The future of Smart Growth in Westchester County began on April 29 in earnest as leaders from various business, government, nonprofit, and financial sectors convened at the Westchester County Association’s (WCA) sold-out conference, “Westchester: County of Tomorrow.” Provocative speakers from New York City, Austin, Chattanooga, and Raleigh explained...
Here's your chance to brush up on Big Data and Healthcare Analytics! Back by popular demand, The Hudson Valley Workforce Academy is offering its previously sold-out course--Healthcare Analytics. This course focuses on the rich clinical and business sources of ‘Big Data’ available in the healthcare industry. Participants will learn the value of using data to make informed business decisions in the areas of operations management, planning, and strategic initiatives.
The course is designed for healthcare managers with little-to-no experience with analytics, and will be taught by various faculty and industry experts over a 5-week period at 1133 Westchester Avenue in White Plains, running Wednesdays June 29, 2016 through July 27, 2016.
Classes will explore specific topics such as the difficulties of managing and building data environments; the use of value-added classification systems; and the queries upon which decision support, epidemiology, and research capabilities are built. The fee is $595 per participant for this 5-week session.
Online registration is now closed. Walk-ins are welcome.
A WCA member exclusive at no cost.
Assemblywoman Amy Paulin has served the 88th New York State Assembly District (Scarsdale, Eastchester, Tuckahoe, Bronxville, Pelham, Pelham Manor, and parts of New Rochelle and White Plains) since 2001. She chairs the Assembly Committee on Energy, and serves on the Committees on Education, Higher Education, and Health.
The BLUEPRINT for Advocacy Committee met last week and Mike Kaplowitz (D), chairman of the Westchester County Board of Legislators, was the newly formed committee's first guest. The BLUEPRINT for Advocacy Committee is an outgrowth of the former Call-to-Action Committee. Kaplowitz explained to two dozen attendees how the new budget would work and also provided some behind-the-scenes insight about the County's budget process and 2016 forecast.
For the second year, WCA's Young Professionals Group is spearheading a
Day of Service in partnership with Volunteer New York! to mobilize one hundred volunteers at Volunteer New York's annual 9/11 Serve + Remember Day of Service. Together,
we are offering WCA supporters an exclusive hour and a half of a
variety of projects, all under one roof, that will make a huge impact in
Please join us and encourage your employees, peers, colleagues, and especially the young professionals, to participate on Friday, September 9, at the Westchester County Center from 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM.
Registration is required for all volunteers; limited to the first 100 registrants.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
You will be asked to create an account if you don't already have one.
Use Invitation Code: WCA2016
Event Sponsors: Manhattanville College, People's United Bank, PFK O'Connor Davies, White Plains Hospital