New ‘White Board’ Video by New York State Medicaid Director Jason Helgerson Describes Current Best Practices Among Performing Provider Systems (PPS) in DSRIP Year 3

Millennium Collaborative Care was highlighted as follows in a compilation of  examples of innovations and best practices currently happening throughout all 25 Performing Provider Systems (PPS) published by the New York State Department of Health Medicaid Redesign Team 

1. Establish an Innovation Fund 

Millennium Collaborative Care

• MCC contracts with multiple CBOs through an RFP process.

— Maternal and Child Health: Engaged with several CBO partners including Buffalo Prenatal Perinatal Network, Jericho Road, Southern Tier Community Health Center and Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center Health Home

— Patient Activation: The National Witness Project, Planned Parenthood, Healthy Community Alliance, Greater Buffalo United Healthcare Network, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center Health Home

— CCHL: Through RFP process, MCC has funded the Erie Niagara Area Health Education Center (ENAHEC), Inc. to conduct cultural competency and health literacy trainings


To view a “whiteboard series”  video titled, “Best Practices in DSRIP Year 3,”  please click here:

In the video, New York State Medicaid Director, Jason Helgerson, describes best practices currently happening among Performing Provider Systems (PPS) in DSRIP Year 3. Key categories include establishing an innovation fund, adopting best practices with data, addressing social determinates of health, adopting a regional approach to crisis intervention, and mobilizing around high priority community health needs. He also gives a tangible example for each of the best practices.

To view examples from all PPS organizations from all 25 PPS, of innovative ways they are changing New York’s healthcare delivery system., please click on the following:  Whiteboard 5 Best Practices in DSRIP Year 3_Companion Document 

Please note: The DY3 Companion Document is not intended to be a comprehensive collection of such examples.

PPS websites and newsletters are additional sources. 

To view more information about each PPS click here,



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