A new style of team-based patient communication, the warm handoff, is being implemented in clinical and non-clinical settings. This strategy, used when a patient is transferred between members of the care team keeps the patient involved in their own care. Many benefits are being seen both for the patient, the providers, and the community organizations. […]
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Partner organizations throughout Care Compass Network’s (CCN) nine-county region have been working toward becoming PCMH 2014 Level 3 recognized, transforming their primary care sites to fit the certification requirements put forth by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). According to a report by the New York State Department of Health that was released in […]
Governor Cuomo awards $10 million in capital funding to five providers across New York State for the development of 84 new community-based Medically Supervised Withdrawal and Stabilization Services beds. The detox programs will provide around-the-clock care to people who are under the influence of alcohol, opioids, or other substances, or suffering from withdrawal, and help […]