelerated eXchange (MAX) Series, teams from four NYC Health + Hospitals facilities have demonstrated rapid and significant success reducing avoidable hospitalizations in collaboration with OneCity Health. Last month, the NYS DOH Medicaid Redesign Team hosted a MAX Series Symposium to celebrate and reflect on… Full Story »

OneCity Health Awards Eight Community Partners with $5 Million in Innovation Funds

OneCity Health, the NYC Health + Hospitals Performing Provider System under New York State’s Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) program, today announced the eight community partners that will receive funding from its $5 million Innovation Fund to implement programs targeting DSRIP priorities and the public health system transformation goals, including reducing avoidable hospitalizations, improving… Full Story »

Project Participation Opportunity: Hospital – Community Bridge Partner

Achieving the goals and objectives of an integrated delivery system requires greater communication and collaboration between the health care and social service sectors, including increased and enduring hospital-community partnerships. Through a Project Participation Opportunity (PPO), we are seeking to contract with a “Hospital – Community Bridge Partner” that will help facilitate relationships between participating hospitals… Full Story »

NYSDOH Announcement: Medicaid Redesign Efforts to Transform Healthcare in New York State Reaches Milestone

On June 1, the New York State Department of Health announced that through New York State Medicaid redesign efforts, providers are exceeding their goals, resulting in improved health care throughout the state. Please see below for the full announcement. New York State Department of Health Announces Medicaid Redesign Efforts to Transform Healthcare in New York… Full Story »

OneCity Health Schedules 1,100 Annual Primary Care Visits Through Proactive Phone Calls to Patients

Primary care is often referred to as the first line of defense. Having access to a regular primary care physician helps keep patients healthy, including by addressing patients’ needs early before symptoms worsen and require a visit to the Emergency Room. From our focus on palliative care integration and promoting cardiovascular health excellence to Patient-Centered… Full Story »

Third Strategic Advisory Workgroup Reflects Diversity of OneCity Health Network, Variety of Expertise for the Work Ahead

We are excited to announce that we have selected 10 of our community partners that are direct social service providers to advise OneCity Health as part of our third Strategic Advisory Workgroup. Thank you to all of our partners that expressed interest in joining the Workgroup. We received 36 applications, and ultimately selected partners that… Full Story »

Heart Failure Collaborative Initiative Aims to Decrease Hospital Admissions and Improve Quality of Life for Heart Failure Patients

Nearly six million Americans suffer from congestive heart failure (CHF), according to the American Heart Association. Because CHF is actually an ambulatory sensitive condition, with early intervention and timely outpatient care, patients can avoid complications or a more severe disease. However, nearly one in four CHF patients who are discharged from the hospital are readmitted… Full Story »