New York-Long Island Clinical Improvement Through Innovation Collaborative

Registered: 
March 25, 2014
Acronym: 
NY-LI CITI Collaborative
City: 
New Hyde Park
State: 
New York
Zip: 
11040
Main Phone: 
718-470-7270
Network Director: 
Maria Carney
Joe Conigliaro
Network Member: 
Mary Curtis
Geographic Coverage: 
Regional
Clinics Location: 
New York
Founded: 
2014
Network Category: 
Established
Network Type: 
Mixed Network (a combination of family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, nursing and/or other specialties)
Mission Statement: 

The mission of the NY-LI Clinical Improvement Through Innovation(CITI) collaborative is to extend patient-centered research into outpatient primary care practices and ultimately improve healthcare delivery and outcomes in the population. This will include those that have been traditionally underserved and under-researched. We will engage practicing physicians in defining research questions and implementing results. We will strive to increase opportunities for translational research in the outpatient setting.

Current or Past Research Interests: 
Behavioral health
Cancer
Cardiovascular disease including stroke and HTN
Care transitions
Comparative effectiveness research on improving health care systems and/or patient experiences
Coordination of care for complex patients
Dementia, including Alzheimer’s Disease
Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
Health literacy
Immunizations
Obesity, physical activity and / or diet and nutrition
Other health or disease related interests
Substance abuse (alcohol and drug abuse)
Tobacco use and smoking cessation
Current or Past Research Interests Comments: 
Other health or disease related interests: Prevention of falls, patient health records, information technology, advanced illness, capacity, cancer screening, asthma, depression screening, shared decision making
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
76
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
13
Approximate Number of Patients: 
69250