Media inquiries contacts

Robin West, Sr. Director of Communications (347) 604-0063

Robin.west@urbanhealthplan.org

Alessandra Mautone, Communications Specialist (347) 225-2192

Alessandra.mautone@urbanhealthplan.org

2016 Press Releases (TBD)

No Releases

Archived releases (2009-2015)



UHP In the News

07-31-15
04-15-15
12-09-09
02-16-15
08-14-14
06-27-14
06-21-14
06-05-14
05-22-14
05-22-14
05-07-14
04-25-14
04-25-14
04-04-14
04-01-14
02-06-14
01-05-14
Children and Asthma (NBC Dateline)
04-13-11
UHP ribbon cutting ceremony for new clinical space (Bronx Free Press)
04-08-11
UHP ribbon cutting ceremony with NYS Health Commissioner (Serrano newsletter)
03-24-11
UHP Honored by Visions (Bronx Times Reporter)
02- 2011
LIU Alumni News – Profile on Dr. Izquierdo
01-01-11
03-14-11
12-01-10
05-30-10
05-27-10
05-23-10
05-01-10
04-19-10
04-15-10
04-05-10
03-19-10
Campaign against childhood obesity (Telemundo news segment)
03-15-10
03-04-10
03-03-10
12-15-09
03-23-09
02-23-09
09-04-08
05-01-07
04-01-07
01-23-07

Annual Report

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Fact Sheet

  • Founded in 1974 by Dr. Richard Izquierdo, a local family practitioner who has been practicing in the community since 1962, as a not-for-profit, Article 28 Diagnostic and Treatment Center licensed by the New York State Department of Health
  • Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) designation obtained in 1999
  • Accredited by the Joint Commission in 2003; reaccredited in 2006 and 2010
  • Recipient of the Nicholas E. Davies Award for Excellence from the Health Information Management Systems Society for its excellence in the use of electronic health records
  • 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.
  • Relocated to a new, $14 million state-of the art facility in 2001
  • In 2014, there were more than 68,000 patients and close to 350,000 patient visits
  • 764 staff members and 108 medical providers (use 2015 numbers when available)
  • Largest employer in zip code 10459