NYC DOHMH Commissioner Thomas Farley Urges Providers to Help Control Hepatitis C
NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Commissioner Thomas Farley recently issued a letter to all primary care providers in NYC, asking for their help in diagnosing and treating Hepatitis C, an increasing cause of... read more >>
Summary of Changes to 2011 PCMH Standards and Guidelines Released
To view the changes to the 2011 PCMH Standards and Guidelines that have been released by NCQA, click here.
NIH Encourages Americans to Make Vision a Priority during Healthy Vision Month
Dr. Rachel Bishop, an ophthalmologist at the NIH’s National Eye Institute, describes several ways people can keep their eyes healthy. Click here to access the trancripts.
April 2013 Medicaid Update Revised
The article on pages 3-4 of the recently-released April 2013 Medicaid Update entitled, "Streamlining the Application and Billing Process for Medicaid Coverage of an Emergency Medical Condition" was published in error. read more >>
“Hold on to your Hats!”
“Hold on to your Hats!” is a community health fair in Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn geared toward women of color. Click here for more information.
Behavioral Screening and Intervention: A Win for Everyone
Learn how hospitals and primary care settings can systematically deliver evidence-based behavioral screening and intervention (BSI), improve treatment outcomes for chronic disease, prevent chronic disease and injury... read more >>
Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) Awareness Week: Awareness Makes a Difference
Prevent Blindness America invites your organization to participate in AMD Awareness Week, a week-long awareness campaign to alert the public about their risk for age-related macular degeneration (AMD). read more >>
Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP), Non-Occupational Prophylaxis (nPEP) and Early Antiretroviral Treatment - Exploring New Tools for HIV Prevention Among Adults in New York City
This free conference is open to clinical providers (physicians, physician assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, and midwives). Online registration is required. read more >>
Webinar: The Time is Now - Providing Adolescent Friendly Sexual & Reproductive Health Care
NYPATH (New York Promoting and Advancing Teen Health) is proud to announce “The Time is Now: Providing Adolescent Friendly Sexual & Reproductive Health Care,” a webinar designed for medical providers who treat... read more >>
STD Clinical Update for New York Primary Care Providers
This all-day conference, sponsored by the New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute, will be held May 15th at the CUNY Graduate Center in Manhattan. The purpose of this event is to educate primary care medical... read more >>