Personal Data Compromised For Hundreds Of Harlem Hospital Patients

Data Breaches reports that NYC Health + Hospitals this week began to notify 595 NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem patients about the possible disclosure of some of their protected health information (PHI). Continue Reading →

Human Rights Campaign Designates NYC Health + Hospitals A “Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality”

NYC Health + Hospitals today announced that 22 of its patient care locations (includes Harlem Hospital), across all five boroughs, have received the designation “Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality” from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation for 2018. Continue Reading →

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 →

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 →

Eboné M. Carrington New CEO Of NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem

E_Carrington in harlemDr. Ram Raju, President and CEO of NYC Health + Hospitals, today announced the appointment of four health care executives who will fill senior leadership positions and help guide the nation’s largest public health system’s transformation to support its Vision 2020 goals toward financial stability, growth and improving the patient experience. Continue Reading →

Harlem Hospital Designated “Leader In LGBT Healthcare Equality”

slide_new_harlem_hospitalDr. Ram Raju, President and CEO of NYC Health + Hospitals, announced today that Harlem Hospital in Harlem and 20 others in the City’s essential public health system have been recognized as angel by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation for 2016. Continue Reading →

New York City’s Public Health Care System Rebrands

image006The New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation will now be known as NYC Health + Hospitals as part of a new brand strategy that unifies its more than 70 patient care locations in the five boroughs and represents a transition to a wellness-focused health care leader that provides essential services to 1.4 million New Yorkers every year. Continue Reading →