ADK Wellness Connections Joins Unite New York Network

ADK Wellness Connections, a free referral network sponsored by AHI that helps connect individuals to a wide range of area resources to improve health and well-being, will now be part of the Unite New York network. ADK Wellness Connections presently covers a...

Transportation Programs Provide Rides to Good Health

Each year, 3.6 million Americans do not obtain medical care due to transportation challenges. These issues include a lack of vehicle access, long distances and lengthy times to reach needed services, and transportation costs. Because it touches many aspects of a...

Area Schools Participate in Great American Smokeout®

Many local school districts participated in the Great American Smokeout® on November 21, 2019, with the assistance of Adirondack Health Institute’s Advancing Tobacco-Free Communities/Reality Check program. Below is a list of school activities: South Glens Falls High...

Salvation Army Latest to Join AHI Health Home Care Management Network

The Salvation Army Empire State Division is the latest organization to join the AHI Health Home Care Management Network. With a drop-in center located in Saratoga Springs, the Empire State Division offers a plethora of services, among them an after-school program, a...

Prison Rehab Program Offers Better Living Experiences

Amanda Zeno, LCSW, MA, CASAC, Counselor at the Baywood Center in Queensbury, has witnessed firsthand the positive impact the ABLE (Access to Better Living Experiences) program has had on those released from jail in making a smooth transition back into their community....

Mountain Lake Services Successfully Transitions to New EHR System

For 45 years, Mountain Lakes Services, headquartered in Port Henry, has provided a variety of supports for individuals with developmental disabilities. Covering the vast entirety of Essex County, the organization presently employs 596 staff members and operates an...

Bridging the Relatability Gap Between Doctor and Patient

People gravitate toward the familiar. It’s human nature. Clans, cliques, social circles...no matter what we call them, self-identified groups give their members a sense of comfort. It’s a comfort that their cohort relates to their struggles and successes without...

2019 AHI Leadership Summit, September 19 in Lake Placid

The 2019 AHI Leadership Summit is scheduled for Thursday, September 19, at the Lake Placid Conference Center. This annual event typically draws 300 health care stakeholders from AHI's nine-county service region and beyond. Visit AHI Leadership Summit for additional...

AHI’s Evansky Featured in Opioid Epidemic Webinar

AHI Project Manager Rebecca Evansky was a featured speaker in a webinar, Rural Networks: Making a Difference in the Opioid Epidemic, recorded on National Rural Health Day, November 15. Facilitated by Karen Madden of the New York State Office of Rural Health, the...

AHI Announces 2018 Rural Health Champions

In recognition of National Rural Health Day, November 15, Adirondack Health Institute (AHI) is pleased to announce four individuals have been recognized as 2018 Rural Health Champions. The annual recognition is a collaborative effort of four of the North Country's...

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