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The Institute for Family Health Expands Diabetes Prevention and Education Services

April 1st, 2014

The Institute for Family Health was recently awarded renewed status as an accredited diabetes education program by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. This designation ensures that all patients receive access to critical diabetes education services at all Institute health centers. Read the rest of this entry »

The New York State Health Insurance Marketplace closed on March 31st!

March 28th, 2014

If you did not apply for private insurance by March 31, you cannot apply this year and will need to wait until the Insurance Marketplace opens again for coverage next year. However, you may apply for Medicaid and Child Health Plus at any time during the year. Read the rest of this entry »

Institute Staff at the Amsterdam Family Health Center Encourage Parents to Read to Children ‘Early and Often’ for Success in School

March 20th, 2014

Students from the River Park Nursery School visited the Institute for Family Health’s Amsterdam Family Health Center for a children’s book reading on March 18th. Read the rest of this entry »

The Institute’s Community HealthCorps® Program Wins #INSTALUM Contest

February 19th, 2014

The Community HealthCorps® program at the Institute for Family Health was one of the winners of the Community HealthCorps® #INSTALUM Contest. Our members, along with other volunteers, spent MLK Day cleaning up Spring Creek Park in Queens with NYC Parks Natural Areas Volunteers. Read the rest of this entry »

Third Annual Research & Innovation Symposium

February 3rd, 2014

The Third Annual Research & Innovation Symposium will be held on February 7th, 2014 from 5:00 – 8:00pm. It is an evening to celebrate the excellent projects conducted by the Institute for Family Health and the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health. Read the rest of this entry »

Dr. Gail L. Rosseau Presents Grand Rounds on January 10th

January 6th, 2014

Gail L. Rosseau, MD, esteemed neurosurgeon and the director of skull base surgery at NorthShore University HealthSystem in Chicago will present at the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health’s January Grand Rounds. Dr. Rosseau’s presentation is entitled “The Sports Concussion ‘Epidemic’: Current Concepts and Controversies.” Read the rest of this entry »

Third Annual Research & Innovation Symposium for IFH Staff

December 4th, 2013

The Third Annual IFH Research & Innovation Symposium will be held on February 7th, 2014 from 5:00 – 8:00pm. This is a wonderful opportunity for staff members to share their research and other interesting projects and network with other IFH community and partners. Read the rest of this entry »

Celebrating Family Health Center of Harlem’s First Anniversary

November 22nd, 2013

On November 20, 2013, staff, site, and organizational leaders gathered to celebrate the Family Health Center of Harlem’s first anniversary. The 37,000 square foot health center began serving residents from Harlem and throughout New York City in December of 2012. Read the rest of this entry »

Bronx Health REACH Featured in El Diario

August 16th, 2013

The Institute’s Bronx Health REACH program was featured in El Diario’s recent article Consejos para cuidar la alimentación de los hijos (Tips for taking care of childrens’ nutrition). Read the rest of this entry »

The Stevenson Family Health Center Welcomes Parkchester Patients

July 26th, 2013

The Institute’s Parkchester Family Practice closed on July 31st.  All  Parkchester patients can now see their providers at the Stevenson Family Health Center, located at 731 White Plains Road in the Bronx. Read the rest of this entry »