Navigation Links
$12 Million American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Grant Awarded to Urban Health Plan, Inc. (UHP)
Date:12/9/2009

ces to poor and medically underserved populations who often have difficulty accessing quality health care.

Over the years, UHP has developed many health improvement initiatives including a nationally acclaimed asthma management program, programs in childhood obesity prevention, nutrition, HIV/AIDS care, and mental health services. UHP is one of the first community health centers in New York who fully uses electronic medical records and is currently using iris recognition technology to identify patients.

In 2006 UHP received the National Exemplary Award from the United States Environmental Protection Agency for its efforts to reduce asthma rates in Hunts Point. It has been named one of the top twenty-five Hispanic not-for-profits in the country by Hispanic Business Magazine for the past three years. In the summer of 2009 UHP was named one of the top twenty community health centers in the country; received the Davies Award for Excellence from the Health Information Management Systems Society for its excellence in the use of electronic health records and; was awarded Level 3 recognition as a Physician Practice Connections - Patient-Centered Medical Home (PPC-PCMH) from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). Level 3 recognition is the highest awarded by the NCQA.

More information on UHP can be found at www.urbanhealthplan.org.


Contact: Robin West
-------------------
(718) 589-1687 x 2802; Cell: 347-203-8489
-----------------------------------------
robin.west@urbanhealthplan.org
------------------------------

SOURCE Urban Health Plan, Inc.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Urban Health Plan, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Jefferson awarded multi-million dollar NIH grant
2. Tipping Point Community Announces $1 Million Gift at Third Annual Awards Breakfast
3. Nearly 3 Million Doses of H1N1 Vaccine Allocated to Pennsylvania since Start of Vaccination Effort
4. Zogenix Increases Series B Preferred Stock Financing to $71 Million, Raising $35 Million in Second Tranche
5. PHACTS Receives $22.4 Million in New Business Commitments
6. MedClean Technologies Enters Into Preferred Stock Agreement of Up to $7.5 Million
7. Hutchinson Center Wins $55.4 Million Contract to Become Sole Operator of the NCI Cancer Information Service
8. The WFH receives the largest humanitarian aid donation in its history - Donation represents more than 40 million international units to the WFH
9. Raising Millions for Team Challenge through Rock ‘n' Roll Las Vegas Half Marathon Program Brings Hundreds From Across the Country to Raise Funds for Crohn's & Colitis
10. Hewlett-Packard Company Foundation Donates $1 Million for Red Cross Disaster Response
11. Los Angeles Kerlan Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic Pays $3 Million to Settle Kickback Allegations
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/20/2014)... DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuits ( ... the artificial hip system was defectively designed continue ... Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to an Order ... on December 2nd, counsel in 10 DePuy Pinnacle ... on November 19, 2014, with depositions to conclude ...
(Date:12/20/2014)... (PRWEB) December 20, 2014 The Doctor’s Office ... for the better part of a decade. They’ve treated ... a better, faster healthcare alternative to the Paramus ... announce three new additions to their staff of top-notch board ... Jill Zeiger MD. These new doctors will work ...
(Date:12/20/2014)... December 20, 2014 The aftermath of the ... a stir, not only in Hollywood, but worldwide. As ... , the ripples of that attack are starting a finger-pointing ... at risk. But they are not the only ones ... be in for some embarrassing times ahead, agents and lawyers ...
(Date:12/20/2014)... 2014 The Twin Cities DI Day ... in the nation! Over 250 financial professionals come together ... on the industry, get motivated to protect their clients ... facing and overcoming the challenges of disability. , On ... nation came together to attend The 13th Annual Twin ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... (PRWEB) December 20, 2014 It’s very easy ... is something that is put to the wayside until Christmas ... still have that travel “itch” and that burning desire to ... accommodates families on their journey to Telluride with a no-fuss, ... visitors to and from the resort, and ensure that all ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:New Jersey Court Overseeing DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuits Issues New Order, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:New Jersey Court Overseeing DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuits Issues New Order, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:New Jersey Court Overseeing DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuits Issues New Order, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4Health News:The Doctor's Office Urgent Care Adds 3 New Physicians to Their Growing Medical Team 2Health News:Sony Pictures Hack Perfect Example of the Reach a Single Cyber Attack Can Have 2Health News:Sony Pictures Hack Perfect Example of the Reach a Single Cyber Attack Can Have 3Health News:Sony Pictures Hack Perfect Example of the Reach a Single Cyber Attack Can Have 4Health News:Sony Pictures Hack Perfect Example of the Reach a Single Cyber Attack Can Have 5Health News:The 13th Annual Twin Cities DI Day Now On Video 2Health News:The 13th Annual Twin Cities DI Day Now On Video 3Health News:Days Inn Montrose Colorado Delivers Last Minute Holiday Season Ski Getaway Accommodations 2
... to numerous health concerns. But a new study finds ... to link weight to athletic performance and appearance than ... see the importance of a healthy weight, instead viewing ... and self-esteem.,These results come //from an extensive set of ...
... a baby after the man has had a vasectomy, reversing the ... is 35 or older, according to a new study. In this ... cycle of a type of in vitro fertilization (IVF) in which ... another option for men who have gone under the knife is ...
... Admission to Russian universities has picked up after a ... Indian Medical Council Act in March 2002. ,This was ... Russian universities jointly organized by the Russian Cultural Centre ... weekend.,According to the organisers, at least 235 students had ...
... children with high cholesterol levels are more likely to ... studied the eating habits and cholesterol levels of nearly ... were examined by doctors and had their HDL, or ... ,Results of the study show children with the highest ...
... Cholesterol-lowering drugs may help kidney transplant patients reduce their ... ,Drugs called statins have been shown to minimize cardiovascular ... reduce the incidence in people with normal cholesterol levels ... risk for heart problems. Kidney transplant patients have a ...
... children spend even a short amount of time outside without protection ... a generous proportion., ,"Anytime you get a sunburn, at any age, ... before the age of 18, and your risks go up dramatically ... sun damage caused by a tan, the greater their future risk ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Age should not rule out visectomy reversal 2Health News:Admission to Russian varsities is looking up 2Health News:Childhood Sunburn Can Lead to Skin Cancer Later 2
(Date:12/19/2014)... , Dec. 18, 2014 Research and ... the addition of the "Micro Market Monitor: ... to their offering. ... treatment is progressing steadily, which has resulted in ... devices market. The main purpose of these dermatology ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... 2014  Decision Resources Group finds that the laparoscopic ... will increase to a value of over $4.3 ... expansion in the large direct energy device market. In ... adopted due to the advantages they offer and as ... from Decision Resources Group,s coverage of the U.S. laparoscopic ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... 2014  RESMED INC. (NYSE: RMD ) today ... year 2015 results on Thursday, January 22, 2015, after the ... ResMed,s results will be issued after 1:00 p.m. US Pacific ... operating results and future outlook. The earnings call ... and the live webcast of the call can be accessed ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Micro Market Monitor: North American Dermatology Diagnostic Devices Market 2Micro Market Monitor: North American Dermatology Diagnostic Devices Market 3U.S. Laparoscopic Device Market Will Reach Over $4.3 Billion by 2023 2U.S. Laparoscopic Device Market Will Reach Over $4.3 Billion by 2023 3ResMed To Announce Second Quarter 2015 Results 2
... MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill., March 22, 2011 The National Association ... the prescription monitoring programs (PMPs) of North Dakota , ... agreements to participate in the PMP Interconnect ™ system, ... United States to be linked, providing a more effective means ...
... 22, 2011 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration ... Ann Arbor, Mich., and two of its officers, Mark ... Lincoln, vice president of Quality Assurance and Operations, have ... (Logo:   http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090824/FDALOGO ) The ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Three States Sign on to Participate in NABP's Interconnected Prescription Monitoring System 2Three States Sign on to Participate in NABP's Interconnected Prescription Monitoring System 3FDA: Michigan Heart-Lung Bypass Machine Manufacturer Enters Into Consent Decree 2FDA: Michigan Heart-Lung Bypass Machine Manufacturer Enters Into Consent Decree 3
Agglutinating sera for serological identification of E. coli by slide and/or tube agglutination tests. Agglutinating sera are packaged 2 mL / vial....
... innovative E.coli 0157 latex ... definitive identification of E.coli ... of a proprietary antibody ... of cross-reactions with Escherichia ...
Inquire...
The Onar®Lp test system is an in vitro test for the qualitative diagnosis of legionella in clinical samples....
Medicine Products: