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security symposium

FDRHPO’s 2nd Annual “HIT & Security Symposium” a Success

Fort Drum Regional Health Planning Organization‘s 2nd annual Health IT & Security Symposium was a great success! With 75 conference attendees registered, we had representation from local hospitals, primary care offices, specialty clinics, and community based organizations. Our goal was to improve the security posture and hygiene of our local […]

summer 2019 MASH Camp

Applications Being Accepted for Summer 2019 MASH Camp

This summer’s Medical Academy of Sciences and Health Camp will be held in July and August. WATERTOWN – The Fort Drum Regional Health Planning Organization (FDRHPO), in collaboration with the Workforce Development Institute, is now accepting applications for its Medical Academy of Sciences and Health (MASH) Camp. MASH Camp is […]

primary care access day

Free Check-ups Offered on “Primary Care Access Day”

Several North Country organizations are working together to turn Thursday, April 25th into “Primary Care Access Day,” offering free check-ups and other perks to a select group of local patients. From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on that day, any adult or child who has Medicaid, whose primary care provider […]

spring fling ems conference

Ten Days Left to Register for the “Spring Fling” EMS Conference

Only 10 days remain to register for the 20th Annual “Spring Fling” EMS Conference! Click the button below to buy your tickets today! 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 […]

physical activity

Regional Health In Focus: Physical Activity

Why do we need physical activity? Physical activity is one of the most important things you can do for your health. Being active helps you stay healthy as you age, and it can prevent obesity and other chronic diseases, like heart disease or type 2 diabetes. It can boost your […]

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 the 2019 “Spring Fling” EMS Conference!

Registration is now open for the 20th Annual “Spring Fling” EMS Conference! 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 […]