Community Health Spotlight – White Plains Hospital cultivates a healthier community
Improving access to care in medically underserved communities reduces health disparities and stems rising healthcare costs caused by preventable and treatable diseases. In 2018, White Plains Hospital collaborated with diverse community partners to create its Healthy Community Initiative 12 Weeks to Wellness pilot program to promote healthy eating and physical activity for the underserved population in its community.
To learn more about this initiative and its results, read our full story.
This story is just one of the many initiatives profiled on HANYS' Community Health Spotlight website that demonstrate how New York healthcare providers are improving population health, addressing regional health disparities and delivering valuable benefits to local communities.