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Press Release | NYC Health Dept Announces New Grant from Federal Government to Improve Hep C Treatment

 |  July 29, 2014

Summary: The NYC Department of Health has announced the receipt of a new grant from the Federal government to improve treatment for hepatitis C. The grant will allow the Health Department, in conjunction with the Fund for Public Health in New York, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Weill Cornell Medical College, VNSNY Choice […]

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Job | Civil Rights Community Organizer @ Vocal-NY

 |  July 28, 2014

Voices Of Community Activists & Leaders (VOCAL-NY) is a statewide grassroots membership organization building power among low-income people affected by HIV/AIDS, the drug war and mass incarceration, along with the organizations that serve us, to create healthy and just communities. We accomplish this through community organizing, leadership development, public education, participatory research and direct action. Job […]

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World Hepatitis Day (Mon, July 28) | NYC Events

 |  July 25, 2014

NYC World Hepatitis Day Event Details (Monday, July 28th): Part 1 (10AM-11AM): Hepatitis B & C Awareness Campaign in the 5 Boroughs Volunteers will… • Meet at the location they signed-up for the mobile awareness campaign • Receive a “Viral Hepatitis Kills” t-shirt • Hold signs up • Distribute flyers to people in the street […]

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Film | Bronx Premiere of “The Fix”

 |  July 23, 2014

  The Albert Einstein College of Medicine Division of Substance of Abuse invites you to the Bronx Premiere of “The Fix”! Friday, September 5th   THE FIX – THE HEALING IS MUTUAL By Laura Naylor Winner of the Jury Prize for Best Documentary at the 2014 SOHO International Film Festival, The FIX follows the story […]

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Press Release | NYC Hep B Awareness Week Press Conference

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NYC Hepatitis B Awareness Week Press Release   The Council of the City of New York Office of Communications City Hall New York, NY 10007 July 21, 2014 Contact: Sam Spokony [Chin]: 212-788-7259, [email protected] Jefferey LeFrancois [Johnson]: 212-564-7757, [email protected] Jonathan Chung [Koo]: 718-888-8747, [email protected] COUNCIL MEMBERS CHIN, JOHNSON AND KOO JOIN HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS AND ADVOCATES […]

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New Hep C Testing Bill

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Bill A9124A will enable New York State nurse practitioners and physicians to administer tests to determine the presence of hepatitis C in patients without a patient-specific standing order. Background: The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene estimates that 146,500 individuals are living with chronic hepatitis C in NYC, and approximately half are unaware […]

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New Media

Hep C: Get Tested, Get Cured! Video & Print Education Materials

 |  July 9, 2014

The NYC Health Department presents a new Video PSA and Print Materials

Hep C: Get Tested, Get Cured!

New Print Materials!
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Video |Family Promise: Get Tested for Hepatitis B

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Family Promise: Get Tested for Hepatitis B Video by CDC & Hep B United

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It Kills New Yorkers to Wait In Line

It Kills New Yorkers to Wait In Line

 |  February 8, 2013

Every 15 hours another New Yorker dies waiting for a life-saving organ transplant. It doesn’t have to be this way. Sign up to be an organ donor today.http://www.HateTheWait.org

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