Empire State Medical, Scientific and Educational Foundation

Providing High Quality Medical Peer Review & DRG/Coding Validation


The Empire State Medical, Scientific and Educational Foundation, Inc. (Foundation) is a
not-for-profit corporation focused on providing quality medical review services and DRG/coding validation to providers and payors at all levels of care. The Foundation has been involved in medical peer review activities since 1984 at the State and National levels. We are URAC accredited as an “Independent Review Organization: External Review”.


865 Merrick Avenue
Suite 160N
Westbury, NY  11590
(516) 437-8134

100 Weatheridge Drive
Camillus, NY  13031
(315) 468-2561

Mission Statement:

"Our mission is to support the concept of quality physician and medical peer review throughout New York State and the Nation, by developing and implementing innovative utilization review, quality assurance and educational programs for the practitioner, payor and patient communities."