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The Institute’s Immigrant Health Initiative connects asylum seekers to health care in New York City

January 25, 2023

Staff members in the Institute for Family Health’s Immigrant Health Initiative have been working to connect newly arrived asylum seekers from Florida and Texas to health care and social services in New York City....

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Thank you to our 2022 Holiday Sponsors!

January 6, 2023

Each year, we invite our partners, vendors and community to sponsor messages of gratitude to our incredible staff. We are so grateful to this year’s sponsors, whose contributions are supporting the Institute’s essential health...

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The Institute joins the DAISY Foundation to honor nurses

December 23, 2022

The Institute has joined the DAISY Foundation to honor outstanding nursing care by offering the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses, an annual award that recognizes the clinical skill and compassion in nursing care. The...

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The Institute for Family Health welcomes The Joint Commission for site visit

November 30, 2022

The Institute for Family Health is proud to be accredited by The Joint Commission, an independent organization that evaluates health care organizations to ensure the quality and safety of patient care. We received our...

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Stay up to date on your vaccines through the holiday season

November 18, 2022

Flu season is here and New York State Department of Health is urging all New Yorkers to get their flu shots as flu cases this year have been spreading earlier than usual. With both...

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COVID-19 vaccines available for Ulster County children (6mo-5yrs)

November 4, 2022

In collaboration with the Ulster County Department of Health, the Institute for Family Health is now offering free COVID-19 vaccine to children 6 months to 5 years old in the Ulster County community. The...

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Mammograms available at Bronx health centers

November 1, 2022

Free mammograms are available on select dates at the Stevenson Family Health Center and the Mount Hope Family Practice. A mobile testing bus provided through a partnership with Mount Sinai will park directly outside...

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Meet the class of 2023 Family Nurse Practitioner Residents

October 31, 2022

We are delighted to welcome our newest class of Family Nurse Practitioner Residents – the Class of 2023! You can find them providing care at both the Stevenson Family Health Center and the Walton...

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Residents and providers in our Mid-Hudson Family Medicine Program win FMEC poster contest

October 31, 2022

A team of residents, faculty and alumnae from our Mid-Hudson Residency Program have won first place in the Family Medicine Education Consortium (FMEC) Annual Meeting poster presentation contest. The team consisted of Dr. Clarissa...

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Institute providers help the Hudson Valley arts community access health care at Kingston’s O+ Festival

October 31, 2022

From October 7-9, Institute for Family Health staff joined the annual O+ Festival in Kingston, NY, where artists, musicians and other creatives can access quality health care, including free medical consultations, dental care, and...

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Positions now open for Public Health AmeriCorps

September 29, 2022

The Institute is partnering with the Community Health Care Association of New York State (CHCANYS) to offer Public Health AmeriCorps positions at the Institute for the 2022-23 program. AmeriCorps members at the Institute will...

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Dr. Victor Sta. Ana honored as keynote speaker at Mount Sinai’s White Coat Ceremony

September 29, 2022

Dr. Victor Sta. Ana, MD, FAAFP, gave the keynote speech at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai’s White Coat Ceremony, which welcomes the medical school’s class of 2026. Dr. Sta. Ana is...

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Get the facts: the 2022-2023 flu season

September 29, 2022

Ver esta página en español Flu (influenza) season is here! Getting your flu shot protects you and your loved ones from getting sick with the flu and flu-related illnesses. Why should I get a...

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Conozca los hechos: la temporada de gripe 2022-2023

September 29, 2022

Read this page in English ¡Ya llegó la temporada de la gripe (influenza)! La vacuna contra la gripe lo protege a usted y sus seres queridos de la gripe y de enfermedades relacionadas con...

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August is National Breastfeeding Month! Learn about the different ways we support breastfeeding families

August 29, 2022

At the Institute for Family Health, we are committed to supporting families as they feed and care for a newborn, including through providing support for breastfeeding and chestfeeding. (If you are not familiar with...

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