Topic: Combat the Substance Abuse crisis on Staten Island.
Speakers: Hillary Kunins M.Dd, MPH, MS, Jessica Kattan M.D., MPH
Date and Time: July 19, 2016 5:30pm-9:30pm
Description: The goals were to share with the primary care provider’s information on the Staten Island Substance abuse problem and educate the providers on the tools and resources to combat the problem through a borough-wide team approach.
Topic: Certified INTERACT Champion Training
Instructor: Elizabeth Brunner, Pathway Health
Date and Time: May 3rd-4th, 2016 from 9AM-4PM
Description: Leaders from all 10 skilled nursing facilities came together at the Staten Island Performing Provider System to attend a two-day training on INTERACT. All the components of INTERACT were discussed in detail with a focus on how the Champions will sustain the INTERACT quality improvement program at their respective organizations.
Staten Island PPS highlights the technical, strategic, and population health benefits of creating a cloud based, integrated data network capable of hot spotting, geo-mapping and performance management capabilities. Contact us ITlog@statenislandpps.org for any questions.
On January 21-22, 2016 the New York Department of Health held its down state DSRIP Project Approval and Oversight Panel (PAOP) Meeting. The purpose of this meeting was to see the progress of the different PPSs across New York State. Executive Director Joseph Conte presented on the programs, projects and innovations everyone has been working diligently on since April.