Today, the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene announced that it is seeking community partners to award up to $9 million in funds to increase vaccine awareness, Continue Reading →
The Health Department today announced Dr. Torian Easterling as the new First Deputy Commissioner and Chief Equity Officer. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!
The Health Department announced that starting next year, death certificates will include an “X” option for New Yorkers who do not identify as male or female. Become an Harlem World Continue Reading →
The Health Department today released its first comprehensive report on cannabis use and associated harms from Harlem to Hollis. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!
The Health Department today released the 2018 Community Health Profiles, analyzing health in all 59 community districts across the city. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!
The Health Department’s Center for Health Equity today released “Block by Block: Walking for a Healthier East Harlem,” a report on walking in East Harlem based on a survey of Continue Reading →
The New York City Board of Health yesterday approved an amendment to the Health Code to lower the age to 16 when hospitals are required to report a patient admitted Continue Reading →