Albany, New York (PRWEB) May 09, 2016
Hixny, which provides progressive population health solutions to the Capital Region, Northern New York and the Mohawk Valley, announces an expansion and relocation. The population health company has moved to 80 Wolf Road, into 6,500 square feet of remodeled office space, with room for future growth.
“Hixny has grown in many ways,” said Mark McKinney, Hixny CEO. “We have grown in the number of organizations participating, we have grown in the number of healthcare professionals who rely on our services to improve population health, we have grown in the number of patients who are taking a more proactive role in their healthcare, and we have needed to grow our staff to accomplish all of these tasks, and more.”
Hixny currently employs 25 individuals and serves more than 975 participating locations. Hixny is one of eight Qualified Entities in the state which supports healthcare professionals by safely and securely delivering medical records at the point of care. Hixny provides a wide-range of tools and services which support care coordination and reduces healthcare costs in our region. Hixny supports more than 1.6 million patients in a 19 county region which borders Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Vermont and Canada.
“The industry of population heath continues to expand and evolve,” said Paul Macielak, Chair of Hixny’s Board of Directors and President and CEO of The New York Health Plan Association. “Hixny has a proven record of providing value to its members in supporting their needs and goals of providing coordinated care and reducing healthcare costs.”
“As an expanding population health organization, Hixny needed an office and location to achieve its goals today and in the future,” said Brett Baxt, Director of Real Estate at The Howard Group. “Through the willingness of the Picotte Companies, a cutting edge environment was created by Pressman Design and Guerra Architects, that supports the collaborative workplace for Hixny’s future success.”
100% of all non-governmental hospitals, 75% of all Primary Care Physicians and 67% of Specialists in the region are connected to Hixny. 95% of all patients in the region agree to provide consent to their healthcare provider, which empowers healthcare professionals to safely and securely access their electronic medical records, to obtain a full community health record at the point of care, in real-time.