Jean Polster, RN, MS, president and chief executive officer of Neighborhood Family Practice (NFP), announced the appointment of Terrance (Terry) Byrne to the position of Vice President of Health Center Operations effective October 1, 2018. In his new role, Terry will be responsible for oversight of all activities at the NFP Ridge Community Health Center (3569 Ridge Road, Cleveland) and supervise the four other NFP community health center locations (Detroit Shoreway, Puritas, Tremont and W. 117th).
NFP received $285,000 from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to expand access to quality substance use disorder and behavioral health services.
The Board of Directors for Neighborhood Family Practice (NFP) and the Board of Directors for North Coast Health (NCH) today announced their plan to enter into a strategic affiliation to increase access to quality primary care for low-income individuals and families living in Lakewood and the surrounding community.
Patients needed for patient advisory council. Help make a difference for patients and families at NFP. Join us for an Open House to learn more.
CVS Health has awarded an $85,000 grant to Neighborhood Family Practice to support substance use recovery.
Cleveland physician recognizes the importance of mentoring future doctors. The Ohio Academy of Family Physicians Foundation recognized Chad Garvin, MD, MPH with the 2017 Family Physician Mentorship Award.
Neighborhood Family Practice provider Heidi Gullett, MD, MPH, helped develop the Patient Navigator program at Case Western Reserve University, where medical students assist high-utilization patients she is also an assistant professor of family medicine and community health. In the program’s first year, 19 students devoted 375 work hours to helping newly arrived refugee families who were patients at the Neighborhood Family Practice.
WVIZ/PBS ideastream® host Rick Jackson spoke with Laurel Domanski Diaz, COO for Neighborhood Family Practice to learn more about how congressional budget cuts will affect community health centers like Neighborhood Family Practice.
The board of trustees of Saint Luke’s Foundation has approved grants to Neighborhood Family Practice and 16 other organizations totaling $2,603,486.00. These investments advance the Foundation’s strategic priorities in the areas of Healthy People, A Strong Neighborhood and Resilient Families.
Jean Polster, RN, MS, president and chief executive officer of Neighborhood Family Practice (NFP), announced today the promotion of Laurel Domanski Diaz to the newly created position of chief operating officer. Effective immediately, Domanski Diaz will assume additional responsibility including helping to shape the strategy for the Federally Qualified Health Center that serves more than 18,000 patients annually via five community health centers located on the near west side of Cleveland.
When Sam Huston closed a successful 44-year career in hospital administration, it didn’t end his desire to help ensure that Clevelanders have access to high-quality, affordable health care. For the past five years, Sam Huston has served on the board of directors of Neighborhood Family Practice, even stepping in as chair at one point when unexpectedly needed.
Care Source has agreed to extend access to Cleveland Clinic for CareSource Medicaid and MyCare members through Nov. 30, 2017. Both organizations are working toward a long-term agreement and are fully committed to ensuring Medicaid patients have access to the highest level of healthcare. Please review the following information and frequently asked questions for more information about your care.
In March 2014, Neighborhood Family Practice (NFP) celebrated the grand opening of its fourth community health center location in response to a tremendous need for primary health care in the Puritas/Bellaire community. Shortly thereafter, patient volume began to overwhelm the small office located in Puritas Park Plaza, so NFP administrators applied for and received a Health Infrastructure Investment Program Award from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services to offset some of the costs related to the purchase and renovation of a larger facility.
Neighborhood Family Practice is hosting a free ice skating event at Halloran Ice Rink.
We support the United States’ long history of welcoming refugees, immigrants, and those seeking asylum. We are dedicated to uphold the human rights of these individuals, families, and communities. We call our whole community to come together to stand alongside our neighbors who possess real fear of discrimination and loss of individual safety.
Last summer, Neighborhood Family Practice (NFP) was one of 420 community health centers across the country to receive Federal funding from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to increase access to integrated oral health care (dental) services and improve oral health outcomes for patients. Thanks to that funding, dental services are now available to existing NFP patients at the Neighborhood Family Practice Ridge Community Health Center
The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) today announced that the Neighborhood Family Practice (NFP) Ridge Community Health Center (3569 Ridge Rd.) and Detroit Shoreway Community Health Center (6412 Franklin Blvd.) have received NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition for using evidence-based,patient-centered processes that focus on highly coordinated care and long‐term, participative relationships.
NeighborhoodFamily Practice (NFP) is one of 420 community health centers across the country to receive Federal funding from the Health Resources and Services Administration(HRSA) to increase access to integrated oral health care (dental) services and improve oral health outcomes for patients. This is a new service for patients that will be added later in 2016.
Neighborhood Family Practice (NFP) today announced a rebranding campaign that is designed to communicate its expanded services and facilities now available to more residents in Cleveland’s west side neighborhoods. The Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) provides primary health services and has added three offices in recent years in response to the Affordable Care Act and Ohio’s expansion of its Medicaid program.
Jean Polster, RN, MS, president and chief executive officer of Neighborhood Family Practice, announced yesterday that effective Monday, May 16, Christine Porter will become the Chief Financial Officer for the Federally Qualified Health Center which has been providing high quality health care services to residents of Cleveland’s near west side neighborhoods for over 35 years.