Unite Us Partners with Healthix and Regional Outreach Networks to Improve Quality of Life for New York City and Long Island Residents

NEW YORK, July 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Unite usthe nation’s leading software company enabling cross-industry collaboration to improve people’s health and well-being, and Healthixthe largest public health information exchange (HIE) in the nation it serves CNY AND Long Island, are collaborating to address the drivers of health (DOH) in partnership with key social care networks in the region. Through their partnership, Healthix and Unite Us will provide the technology infrastructure necessary to enable communication between health care systems and social care networks working to meet unmet needs for services such as food, benefits, shelter, transportation assistance and more Still.

This collaboration is more important than ever, as New York state is editing the 1115 Waiver of Medicaid more explicitly prioritize the integration of health and social care into the NYS Medicaid program, enabling community-based organizations, behavioral health providers and other small professionals to use data-driven insights to inform their practices and interventions. The integration of health and social care will improve health equity around the world from New York disadvantaged populations. Studies indicate that medical care accounts for only about 20% of the variation in health outcomes for a population, while 80% can be traced to DOH, which affects a wide range of health risks and outcomes.

“Our partnership with Healthix is ​​a natural fit, and the need for collaboration across health and wellness services has never been greater,” he said. Dan Brillmann, CEO and co-founder of Unite Us. “We are aligned on a shared mission to improve the lives of people across New York City and Long Island by supporting community-led systems of care, by building trust in these communities in the same way that trust is facilitated between patient and provider, and by adequately and accurately capturing the whole picture of a person’s health.”

“We welcome the opportunity to partner with Unite Us to help better establish a holistic level of care when it comes to providing our clients with key information both within the hospital walls and beyond the community,” he said. stated Todd Rogo, President and CEO of Healthix. “The Unite Us software will create a simple and convenient way for our customers to access a network of health and social care providers that will connect them to available community-based resources that provide other levels of care, such as housing, employment and behavioral care. healthcare”.

Unite Us and Healthix are already partnering in large social care networks with Public health solutionswhich supplies critical resources directly to of New York City most disadvantaged populations. “Establishing a single technology ecosystem and roadmap for the region that is compatible with the requirements for healthcare and community partnerships is essential. The technologies offered by Healthix and Unite Us support interoperability and critical case management, i CCTV referrals and population health capabilities,” he said Lisa DavidPresident and CEO of Public Health Solutions.

Social care networks such as Public Health Solutions WholeYouNYC Reliably connect people to community resources and services such as food assistance, housing and shelter, and individual and family support with real-time measurable outcome data. These networks enable policymakers to understand the impact of standardized outcomes for social care interventions, which, when combined with clinical outcomes from HIEs such as Healthix in New York state, provide a more complete picture of community health. The shared vision and aligned approach between Healthix and Unite Us for NYC e Long Islandespecially for the most disadvantaged populations, it enables outcome-focused collaboration to support the overall health and well-being of community members while eliminating systemic barriers to care.

Nonprofits, community-based organizations, and other providers looking to connect their customers and patients to resources within the network can turn to uniteus.com/contact us/.

About Unite Us
Unite us is the nation’s leading software company that enables cross-industry collaboration to improve the health and well-being of communities. Unite Us secure solutions set a new standard of care that identifies social care needs, connects people to services, and leverages meaningful outcome data to further drive community investment. Through the Unite Us country network and software, community-based organizations, government agencies, health plans, and health care providers are all connected to better collaborate and meet the needs of individuals in their communities. Follow Join us on LinkedIn, Chirping, InstagramAND Facebook.

About Healthix
As the largest public health information exchange (HIE) in the nation, Healthix securely exchange data on more than 20 million individuals. Data is aggregated from thousands of organizations, from large health systems to small community health centers and individual physician practices, including community-based and behavioral health organizations across the region. The trusted partner in sharing health information to improve people’s lives, Healthix is ​​a key contributor and qualified entity of the statewide health information network of New York (SHINNY). Follow Healthix on LinkedIn, ChirpingAND Instagram.

About Public Health Solutions
Health disparities among New Yorkers are large, persistent and growing. Public Health Solutions (PHS) exist to change that trajectory and support the vulnerable CNY families in achieving optimal health and building pathways to reach their potential. As the largest non-profit public health service CNY, we focus on a broad range of public health issues, including food and nutrition, health insurance, maternal and child health, sexual and reproductive health, tobacco control and HIV/AIDS. We improve health outcomes and help communities thrive by providing services directly to vulnerable low-income households, supporting community-based organizations through our long-standing public-private partnerships, and bridging the gap between health care and community services through our WholeYouNYC Network. Follow PHS on LinkedIn, Chirping, InstagramAND Facebook.

Join us Media contact:
Jaquetta Gooden
Communications manager
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