Author: IHANY Editor

SPHP Receives National Recognition for New Behavioral Health Treatment Model

St. Peter’s Health Partners (SPHP) is receiving state and national recognition for its new integrated behavioral health model in primary care, designed to greatly increase the number of patients receiving treatment for mental health issues like depression and anxiety.

IHANY Newsletter – November 2021

This month’s priorities: Annual Wellness Visits (AWV): Our most recent performance indicates that as a CIN we are at 24% AWV (Claims paid through the end of August 2021). For 2021 we need to exceed 50%. To help move the dial and address patient education on AWV the IHANY team has developed a Medicare AWV…
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IHANY Town Hall October 25, 2021

Burnout: The Contagion & What We Can Do About It. Tina Shah, MD, MPH, a national leader in the field of clinician well-being was the featured speaker at IHANY’s Town Hall ” Burnout: The Contagion & What We Can Do About It.”  Dr. Shah is Senior Advisor, Office of the US Surgeon General in the area…
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IHANY Monthly Newsletter – October 2021

This Month’s Priorities Annual Wellness Visits (AWV): Our most recent performance indicates that as a CIN we are at 20% AWV (Claims paid through the end of July 2021). For 2021 we need to exceed 50%. To help move the dial and address patient education on AWV the IHANY team has developed a Medicare AWV…
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IHANY Recognized by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services for Quality of Care, Cost Savings During COVID-19 Pandemic

Participation in Medicare Shared Savings Program translated to higher-quality patient care and savings of approximately $1.9 billion for Medicare The Innovative Healthcare Alliance of New York (IHANY) was recently recognized by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) as one of the Accountable Care Organizations (ACO) that had a positive impact on patient care…
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IHANY Monthly Newsletter – September 2021

This Month’s Priorities Annual Wellness Visits (AWV): Our most recent performance indicates that as a CIN we are at 17% AWV (Claims paid through the end of May 2021). For 2021 we need to exceed 50%. To help move the dial and address patient education on AWV the IHANY team has developed a Medicare AWV…
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IHANY Monthly Newsletter – August 2021

This Month’s Priorities CMS Reporting, Promoting Interoperability (PI): CMS released their 2021 Promoting Interoperability Guide, please review and let us know if you have any questions. In this month’s education section section you can register for a webinar detailing what is required for PI reporting. We strongly recommend that each practice designate an attendee. Remember,…
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IHANY Monthly Newsletter – July 2021

This Month’s Priorities CMS Reporting, Promoting Interoperability (PI): CMS released their 2021Promoting Interoperability Guide, please review and let us know if you have any questions. We will have a Promoting Interoperability (PI) education in August.Remember, each TIN in IHANY will need to report at least a 90 consecutive day period of data for PI directly…
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IHANY Monthly Newsletter – June 2021

This Month’s Priorities Schedule your data review meeting with the IHANY team: On Wednesday May 5th, Brian sent out your May IHANY Population Health Analytic Reports. We have asked that every team that has received this report reach out to Brian to schedule a meeting to discuss the data, next steps and the support IHANY…
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IHANY Monthly Newsletter – April, 2021

This Month’s Priorities Schedule your patients for their Annual Wellness Visits (AWV):Utilizing the reports from February you will be able to identify who is due for their AWV. For 2021 CMS has determined that you can utilize telehealth to do an AWV. REMINDER: You can also do advance care planning (ACP) via telehealth and/or during…
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