Population Health

Palliative Care

NYC Health + Hospitals' palliative care program goes beyond the latest advances in pain management to address the full spectrum of physical, psychological, and spiritual needs of seriously ill and dying patients. The current grant-funded program at our 11 acute care hospitals is unique for a public hospital system. Growth of the program has been impacted by budget constraints, however, NYC Health + Hospitals is committed to offering these vital services STORY

Adolescent Health

The Fund donated $38,000 to Partners In Health (PIH) and its sister organization Zanmi Lasante to support mental health programs for earthquake survivors in Haiti. This donation is on top of the $168,000 employees raised earlier through the Haiti Relief Fund. STORY


IMSAL

The state-of-the-art Institute for Medical Simulation and Advanced Learning (IMSAL) serves the public hospital system, providing simulation-based education to advance patient safety and quality improvement initiatives. STORY


Sea View Hospital Launches Music & Memory Program

NYC Health + Hospitals/ Sea View launched a pilot Music & Memory program, bringing iPods loaded with personalized music selections to patients with Alzheimer's disease or dementia.

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The Flip Side of the Chart

Care Coordinators take part in a Big Apple Circus workshop that uses the skills of its professional performers to reinforce patient relations skills through humor and play.

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