The Institute for Family Health Receives CDC Funding to Expand Flu Vaccination Efforts in the Bronx

The Institute for Family Health Receives CDC Funding to Expand Flu Vaccination Efforts in the Bronx

Bronx, NY (October 1, 2020) – The Institute for Family Health was awarded $198,000 in funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to expand access to the seasonal flu vaccination in the Bronx. This funding will enable the Institute’s Bronx Health REACH program to collaborate with community partners in the Bronx to create expanded …read more

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The Institute for Family Health Receives CDC Funding to Expand Flu Vaccination Efforts in the Bronx

The Institute for Family Health Launches Family Nurse Practitioner Residency Program in the Bronx

Bronx, NY (September 18, 2020) – The Institute for Family Health this week welcomed the inaugural class of a new, comprehensive family nurse practitioner (FNP) residency program in the Bronx. The Institute’s FNP residency program will provide residents with a structured, supervised year of clinical practice and continuing education, with a specific focus on serving …read more

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The Institute for Family Health Joins NYC’s “Test and Trace” Efforts as a Community Partner

New York, NY (July 23, 2020) — The Institute for Family Health was awarded a four-month, $50,000 grant through New York City’s “Test and Trace,” or T2, Initiative. In this role, the Institute’s Bronx Health REACH program will collaborate with their extensive network of community partners (including faith-based organizations, schools and food retail settings) to …read more

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The Institute for Family Health Receives HRSA Funding for Primary Care Training Enhancement Program in Ulster County

Kingston, NY (June 24, 2020) – The Institute for Family Health was awarded a five-year, $2,000,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)’s primary care training enhancement program. The Institute will use the funds to enhance training at the Mid-Hudson Family Medicine Residency Program in …read more

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The Institute for Family Health Faculty Physician Dr. Mark Josefski Recognized as “Family Medicine Educator of the Year”

Kingston, NY (June 17, 2020) – On Sunday, June 14, 2020, Dr. Mark Josefski was recognized by the New York State Academy of Family Physicians (NYSAFP) for his extraordinary accomplishments as a physician educator. The Family Medicine Educator of the Year award is presented annually to an outstanding individual at the NYSAFP’s Congress of Delegates meeting, held …read more

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The Institute for Family Health Collaborates with New York State to Provide COVID-19 Testing in Harlem

New York, NY (May 5, 2020) – The Institute for Family Health has provided free diagnostic testing for the coronavirus (COVID-19) for over 200 people at its Family Health Center of Harlem, in cooperation with New York State. The Institute established the health center as a testing site at the request of the Office of the …read more

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The Institute for Family Health Receives FCC Funds for Telehealth Expansion

New Paltz, New York (April 30, 2020) – The Institute for Family Health has received a grant of $729,118 from the Federal Communications Commission’s Wireline Competition Bureau to expand telehealth services in response to COVID-19. The funds will allow the organization to purchase needed software and equipment to ensure reliable, high-volume access to remote primary …read more

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The Institute for Family Health Receives Inaugural Mother Cabrini Health Foundation Funding to Expand Program Focused on Childhood Trauma in Kingston, NY

Kingston, NY (March 12, 2020) – The Institute for Family Health was awarded a one-year, $123,470 grant from the Mother Cabrini Health Foundation for its Building a Trauma Resilient (BTR) Kingston initiative, a community effort in New York’s Mid-Hudson Valley dedicated to helping children and families impacted by trauma. Funds will enable the Institute and …read more

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The Institute for Family Health Receives Inaugural Mother Cabrini Health Foundation Funding to Expand Program Focused on Childhood Trauma in Kingston, NY

The Institute for Family Health Opens Expanded Call Center in New Paltz

New Paltz, NY (March 10, 2020) – The Institute for Family Health opened an expanded, renovated call center within their New Paltz Family Health Center on Tuesday, March 10, 2020. The expanded call center includes 44 workstations, allowing the Institute to provide centralized telephone support to patients from any of 17 Institute health centers in …read more

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U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado Visits the Institute for Family Health’s Kingston Family Health Center

Kingston, NY (November 15, 2019) – U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado of New York’s 19th Congressional District visited Kingston Family Health Center, a federally-qualified health center (FQHC) in Kingston, New York on November 11, 2019. Rep. Delgado, a strong supporter of policies that promote affordable health care, met with leadership and staff from the Institute for …read more

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