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Getting back on track with colorectal cancer screening

January 29, 2021

For many patients, the COVID-19 pandemic created another barrier to getting the medical tests they need each year. One important screening test is for colorectal cancer, or cancer that starts in the colon or...

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Stevenson Family Health Center surpasses 2,500 COVID-19 tests for Bronx community

January 29, 2021

The Stevenson Family Health Center has provided over 2,500 COVID-19 tests to patients and community members in the Bronx since opening as a public testing center last August. Because of the health center’s location...

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The Institute joins the New Paltz Opioid Prevention and Response Team to offer virtual Narcan training

January 22, 2021

On Friday, January 29, from 1:00-2:00pm, the Institute will collaborate with the New Paltz Opioid Prevention and Response Team to offer a Narcan training via Zoom, where participants will learn how to prevent overdose....

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The COVID-19 Vaccine is Here!

January 11, 2021

You can stop the spread of COVID-19 and save lives! If you’re eligible, schedule your COVID-19 vaccine appointment today. As of January 12, 2021, people 65 and older are eligible to get vaccinated, as...

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Health Care for the Homeless observes Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day

December 23, 2020

On December 16, the Institute’s Health Care for the Homeless staff attended this year’s  Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day event to honor those who passed away while experiencing homelessness. Through our Health Care for the...

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Family Nurse Practitioner Residency hosts virtual Q&A for prospective applicants

December 23, 2020

On November 19 and December 17, our Family Nurse Practitioner Residency faculty and staff hosted virtual Q&A sessions for FNP students interested in applying to the residency for 2021-2022. Prospective applicants asked questions about...

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MiRecord tendrá una nueva apariencia

December 1, 2020

View this page in English El 6 de diciembre de 2020, MiRecord tendrá una nueva apariencia cuando inicie sesión en su cuenta. MiRecord es el sitio web del portal para pacientes del Institute, donde...

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The Institute joins coalition advocating for 340B pharmacy program

November 25, 2020

As a federally qualified health center, we know the importance of providing high-quality care to patients, especially to the most vulnerable. Part of high-quality care includes making sure patients have easy access to affordable...

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The Institute hosts a Live Q&A on Instagram: Diabetes, COVID-19 and the holidays

November 25, 2020

On Monday, November 23, Certified Diabetes Educator Stephanie Graziano answered questions through Instagram Live about managing diabetes during the COVID-19 pandemic and the upcoming holidays. Check out the transcript below: “Hello everyone, my name...

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MyChart is getting a new look

November 20, 2020

Ver esta página en español On December 6, 2020, MyChart will have a new look when you login to your account. MyChart is the Institute’s patient portal website, where you can access your health...

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Meet the first class of Family Nurse Practitioner Residents!

November 5, 2020

Please join us in welcoming our first class of Family Nurse Practitioners–the Class of 2021! Read below to learn more about them. Julia Donahue, MS, APRN, FNP-BC, CLC Graduate – MS – Lehman College...

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COVID-19: What you need to know now

October 28, 2020

While New York State continues to report low COVID-19 infection numbers, many other states are currently facing significant increases. Here are some things you should continue to do to prevent COVID-19: Masks work! Wear...

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The Institute observes Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

September 14, 2020

September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. The Institute for Family Health joins with many organizations and service providers in bringing care and treatment to patients suffering with suicidal thoughts. In the context of the...

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Los hechos: la temporada de gripe de 2020-2021

September 10, 2020

View this page in English ¡Ya llegó la temporada de gripe (influenza)! La vacuna contra la gripe protege a usted, a su familia y a los demás de la gripe y de enfermedades relacionadas...

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Get the facts: the 2020-2021 flu season

September 4, 2020

Ver esta página en español Flu (influenza) season is here! Getting your flu shot protects yourself, your family and others from getting sick with the flu and flu-related illnesses. We want to help keep...

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