NYC looks to improve health care for impoverished areas

09/23/2008 | NYTimes.com

New York City will hold public forums to learn about residents' health concerns in the first step of a plan to add primary health care facilities in 11 impoverished areas. City Council Speaker Christine C. Quinn says she wants $26 million in funding over four years for the program. A city survey found the top health care complaints among citizens in the city included waiting too long to see a physician, failure by physician offices to make timely appointments, and physicians and nurses not spending enough time with patients.

View Full Article in:

NYTimes.com

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director of Behavioral Health Operations
Meridian Health Plan
Detroit, MI
Medical Director
PacificSource
Bend, OR
Clinical Appeals RN
MJHS
Brooklyn, NY
Director of Clinical Operations
Meridian Health Plan
Detroit, MI
Sr. Director, Regulatory Compliance Intelligence and Outreach
Johnson & Johnson
New Brunswick, NJ