Community Leaders Join the Institute for a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony at New Health Center on 17th Street in Manhattan

Community Leaders Join the Institute for a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony at New Health Center on 17th Street in Manhattan

  New York, NY (June 4, 2018) – Health care and community leaders and elected officials gathered on Friday, June 1, to celebrate the opening of the Institute for Family Health at 17th Street. The state-of-the-art health center, the Institute’s 32nd health center site, is located at 230 West 17th Street between 7th and 8th Avenues.  The event featured remarks …read more

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Institute for Family Health Set to Launch New Program for Mothers of Young Children in the Bronx

Funding from March of Dimes® will support the new initiative Bronx, NY (May 1, 2018) – The Institute for Family Health was awarded a one year grant from March of Dimes® to improve health outcomes among mothers of young children who visit the Institute’s Urban Horizons and Stevenson Family Health Centers in the Bronx.  The …read more

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The Institute’s Diane Hauser Co-Authors Study Published in May Issue of Health Affairs

New York, NY (May 8, 2018) – In the current issue of Health Affairs, the Institute’s Diane Hauser  co-authored a study titled, “Views Of Primary Care Providers On Testing Diverse Patients For Genetic Risks For Common Chronic Diseases.” The theme of the May issue is “Precision Medicine.” For the study, they surveyed 488 primary care …read more

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The Institute Opens New Health Center Near Westchester Square in the Bronx

New York, NY (May 1, 2018) – On Tuesday, May 1st, the Institute for Family Health opened a new health center, The Institute for Family Health at Westchester Square, located at 1420 Ferris Place in the Bronx. The center is the 32nd location in the Institute’s network of federally qualified health centers (FQHCs). The site was previously operated …read more

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The Institute Holds Seventh Annual Research & Innovation Symposium, Highlights Advocacy

New York, NY (April 26, 2018) – The Institute’s annual Research & Innovation Symposium was held last night at The New York Academy of Medicine. The theme of this year’s symposium was Research and Advocacy, which had the goal of not simply focusing on the science and data of research, but the positive social impact …read more

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Community Leaders Join the Institute for a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony at its Brooklyn Health Center

  Brooklyn, NY (April 10, 2018) – Health care and community leaders and elected officials gathered on Tuesday, April 10, to celebrate the opening of the Institute for Family Health’s Cadman Family Health Center in Brooklyn. The state-of-the-art health center, the Institute’s first in Brooklyn, is located at 300 Cadman Plaza West, near the Downtown …read more

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The Institute earns “LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Top Performer” designation in HRC Foundation’s Healthcare Equality Index

New York, NY (March 29, 2018) – This week the Institute for Family Health announced their “LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Top Performer” designation from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC), the educational arm of the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization. The designation was reported in the 11th edition of …read more

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The Institute’s Dr. Neil S. Calman Elected Board Chair of CHCANYS

New York, NY (March 8, 2018) – Dr. Neil S. Calman, president and CEO of the Institute for Family Health, has been named board chair of the Community Health Care Association of New York State (CHCANYS), New York State’s primary care association. Dr. Calman was elected to serve as board chair at the annual CHCANYS membership …read more

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Institute Board Member Jeanne Thelwell Receives 2018 Dorothy Kartashevich Consumer Award from CHCANYS

New York, NY (March 5, 2018) – Today, Institute board member Jeanne Thelwell was presented with the 2018 Dorothy Kartashevich Consumer Award. Ms. Thelwell was presented the award during the annual Community Health Care Association of New York State (CHCANYS) Advocacy Day in Albany, NY. The award was established in honor of the late Dorothy Kartashevich, a Sunset Park …read more

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COMING SOON: One Appointment, Multiple Healthier Outcomes- Study results from the IMPLICIT ICC model of Screening Mothers at Well Child Visits

The Institute for Family Health health centers are a part of the IMPLICIT Network- an FMEC Collaborative, a family medicine maternal child health learning collaborative dedicated to improving birth outcomes. The IMPLICIT Network developed an innovative model of impacting maternal health for future pregnancies by screening mothers at well-child visits for smoking, depression, family planning, …read more

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