The Technology Workgroup meets monthly and includes downstate and upstate (Albany north & west) to encompass health centers statewide. At these meetings, technology specialists from our member centers gather to discuss best practices and share information on the full spectrum of issues relating to Health Information Technology, including telecomm, hardware, networking, privacy & security, etc. Projects include efforts to improve technology practices, while saving expense and enhancing services. Workgroup materials and a discussion forum can be found on LinkedIn. The Technology Workgroup is chaired by Bill Leo.
To review business needs and introduce technology solutions
To foster an increased understanding of HIT Technology
To use technology as a business enabler
To deliver best in class Health Information Technology to support CHC staff and patients
To provide opportunities for resources and funding and grants