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Health Information Technology in New York

The New York Commissioner of Health has the authority to award grants for demonstration projects that will incentive the implementation of electronic health records.1


  • 1. NY PUB HEALTH § 206.


Health Information Technology in New York

Subtopic Statute/Regulation Description
Electronic health records (EHRs) Powers and Duties of the Commissioner – N.Y. Pub. Health Law § 206 The Commissioner’s powers and duties include: Collecting and maintaining “information relating to marriage, birth, mortality, disease...
Health Information Exchanges Requirements for Medical Information Exchange Centers – N.Y. Ins. Law § 321 When an insurance company that is authorized to transmit medical information in any manner requests medical information from any applicant for...