Category: Press Release - Year: 2016

Prevention Starts Now! 13th Annual Diabetes Expo features expert insight on how diabetics benefit from a team approach  

Published on 7/29/2016

Bronx, NY -- More than 29 million Americans have diabetes, yet 1 in 4 don't  know they have it, according to The Center for Disease...Continue Reading


Celebrating the Diversity of Our Community — 21st Annual Bronx Health Fair provides health education while celebrating our community.

Published on 6/18/2016

Bronx residents are gearing up to celebrate the 21st anniversary of Urban Health Plan’s Fiesta San Juan this Saturday, June 18. The annual health fair...Continue Reading


EPA Recognizes Bronx Community Health Center As National Model For Asthma Care

Published on 5/6/2016

Bronx, New York -- Urban Health Plan (UHP), a network of community health centers in the South Bronx and Corona, Queens, was recognized by the...Continue Reading


Health Center Leader Inducted into NACHC Grassroots Hall of Fame

Published on 3/30/2016

Bethesda, Md. – Paloma Izquierdo-Hernandez, President and Chief Executive Officer of Urban Health Plan, a network of Community Health Centers in the South Bronx and...Continue Reading


Milken Institute School of Public Health Names 2016 Geiger Gibson Program Distinguished Visitor

Published on 3/21/2016

WASHINGTON, DC — The Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute SPH) at the George Washington University has named Paloma Izquierdo- Hernandez as the 2016...Continue Reading


Bronx-based organizations get connected to care for borough’s aging population

Published on 3/17/2016

Bronx, NY — Aging issues are becoming important at the local and national level, given the rapid growth of our aging population.

In the Bronx, out...Continue Reading


Urban Health Plan joins NCLR’s National Affiliate Network

Published on 2/19/2016

February 19, 2016 — Bronx, New York:  The board of directors of the NCLR (The National Council of La Raza) just voted to have Urban...Continue Reading