3 results for author: Dr. Keith Joseph


CHCANYS honors two health providers whose names you should know

You know how when you meet some people, there's a spark inside of them? You can almost feel it? That's how I feel about working with Lisa Hood and Phil Gyura. Two weeks ago, they were honored by CHCANYS—the Community Health Care Association of New York State—as part of a Health Care for the Homeless Celebration during Community Health Center Week. Lisa engages clients with a level of professionalism that everyone deserves, but that too few who find themselves struggling with the issues related to homelessness receive. Her professional standard is an example to her colleagues and conveys to clients, staff, and supervisors, a message that we ...

The Nest is now open!

We are proud to announce the opening of our new community health center, The Nest, located at 169 West 133rd Street. Hours and Services for The Nest as of November 16, 2015 Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Primary medical care HIV treatment and prevention (i.e. Pre-exposure prophylaxis or PrEP) Hepatitis C services Opiate dependence treatment (Suboxone) Mental Health (psychiatric care and psychotherapy) Enroll Manhattan Project and assistance with insurance enrollment Health Home/Care Coordination LGBT Heath services Saturdays, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Psychiatric service In December, same services as above and hours ...

Dancing (for Health) In The Streets of Harlem

We had a great time on Saturday celebrating our new health center, The Nest, with an afternoon block party. Long-time residents of the block joined friends from all over the city to welcome The Nest. The event was a huge success. Over 300 people attended, we made new connections with 150 community members with whom we will follow-up to connect to care, and we already scheduled over 50 new appointments. But even more importantly, we had a lot of fun. Since our founding, Harlem United has been dedicated to making sure hard-to-reach people and underserved communities have access to high-quality healthcare that is attentive to the whole person. The ...