Archive for March, 2016

CSO Assessing Training Needs of CBO Workforce

CSO Assessing Training Needs of CBO Workforce

Throughout the DSRIP period, BPHC will sponsor several training programs designed specifically for non-clinical staff at community-based organizations (CBOs). Leaders from multiple CBOs recently met to discuss priorities and focus areas for a training needs assessment, which will be distributed to CBOs within the next month. This two-step collaborative process […]

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Free Two-Day CME Conference on Hypertension Management in Primary Care

Free Two-Day CME Conference on Hypertension Management in Primary Care

On April 8th and 9th, Healthfirst and Mt. Sinai’s Icahn School of Medicine will jointly provide a free two-day Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference focusing on strategies for hypertension management in primary care. The conference, “Hypertension Management and Control: Pragmatic Strategies for Primary Care,” is open to all medical directors, […]

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Looking Back

Looking Back

Nearly All BPHC Projects Have Launched In the beginning stages of DSRIP planning, we developed ten projects targeting the specific health needs of Bronx residents. To date, nearly all of these projects have launched. Participating member organizations will begin adopting new clinical protocols, information-sharing technologies, reporting systems, and possibly new […]

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Looking Ahead

Looking Ahead

Investing in Innovation Coordinating care, building a robust foundation in primary care, integrating community-based and medical services into healthcare – these are expansive and systemic reforms designed to affect the Bronx as a whole. But each community within the Bronx has its own unique set of needs, which our PPS […]

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