Community Health Spotlight – NYC Health + Hospitals adapts treatment to meet needs of homeless patients
Homeless populations face numerous barriers to receiving quality healthcare. New York City has the largest homeless population in the country. In 2018, NYC Health + Hospitals began an initiative to help identify and better address the health needs of the city’s homeless population.
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.