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The Institute Featured on CityLimits.org for workforce diversity initiatives

April 22, 2019

The Institute was featured on CityLimits.org in an article about health workforce diversity. In this article, Maxine Golub, Senior Vice President of Planning and Development, is quoted speaking on the importance of summer stipends for kids.

The Institute’s Director Jacqueline Chiofalo featured in MedicalResearch.com for blood lead level findings in NYC children

April 20, 2019

The Institute’s Jacqueline Chiofalo, director of policy research and analysis, recently published research on childhood lead levels among children seen at the Institute’s NYC health centers. On average, children living in public housing had lower blood lead levels, and 92% lower odds of having elevated blood lead levels, than children in private housing in NYC. Read more.

Bronx Bodegas help the community eat healthy

April 4, 2019

The Institute’s Bronx Health REACH program continues to promote our partner Bronx bodegas through the “Don’t Stress, Eat Fresh” marketing campaign. News 12 stopped by to hear how these bodegas are bringing fresh, healthy foods to their stores to help the community maintain good health.

The Institute featured in local Mid-Hudson Valley magazine

December 10, 2018

La Voz, a local Mid-Hudson Valley magazine written entirely in Spanish, featured the work of the Institute’s Thomas McCarry, Director of Substance Abuse Prevention.  They referenced a speech McCarry gave at the Circle of Caring conference, and included his explanation of addiction in older populations and how age impacts the physical struggles of the disease. …read more

Mott Haven Herald Features Bronx Health REACH & Partners’ Healthy Bodega Ad Campaign

February 25, 2018

The new “Don’t Stress, Eat Fresh” campaign promoting health options at Bronx bodegas has launched. The campaign was recently featured in the Mott Haven Herald. Reach more here.

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.