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Bronx Health REACH Healthy Bodega Marketing Campaign Featured on News12

November 15, 2017

Bronx Health REACH and partners’ “Healthy Bodega Initiative” recently launched a marketing campaign that hopes to introduce Bronx residents to the 36 bodegas that offer healthier food options. The campaign features printed posters and social media messages about these “Fresh Bronx Bodegas.”

PurpLE Clinic Director, Dr. Anita Ravi, pens AAFP Blog About Treating Vulnerable Patients

August 14, 2017

“Two years ago, I started the PurpLE (Purpose: Listen & Engage) at the Institute for Family Health, a federally qualified health center in New York, N.Y. We offer a health home for people who have been victims of human trafficking and other trauma, and I meet patients of all genders, ages, documentation statuses and backgrounds who are …read more

The Institute’s Recent Call Center Funding from the State Reported in the Poughkeepsie Journal

July 26, 2017

The Institute’s was recently awarded $1.8 million in state funding for the development of a 24-hour call center in New Paltz that will serve all 31 of the institute’s health centers across the state. The Poughkeepsie journal wrote about it. Read more here. UPDATE: This story was also covered in the Daily Freeman and Hudson …read more

The Institute Featured on Epic Blog for use of the Software to Help Prevent Suicide

May 30, 2017

The Institute was featured on Epic’s website for using the HIT software to help prevent suicide among primary care patients.

Family Health Center of Harlem Dental Clinic Featured in New York Times

May 23, 2017

The Institute was featured as one of the few affordable dental care options for New Yorkers.

PurpLE Clinic Director, Dr. Anita Ravi featured in Teen Vogue

April 21, 2017

PurpLE Clinic Director, Dr. Anita Ravi, was recently featured in an article in Teen Vogue. The article, titled, “Human Sex Trafficking Survivors Need Better Trained Doctors,” highlighted the work of the PurpLE Clinic and another similar clinic in New York City. Read more here: http://www.teenvogue.com/story/human-sex-trafficking-survivors-need-better-trained-doctors

Bronx Health REACH’s “The Bronx Salad” Featured on the Cover of Edible Bronx Magazine

April 15, 2017

The Bronx Salad — the salad created by Bronx Health REACH and their partners — was featured on the cover of Edible Bronx for their new “Grow Issue.” Edible Bronx is a print magazine that celebrates the food, drink and urban agriculture in the Bronx. Published six times per year and distributed at 300+ locations throughout …read more

Institute Doc Featured on Episode of “The Doctors”

March 20, 2017

Dr. Moira Rashid spoke about the risks and benefits of allowing patients to remove their own IUD. Dr. Rashid adds to the conversation at around the two minute mark. Watch below:

Bronx Health REACH featured in ACA story in The Atlantic

March 15, 2017

Repealing the ACA could eliminate groundbreaking initiatives that ease urban health disparities. Bronx Health Reach is one. Read more…

NYC Mayor and First Lady Announce plan to Reduce Opioid Abuse Deaths

March 13, 2017

Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray announced an initiative on Monday, March 13, 2017, to reduce opioid overdose deaths by 35 percent over the next five years. The Institute will be one of the city contractors who will distribute naloxone kits and train additional providers to combat the opioid use in New …read more

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