The Studying, Acting, Learning, and Teaching Network

Registered: 
January 01, 2012
Acronym: 
SALT-Net
City: 
Syracuse
State: 
New York
Zip: 
13210
Main Phone: 
315-464-7010
Network Director: 
John Epling
Network Member: 
Christopher Morley
Network Member Role: 
Co-Director
Geographic Coverage: 
Regional
Clinics Location: 
New York
Founded: 
2007
Network Category: 
Established
Network Type: 
Family Medicine Network (at least 75% are Family Medicine Clinicians)
Mission Statement: 

SALT-Net is an association of practices in the Central and Northern New York regions devoted to sharing the successes and solving the problems of primary health care. We conduct practice-based research on primary care topics important to our membership, sharing best practices and research evidence with regional physicians. Our overarching goal is the continuous improvement of primary health care delivery for our patients.

Current or Past Research Interests: 
Care transitions
Coordination of care for complex patients
Depression and other mental health disorders
Developmental delays, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and autism
Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
Immunizations
Infectious diseases including HIV/AIDS, STDs
Obesity, physical activity and / or diet and nutrition
Other health or disease related interests
Population health
Tobacco use and smoking cessation
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
24
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
22
Approximate Number of Patients: 
24000