Amsterdam Family Health Center will be closed until Further Notice

The Amsterdam Family Health Center will be closed until further noticedue to a burst steam pipe. Please call 844-434-2778 to make an appointment or speak to your doctor. Current patients may also use MyChart to make an appointment, speak to your doctor, get a referral or a prescription refill.

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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

The Institute Teams up with Ellenville Judge to Offer Treatment Alternative for Opioid Abusers

Ellenville, NY (October 24, 2016) – The Institute for Family Health and Judge Matthew Parker of the Village of Ellenville Court have partnered to offer an innovative approach to criminal justice for those suffering from opioid abuse or dependence. Opioid abusers who are arrested in Ellenville will be referred by Judge Parker to the Institute’s …read more

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The Institute Receives $1 Million Grant to Improve Health of Isolated Older Adults in Ulster County

New York, NY (September 21, 2016) – The Institute for Family Health was awarded $1 million in New York State Office of Mental Health funding to improve services for older adults in Ulster County. The funding will support a “triple partnership” of mental health, substance abuse and aging service providers who will collaborate to find and …read more

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The Institute and U.S. Rep. José E. Serrano host ‘Transforming Primary Care for the 21st Century’

Photo: From left, Congressman Serrano and Dr. Neil Calman New York, NY (September 20, 2016) – On Tuesday, September 13th, members of Congress, public health experts, and leadership from the award-winning health center network the Institute for Family Health explored the future of primary care and identified the gaps in the current health care system …read more

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The Institute for Family Health Receives National Award for Innovation in Diabetes Care

New York, NY (August 31, 2016) – The Institute for Family Health was one of 10 community health centers honored by BD, Direct Relief and the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) with an Innovations in Care Award at the 2016 Community Health Institute and EXPO in Chicago. Part of the BD Helping Build …read more

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The Institute for Family Health Receives National Award for Innovation in Diabetes Care

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 & Mount Sinai Dedicate the Alfred and Gail Engelberg Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

  New York, NY (May 26, 2016) – On Tuesday, May 24th, community leaders, health professionals, residents, and friends joined the Institute for Family Health and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS) at a dedication ceremony honoring Alfred and Gail Engelberg. The Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, an innovative partnership …read more

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Alexa Mieses MD receives the Steven B. Tamarin Award at Mount Sinai Medical School Awards Ceremony

New York, NY (May 17, 2016) – On May 12, 2016 Dr. Neil Calman, Professor and Chair of the Alfred and Gail Engelberg Department of Family Medicine and Community Health presented the STEVEN B. TAMARIN, MD MEMORIAL AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN FAMILY MEDICINE at the awards ceremony for graduating students of the Icahn School of Medicine at …read more

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