The Institute Receives over $500,000 to Expand Health Workforce Retraining Initiative Program

New York, NY (November 7, 2016) – The Institute for Family Health was recently awarded $536,360 in New York State funding over the next two years to expand its current Health Workforce Retraining Initiative (HWRI) Program in New York City and the Northern Metro regions. The overarching goals of this transformation are to improve health …read more

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The Institute Receives over $500,000 to Expand Health Workforce Retraining Initiative Program

The Institute Receives New York State Funding to Promote Practice Transformation in Health Centers

New York, NY (November 3, 2016) – The Institute for Family Health has been selected to train community health centers in New York City, Westchester and Rockland counties to implement the Advanced Primary Care (APC) model as part of the New York State Practice Transformation Technical Assistance Services program. The award is from the New …read more

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The Institute Receives New York State Funding to Promote Practice Transformation in Health Centers

Dr. Virna Little, President of the Board for ACU, to Open 2016 Conference

New York, NY (August 1, 2016) — The Institute for Family Health’s Dr. Virna Little, in her new role as president of the Board of Directors, will welcome the membership of the Association of Clinicians for the Underserved (ACU) at their upcoming annual conference. ACU is a nonprofit organization comprising clinicians, advocates, and healthcare organizations …read more

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The Institute Receives Grant Funding to Treat Opioid Dependence in Ulster County

New Paltz, NY (March 16, 2016) – The Institute for Family Health was awarded a $325,000 federal grant to provide effective treatment to Mid-Hudson Valley residents dependent on opioids, including prescription pain medicines and heroin. The funding, which runs for two years, will enable the Institute’s community health centers in Kingston, New Paltz, Ellenville and …read more

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The Institute Awarded Over $15 Million in NYS Funding for Capital Projects

New York, NY (March 9, 2016) – The Institute for Family Health was awarded over $15 million in new capital funding by New York State. The funding will support the renovation or expansion of three community health center sites in Manhattan, the Bronx and Kingston, NY.  The Institute received the awards as the result of …read more

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The Institute Awarded Over $15 Million in NYS Funding for Capital Projects

The Institute for Family Health Dedicates David N. Mesches, MD Health Campus

New Paltz, NY (October 5, 2015) – On Friday, October 2nd, 75 community leaders and residents, including many friends and colleagues, joined the Institute for Family Health at a dedication ceremony honoring Dr. David N. Mesches. The Institute for Family Health’s New Paltz health campus, which provides affordable medical, behavioral and other health services to …read more

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HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley, Institute for Family Health Partner to Build Primary Care Research Capacity in Hudson Valley With Launch of New Fellowship Program

New York, N.Y. (Sept. 2, 2015) – HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley and the Institute for Family Health today announced a new collaborative research program, to be funded over two years by a $1.26 million New York State Empire Clinical Research Investigator Program grant. The new Center for Health Information Technology Research to Promote Population …read more

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HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley, Institute for Family Health  Partner to Build Primary Care Research Capacity in Hudson Valley  With Launch of New Fellowship Program

Institute for Family Health Receives $350,000 in Funding to Support HIV Programs in the Bronx and Manhattan

New York, NY (August  12, 2015) – The Institute for Family Health received a total of $350,000  in grant funding from the New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute to support two HIV/AIDS programs in the Bronx and Manhattan. The two grants will support primary care retention and adherence services at the Institute’s Sidney …read more

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Institute for Family Health Receives $350,000 in Funding to Support HIV Programs in the Bronx and Manhattan

Institute Health Centers are Here to Help During Bronx Legionnaires’ Outbreak

New York, NY (August 4, 2015) – The New York City Department of Health is continuing to investigate the Legionnaires’ outbreak in the Bronx. Legionnaires’ disease is not contagious – one person cannot give it to another person. Symptoms resemble other types of pneumonia and can include fever, chills, muscle aches and cough. Some people may …read more

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Institute Health Centers are Here to Help During Bronx Legionnaires’ Outbreak

Ellenville Regional Hospital Dedicates Neil S. Calman, MD Medical Arts Pavilion

Ellenville, NY (July 24, 2015) – On Wednesday, July 22, Ellenville Regional Hospital (ERH) hosted the grand opening of the Neil S. Calman, MD Medical Arts Pavilion: Specialty Services Center, a new building that connects the hospital with the Ellenville Family Health Center, located next to the hospital and operated by the Institute for Family …read more

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