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community opioid forums

FDRHPO to Host ‘Community Opioid Forums’ in St. Lawrence County

Fort Drum Regional Health Planning Organization (FDRHPO) is seeking community members for open discussions about opioid treatment, recovery, and prevention in St. Lawrence County WATERTOWN – The Fort Drum Regional Health Planning Organization (FDRHPO), in collaboration with the St. Lawrence County Public Health Department, will be hosting two community opioid […]

Wave Conference

FDRHPO’s Tom Zecher to Speak at National Conference in Texas

Tom Zecher, FDRHPO’s Chief Information Security Officer, will be speaking at a national conference later this month in Austin, Texas. The Wave Conference, hosted by ESO Solutions, is the leading national EMS, fire and hospital industry conference for leveraging data to transform organizations and improve care quality. It brings together […]

spring fling ems conference

Registration Now Open for 2019 “Spring Fling” EMS Conference!

Registration for the 20th Annual “Spring Fling” EMS Conference is now open! This year’s conference will run from Thursday, April 25th to Sunday, April 28th at the Edgewood Resort and Conference Center in Alexandria Bay. It will feature several speakers, ALS/BLS skills sessions, core content classes, an award banquet, and […]

River Family Health Center

River Family Health Center Receives NYS PMCH 2017 Recognition

On January 7, 2019, River Family Health Center received recognition from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as a New York State Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) practice at the 2017 standard, the most recent standard available. This recognition is given to practices across the state that meet a rigorous […]

20 Under 40

EMS Program Assistant Jonathan Cole Receives “20 Under 40” Honor

FDRHPO is proud to announce that Jonathan Cole, EMS Program Assistant, was named one of NNY Business Magazine‘s “20 Under 40” for 2018! Every year, the regional magazine highlights 20 young professionals living in Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties for their outstanding contributions to their communities. Nominations are submitted […]

health hero

Three North Country Residents Honored at ‘Health Hero’ Luncheon

Individuals from Jefferson, Lewis, and St. Lawrence counties receive 2018 Community Health Hero Award, given by the Fort Drum Regional Health Planning Organization (FDRHPO) and North Country Health Compass partners. CLAYTON – The Fort Drum Regional Health Planning Organization (FDRHPO) and North Country Health Compass Partners are pleased to introduce […]

ian francis article

FDRHPO’s Ian Francis Published by HIMSS During #NHITWeek

National Health IT Week is a nationwide awareness week “focused on catalyzing actionable change within the U.S. health system through the application of information and technology.” It was founded by the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) and the Institute for e-Policy, and this year it was celebrated between […]