2018 Annual Meeting Recap


Keynote Address 

Greg Allen – Director of the Division of Program Development and Management at the NYS Department of Health


Greg Allen

Working Together for Better Health - Annual Meeting Video Presentation 


Working Together for Better Health Panel Discussion 

CNY Cares Network Partner Organizations


  • Dawn Litherland - Liberty Resources
  • Cassie Winter & Patricia King - Rome Memorial Hospital
  • Mike Melara - Catholic Charities of Onondaga County
  • Nancy Deavers - ConnextCare 
  • Sherry Buglione - Oneida Healthcare


NYS Value Based Payment: Progress and the Road Ahead 

Ryan Ashe, MPA, PMP – Director of Medicaid Payment Reform at the NYS Department of Health


CNY Cares Population Health Management System 

CNY Cares/Auburn Community Hospital Spotlight 

Joe Reilly - Chief Information Officer, CNY Cares 


Concurrent Breakout Session #1

The Patient Experience: Care Management Workflow 


Margaret Fontenot, Delanie Laface, Liz Williams & Eva Butler - Circare

Kim Pecor - CNYHHN


Concurrent Breakout Session #2

Social Determinants of Health and Community Based Organizations 

Emily Engel - Deputy Director Bureau of Social Determinants of Health at the NYS Department of Health


Concurrent Breakout Session #3 

CNY Cares PHM System: Advancing Transformation 

Peter Nolan - Project Manager for Information Technologies, CNY Cares


2019 CNY Cares Innovation Fund 

Lauren Wetterhahn - Director of Program Operations at CNY Cares

Kate Weidman - Manager, Project Management Office  

[presentation] [2019 Innovation Fund Webpage]

Closing Remarks

Virginia Opipare - Executive Director at CNY Cares