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Family Health Center of Harlem Welcomes Mobile Mammography Van

February 28, 2019

On Tuesday, February 19th, the Family Health Center of Harlem welcomed the Mobile Mammography Van (MMV), sponsored by Mount Sinai Hospital. Watch the video. As part of our ongoing commitment to making sure our...

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We’re Hiring!

February 28, 2019

Attention job seekers! The Institute for Family Health is hiring passionate health care professionals. Join us at one of the events listed below to discuss our available positions: Registered Nurse (RN) and Licensed Practical...

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Health Care for the Homeless Program Helps Over 1,000 Patients in 2018

February 28, 2019

The Institute’s Healthcare for the Homeless program makes health care services easily accessible to people experiencing homelessness at six locations in Manhattan. Through a partnership with Care for the Homeless, we provide medical care,...

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THE PRESIDENT'S BLOG

The 5 Jobs of the Institute for Family Health

February 1, 2019

Over the holidays, I reflected on the jobs our incredible staff have here at the Institute.  Either directly or indirectly, we all have five jobs — but don’t always take time to appreciate the...

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ECHO Free Clinic Celebrates 20 Years of Service to The Bronx

February 1, 2019

We are delighted to join our colleagues at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Einstein Community Health Outreach (ECHO) Free Clinic. This month, the ECHO Free Clinic...

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We’re Here for the Holidays

December 20, 2018

We wish you a happy and healthy holiday week – but if you need us, we’ll be here. Our call center and some of our health centers will be open throughout the holidays, even...

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The Institute Files Comments on Proposed “Public Charge” Rule

December 10, 2018

On December 10, 2018, the Institute for Family Health submitted comments on proposed changes to the so-called Public Charge rule. The proposed changes, published by the federal government in October, would change how immigration...

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Primary Care Fellowships at the Institute

November 30, 2018

The Institute for Family Health is committed to training the next generation of allied health professionals to provide high quality, family-oriented care to people in underserved communities. The Institute operates five innovative Fellowships for...

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Bronx Health REACH Rallies for Bronx to be #Not62

October 30, 2018

At a rally on Monday, the Institute-led Bronx Health REACH program, REACH Coalition members, elected officials and community residents gathered to demand health improvements in the Bronx, the New York State county with the...

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Dr. Neil Calman Inducted into National Academy of Medicine

October 30, 2018

In a ceremony in Washington, D.C., this month, Institute co-founder, president & CEO Dr. Neil Calman was officially inducted into the prestigious National Academy of Medicine. With more than four decades of experience as...

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Coming Soon – A New Look for MyChart

September 28, 2018

On October 20th, 2018, MyChart will have a brand new look! MyChart is the Institute’s patient portal website, where users can access their health records and manage their health care. We think users will...

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The Institute Joins National “All of Us” Research Recruitment Effort

September 28, 2018

This month, the Institute received support from the federal Health Resources and Services Administration to join in a country-wide effort to enroll 1 million diverse U.S. residents in a pioneering national research program, All of Us....

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Suicide Safety Plan Wallet Cards at the Institute

September 10, 2018

September is National Suicide Prevention Month. The Institute has helped many people who’ve had thoughts of suicide, through our counseling services, Safety Planning Groups and more. Recently, we developed a pocket-size safety planning “wallet...

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Celebrating Health Centers and Democracy at National Health Center Week 2018

August 31, 2018

This month, the Institute for Family Health participated in National Health Center Week (August 12th- 18th). An initiative of the National Association of Community Health Centers and the Health Center Advocacy Network, National Health...

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The Institute at the AAFP National Conference

August 19, 2018

From August 2-4, 2018, several Institute for Family Health staff members attended the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students in Kansas City, MO.  The conference is a...

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