CareMessage Selected by the Community Health Care Association of New York State as Preferred Partner for Patient Communication
New York, NY — August 24, 2022
CareMessage has been selected by the Community Health Care Association of New York State (CHCANYS) as a preferred partner for patient engagement and communication.
As New York’s Primary Care Association (PCA), CHCANYS is a membership organization that represents New York’s 70-plus Community Health Centers (CHCs). CHCANYS provides training and technical assistance to the CHCs of New York in areas including clinical quality improvement, emergency management, data and technology, workforce development, and compliance and operations.
CareMessage is the leading patient activation and communication platform for safety-net healthcare organizations, helping them to meet goals of enhancing patient communication, improving operational workflows and ultimately improving health outcomes. In partnership with CHCANYS, the CareMessage platform will help CHCs in New York to advance efforts to provide high-quality, affordable, community-based health care to underserved individuals and families. Integration with the Azara DRVS centralized data reporting and analytics solution will further advance the value of this offering, allowing for increased efficiency and the ability to act on key patient data.
“We are proud to partner with CHCANYS to offer services to their member organizations that will help their staff to be more efficient with their time, and improve health outcomes for the millions of underserved patients in their care.” said Vineet Singal, the CEO and co-founder of CareMessage.
“The CHCANYS mission and work within our members’ communities is naturally aligned with the CareMessage mission and offerings,” said Rose Duhan, President and CEO of CHCANYS. “This partnership with CareMessage will be a helpful offering to assist our member organizations in achieving their goals.”
About The Community Health Care Association of New York State
The Community Health Care Association of New York State (CHCANYS) is New York’s Primary Care Association (PCA), a membership organization representing New York’s 70-plus Community Health Centers (CHCs). CHCs provide care for 1-in-9 New Yorkers at more than 800 locations across the state.
CHCs are a “one-stop shop” for health care, providing high quality primary and preventive care and support services to all New Yorkers, regardless of their immigration status, insurance coverage, or ability to pay. Each CHC has a Board of Directors comprised primarily of people who live in the communities they serve.
For almost 50 years, CHCANYS has represented a diverse membership, from the large metropolitan community health systems of New York City to the rural health centers of Upstate and Western New York, and everything in between.
CHCANYS provides training and technical assistance to New York’s CHCs in areas including clinical quality improvement, emergency management, data and technology, workforce development, and compliance and operations.
CHCANYS also supports CHCs through policy and advocacy work, strengthening and focusing health center voices at the local, state, and federal levels.
CareMessage is the largest patient activation platform for underserved populations in the United States. The robust CareMessage platform enables organizations to use mobile messaging to fill gaps in care, provide education, remind patients of upcoming appointments, automate follow up for open referrals, and provide one-to-one communication. As a 501(c)3 non-profit, CareMessage leverages technology to help close to 400 safety-net organizations nationwide fulfill the essential needs of over 10 million underserved patients.