Urgent Matters: The Emergency Department Express Care Program

Rahul Sharma, MD, and Peter Greenwald, MD, were interviewed by Urgent Matters about the NYP OnDemand Express Care program at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Rahul Sharma is the Emergency Physician-in-Chief for New York Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medicine and an Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine. Dr. Peter Greenwald is a Board Certified Emergency Medicine Physician, and is Emergency Medicine Telehealth Services Co-Director and Director of Emergency Medicine Telehealth Quality Assurance. NYP OnDemand Express Care allows visitors to the Emergency Department to have a live video visit with an Emergency Medicine physician. 

InformationWeek IT Excellence Awards winners

NewYork-Presbyterian has won first place in the Cloud Category at the 2017 InformationWeek IT Excellence Awards. This national information technology competition recognizes the top business technology innovators in the United States, and honors first, second, and third place finalists in five technological categories. NewYork-Presbyterian has been honored for NYP OnDemand, NewYork-Presbyterian’s comprehensive suite of digital health services, designed to improve and expand patient care, and to extend physician access to their peers.

How NYP Used Its Innovation Stack to Launch a Telehealth Program

Senior Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer Emme Deland published an article in NEJM Catalyst about NYP OnDemand, and rapidly launching an enterprise-wide telehealth program. She illuminated the strategy behind the effort, describing in detail the six connected processes NewYork-Presbyterian utilized. Because NewYork-Presbyterian executed these steps in tandem, the organization was able to expand efficiently and meaningfully: "Adopting this construct enabled us, in under a year, to build NYP OnDemand from a concept into one of the most comprehensive telehealth programs in the country." 

Dr. Peter M. Fleischut Appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Transformation Officer at NewYork-Presbyterian

"Dr. Peter M. Fleischut has been named senior vice president and chief transformation officer at NewYork-Presbyterian, effective May 1. In this new role, Dr. Fleischut will lead enterprise integration, transformation for clinical operations, innovation initiatives, logistics and pharmacy. He will also oversee the implementation of clinical technology operations for the new David H. Koch Center at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, which is slated to open in 2018." Click above to read the full press release. 

CIO Celebrates Technology Innovation with 2017 CIO 100 & CIO Hall of Fame Award Winners

NewYork-Presbyterian has been selected as a 2017 CIO Award Honoree. This national award recognizes 100 organizations leveraging information technology to create innovative solutions for their enterprises. NewYork-Presbyterian has been honored for NYP OnDemand, NewYork-Presbyterian’s comprehensive suite of digital health services.