Huther Doyle
Project Echo: Western New York Collaborative: Chronic Pain, Opiate Prescription, Substance Use Disorder and Medication Assisted Treatment


Partners: Excellus Blue Cross Shield, Huther Doyle, NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services, University of New Mexico



What is it? Teleconference education experience including didactic presentations and case-based discussions


When? Every other Monday, 12PM-1:30PM, beginning Jan. 25 2016


Who participates? Primary care providers at all levels, Suboxone providers, and Pain managment clinicians


Why Participate? Free AMA PRA category 1 CME credit, and increased access to specialty knowledge for improving patient care


To enroll, contact:

Kaylee Zaleski, Project Coordinator,

585-287-9509 (direct)

                      Link to Brochure

Who do I speak with if I have Questions or want to sign up?

If you would like to speak with someone about the Health Homes of Upstate New York (HHUNY) Care Management Program, please call 1-855-613-7659 and ask to speak with either Helen Warnick or Tracy Marchese. Both would be happy to answer any questions you might have and make sure you have a copy of the HHUNY Care Management Referral Form. HUNNY Care Managemnet Form











What is a Health Home Health Homes provide Care Management services to help make sure everyone involved in an individual’s care is working well together and sharing information that is important in supporting a person’s recovery. A Health Home Care Manager is expected to help coordinate not just medical, mental health, substance abuse services, but the social service needs of the individual as well.

How can the Health Home help me

The work of the Health Home is about improving not just your physical health, but your mental health and your social health as well. The Health Home assists you to:

Get involved in activities to improve and keep you healthy

Obtain housing, legal assistance, food and other essential needs

Learn more about meaningful social and community activities to include in your life

Successfully move from one type of care to another

Make sure everyone involved in your care understands your goals and the care plan created with you to help meet your goals.

Who is eligible

  • Medicaid recipients, including those who are already members of a Managed Care Organization. Individuals who have both Medicaid and Medicare are also eligible.
  • Those eligible need to meet one of the following conditions:
  • Two or more chronic health conditions, such as asthma, diabetes, heart disease, mental health condition or substance use disorder
  •  A significant Mental Illness
  •  Living with HIV/AIDs
  •  Referrals for HHUNY Care Management services can be made for individuals living in any of the following New York counties: Allegany, Cattaraugus, Cayuga, Chautauqua, Chemung, Cortland, Erie, Genesee, Livingston, Madison, Monroe, Onondaga, Ontario, Orleans, Oswego, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Tioga, Tompkins, Wayne and Yates.