Borough President’s Capital Funding To Improve Patient Care And Experience From Harlem To Hollis

NYC Health + Hospitals has been awarded $388,298 in Fiscal Year 2018 capital funding through Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer’s Office to improve technology associated with patient care in the borough’s three public hospitals. Continue Reading →

NYC Health + Hospitals Shares 10 Tips For Back-to-School Health

With a new school year fast approaching, NYC Health + Hospitals, the nation’s largest public health care system, is encouraging parents to ensure their children’s readiness for classroom success by following ten back-to-school health tips. Continue Reading →

NYC Health + Hospitals Earns National Awards For Quality From Harlem To Hollis

NYC Health + Hospitals (which Harlem Hospital is a member, above) has received national recognition awards for 10 of its hospitals for implementing specific quality improvement measures related to the treatment of patients suffering from heart failure, cardiac arrest, and stroke, it was announced today. Continue Reading →

NYC Health + Hospitals On The House Vote To Repeal The Affordable Care Act

The NYC Health + Hospitals which represents Harlem Hospital, today in passing the American Health Care Act yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives committed a grave disservice to the nation.  Continue Reading →

Public Health System Earns “Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality” Designation From Harlem To Hollis

NYC Health + Hospitals today announced that 22 patient care locations in the City’s essential public health care system have received the designation “Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality” from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation for 2017. Continue Reading →

NYC Health + Hospitals Hosts Harlem To Hollis Health Care Rights For Immigrants Panels

NYC Health + Hospitals is hosting “Immigrant Health Care Rights” panel discussions to help educate immigrant communities and provide access to information and resources. Continue Reading →

NYC Health + Hospitals Launches Women’s Digital Health Services Campaign

NYC Health + Hospitals is launching a digital campaign today to reassure New York City women of the wide range of health services available to them, regardless of immigration status or ability to pay.  Continue Reading →

Know The Symptoms, Get Help, Be Proactive During Mental Wellness Month From Harlem To Hollis

In recognition of Mental Wellness Month (January), NYC Health + Hospitals reminds New Yorkers that depression is a common illness that can be assessed by a primary care physician.   Continue Reading →

Declaration Of Flu Season Is A Call To Action For Harlemites

New York State has officially declared that the flu is “prevalent” in the State. This declaration serves as a reminder that it’s not too late to get vaccinated at an NYC Health + Hospitals facility, where flu vaccine is still readily available.
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Interview: Harlem Hospital’s Dr. Simona Bratu Talks HIV/AIDS

dr-simona-bratu1World AIDS Day, is celebrated annually on December 1st, it recognizes advancements in the global fight against HIV/AIDS, honors those who lost their lives to the virus, and serves as a reminder to prioritize sexual health by getting an HIV test. Continue Reading →

Harlem Nurses Honored As “Best Of The Best” During Annual Nursing Awards

20161025-nursing-awards-2016-468x300NYC Health + Hospitals hosted its annual awards celebration honoring six nurse professionals from across the health care system who demonstrate dedication, leadership, and talent for the nursing profession and for the patient care they provide each day. Continue Reading →

Interview: Dr. Dave Chokshi Talks Screenings During Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, it serves as an annual reminder of the importance of living a healthy lifestyle in Harlem to reduce the risk of getting breast cancer. Continue Reading →