Improving the Health of Floridians

The Florida Department of Health has partnered with HealthARCH a statewide learning and improvement collaborative. The collaborative aims to increase the performance of health systems in managing Prediabetes, Diabetes, Hypertension, Cholesterol, and physician quality.  Learn more about the program, available webinars and how you can join a cohort of practices that receive technical assistance.  

Click here for more information about the Improving the Health of Floridians program.

Million Hearts Initiative

MillionHearts™ initiative was created to prevent 1 million heart attacks and strokes over the next five years. This public-private national initiative is bringing together a wide range of heart disease and stroke prevention programs, policies, and activities to raise awareness about what can be done to prevent heart disease and stroke in our nation.

Click here for more information about the Million Hearts Initiative.

Incentive Programs

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is providing incentives to eligible providers who become meaningful users of certified HIT.

Click here for more information about incentive eligibility.

Direct Secure Messaging

Direct Secure Messaging (DSM) is a free and easy solution from Harris Healthcare to send messages and attachments securely between organizations.

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HealthARCH provides employment through the Tews Company; any open positions will be posted on the Tews website.

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