In The Spotlight
Welcome. The International Hospital Federation (IHF) New York 2016 Hospital Executive Study Tour (June 27 to July 1, 2016) will showcase the latest state of the art and innovation in hospital service delivery in New York City. It includes visits to New York Department of Health, New York Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia/Cornell University Medical Centers), Mt. Sinai Hospital Contiinuum, Mount Sinai Medical Doctors, CityMD, New York Academy of Medicine, The Commonwealth Fund, The Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public ServiceRobert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service (NYU), and other New York healthcare institutions.
Welcome. With an annual budget of $1.6 billion and more than 6,000 employees throughout the five boroughs, the NY Department of Health is one of the largest public health agencies in the world, serving 8 million New Yorkers from diverse ethnic, cultural and economic backgrounds. With over 200 years of leadership in the field, we're also one of our nation's oldest public health agencies.
Welcome. The New York Academy of Medicine (NYAM) is a health policy and advocacy organization founded in 1847 by a group of leading New York Citymetropolitan areaphysicians as a voice for the medical profession in medical practice and public health reform. The Academy quickly established the Metropolitan Board of Health, the first modern municipal public health authority in the United States.
Welcome. The New York UniversityRobert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service (NYU Wagner, Wagner) is a public policy school that offers a comprehensive curriculum in public and nonprofit policy and management.
Welcome. New York–Presbyterian Hospital is a university hospital in New York City affiliated with two Ivy League medical schools: Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons and Weill Cornell Medical College. It is composed of two distinct medical centers, Columbia University Medical Center and Weill Cornell Medical Center.
Welcome. Mount Sinai Hospital, founded in 1852, is one of the oldest and largest teaching hospitals in the United States. In 2011–2012, Mount Sinai Hospital was ranked as one of America's best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report in 12 specialties. Mount Sinai Hospital was ranked #16 on the U.S. News & World Report 2014–15 Best Hospitals Rankings Honor Roll.
Welcome. At CityMD urgent care, we care about your health—and we care about your priorities. Our staff—from our front desk to our physicians—will treat you quickly and efficiently while taking the time to listen to you. CityMD doctors, medical assistants and technicians are trained in all aspects of urgent care medicine for both adults and children.
Welcome. The Commonwealth Fund is a private U.S. foundation whose stated purpose is to "promote a high performing health care system that achieves better access, improved quality, and greater efficiency, particularly for society's most vulnerable and the elderly." It is active in a number of areas related to health care and health policy. It is led by David Blumenthal, M.D.