November 2017

CEO Message: November 2017

With Thanksgiving around the corner, I want to take the opportunity to thank you for the incredible care you provide to our patients and communities. This past fiscal year, we saw more than one million outpatient visits and over 300,000 inpatient visits. Additionally, across NEMG, we were ranked in the 94th percentile in our ambulatory patient engagement scores. Last month, we opened the first phase of our exciting Rye Brook Multispecialty Center and welcomed new physicians to the area.

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Prathibha Varkey, MBBS, MPH, MHPE, MBA

NEMG and ITS come together at Hawley Lane

On October 12, Northeast Medical Group and Yale New Haven Health Information Technology Services celebrated the opening of their new office space at 99 Hawley Lane in Stratford. NEMG officially moved its administrative offices to a newer, expanded suite on the first floor, and consolidated many of its teams throughout the region to the building’s second and third floors.

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New leaders at NEMG

Northeast Medical Group announces the following leadership changes.

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New, Redesigned NEMG Website

Announcing the arrival of Northeast Medical Group’s new, updated website. This new design is consistent with Yale New Haven Health system-wide rebranding initiative and reinforces that NEMG is part of YNHHS.

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NEG Homepage

NEMG celebrates the opening of a multispecialty practice at Park Avenue

On October 5, Northeast Medical Group celebrated the grand opening of a new multispecialty practice at the Park Avenue Medical Center. This new location brings together primary and specialty care providers, with board certifications in internal medicine, pediatrics, family medicine, sleep medicine, endocrinology, gastroenterology and colorectal surgery.

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Changes in medical benefits equal employee savings

Yale New Haven Health has announced details of its 2018 compensation and benefits program, which includes changes to medical benefits that will lower costs for selected office visits and medical procedures for employees throughout the health system and their covered dependents.

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PTO cash-in election period Nov. 20 – Dec. 15

Planning on cashing in PTO hours? Here are important reminders.

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NEMG Endoscopy Center reaccredited by the Joint Commission

Congratulations to the Northeast Medical Group Endoscopy Center for a successful reaccreditation by the Joint Commission, an independent, not-for-profit organization that accredits and certifies healthcare entities. The Joint Commission’s accreditation, nationally recognized as a symbol of quality, reflects our center’s commitment to meeting the highest performance standards.

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Dr. Philip J. McWhorter honored by Greenwich Hospital

On October 21, Dr. Philip McWhorter, MD, FACS, received the President’s Award at the annual Gala for Greenwich Hospital in recognition of his 40 years of service to the hospital and the community. Dr. McWhorter served as chief of medical staff in the early 1990s, and has been the director of the Department of Surgery since 1997.

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Welcome, new clinicians

We extend a warm welcome to our new clinicians.

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Cheryl Tyrell wins Great Catch Award

Congratulations to Cheryl Tyrell, from Northeast Medical Group Family Medicine in Centerbrook, CT, for being this quarter’s Great Catch Award winner.

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NEMG Community Outreach Committee lends a hand at the Groton Senior Center

On September 29, three members of the Northeast Medical Group Community Outreach Committee – Alberto Charles, PSA2, of Stonington Internal and Family Medicine; Liz Dubois, MA, of Niantic Internal and Family Medicine; and Kim Abell, Clinical Optimization Specialist of the Southeastern Connecticut and Rhode Island region – took part in a pilot program with the Groton Senior Center.

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Community Outreach Committee completes backpack drive

The Community Outreach Committee recently completed its annual backpack drive. The team collected 84 backpacks and hygienic items for the Youth Continuum, an organization that works with homeless and at-risk teenagers and young adults.

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Northeast Medical Group

Give to the coat drive

Northeast Medical Group’s Community Outreach Committee is collecting gently used coats and winter accessories for people of all ages through November 11. Donations will benefit those in need throughout the Bridgeport, Greenwich, New Haven and New London/Westerly regions.

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Coat Drive

Work under way for new Infor enterprise resource planning system

July 1, 2018 might seem like a long way off, but teams from Information Technology Services, Human Resources, Corporate Supply Chain and Finance are hard at work preparing for that day, the scheduled launch of the new Infor enterprise resource planning system.

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