January 12, 2018

Dear Medicaid Beneficiaries, Advocates and Others:

Syracuse Community Health Center, Inc. is part of a Performing Provider System (PPS) under New York State’s Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) program. DSRIP focuses on health care system transformation, where providers work to improve and coordinate community based, primary care, mental health and preventive care services. The lead PPS organization in our area is Central New York Care Collaborative, Inc. (CNYCC).

We participate in certain DSRIP projects in the CNYCC PPS, including the following:

2.a.i     Creating Integrated Delivery Systems that are focused on Evidence-Based Medicine Population Health Management

2.a.iii   DSRIP Care Management

2.b.iii   ED Care Triage for at risk population

2.b.iv   Care Transitions Intervention Model to reduce 30-day readmissions for chronic health conditions

2.d.i     Patient Activation

3.a.i     Integration of primary care and behavioral health services

3.a.ii    Behavioral Health community crisis stabilization services

3.b.i     Evidence-Based Strategies for Disease Management in High Risk / Affected Populations (Adult Only)—Cardiovascular Care

3.g.i     Integration of palliative care into the PCMH Model

4.a.iii   Strengthen Mental Health and Substance Abuse Infrastructure across System

4.d.i     Reduce Premature Births

If you have any questions, concerns or complaints about these DSRIP projects or the CNYCC PPS, please contact:

  • Syracuse Community Health Center's Corporate Compliance Officer Ms. Jennifer Bolster, via email at jrb1@schcny.com or via our compliance hotline at 800-516-5248;


All reports are treated with respect and may be made anonymously. No one will retaliate against any person making a report in good faith.

Thank you.