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Patients Rights Telephone Teach ins

NY StateWide Senior Action Council Telephone Teach Ins.  


March 24: Code Blue Report: NY Hospitals Poor Performance

Speaker: Glenn von Nostitz, Lookout Hill Public Policy Associates; Blair Horner, Executive Director, New York Public Interest

Research Group, Code Blue Report: NY Hospitals Poor Performance

If you missed the teach in today, you can listen to the recorded session HERE.

February 18: Community Health Centers Helping Medically Underserved Areas of New York State

Speaker: Ray Babowicz, Director of Communications, Government Relations, and Marketing Community Health Center of the North Country

Presentation – StateWide Feb Teach in

If you missed the teach in, you can listen to the recorded session HERE.


January 16: Funeral Needs Know Your Rights (brochure)

Form: NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH Bureau of Funeral Directing: Appointment of Agent to Control Disposition of Remains

Patients Advocates Telephone Teach-in for JAN 2020 Flyer

If you missed the teach in, you can listen to the recorded session HERE.  (The call begins at the 10 minute mark)


December 10: Patients Rights Forum

Flyer: DEC 10 Telephone Teach in: Patients Rights Forum

Documents for the meeting: Sample Hospital Referral Information Card; Improving Hospital Communication with Patients and Their Caregivers (3)

To listen to a recorded playback of December's Teach-in: Dial-in number +1 712-832-8330; Access code 396 0101

The link to the recording is:


Nov 19: Community Health Information Exchanges and Your Electronic Medical Records: What You Need to Know

November 2019 Presentation Document


For the recorded playback of this month’s session. Dial-in number 1-712-832-8330; Access code 855 4497


September 17, 2019: Telephone Teach-in: Pooled Trusts for Medicaid Eligibility                                  

For a recorded session of this Teach in, Click HERE 

StateWide Hospital Patient Rights Tool Kit

To empower patients and their families, StateWide has developed a Hospital Consumer Rights Kit. Call 1-800-333-4374 to request a copy, or CLICK HERE to download brochure copies.

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