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Nursing Home Pilots Expand

Based on promising outcomes in patient care and satisfaction, two nursing homes – Centers Health Care and Providence Rest – will expand their BPHC pilots for another six-month period. The pilots seek to reduce the rates of re-hospitalizations, transitions and unnecessary emergency room visits while ensuring that patients and their […]

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Smiling mid adult African American nurse talks with a senior woman. The nurse is volunteering in a free clinic.

The reviews are in … BPHC’s Care Coordination Training Program Receives Positive Ratings

BPHC’s Care Coordination Training Program received excellent reviews in a recent independent assessment. Participants gave high endorsements for the course being “insightful,” “all-inclusive,” and “extremely useful” in their role on a care team. Instructors were commended for understanding the care coordinator role and providing critical skills and advice in the […]

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A Look at Life Lived in Poverty

A Look at Life Lived in Poverty

“It is one thing to intellectually know the situation in which our clients live, but to experience it is extremely impactful.” — participant “It gave me more compassion, more understanding and more fuel to my fire to advocate for real, meaningful change.” More than 60 people from our member organizations […]

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S:US’ Trauma-Informed Yoga pilot was a featured topic at the New York Association of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services’ Annual Conference this month.  Presenters pictured in center photo: Zoe LePage, Exhale to Inhale; Bronte Kastenberg, BPHC; Erin Palmer and Altrovise Walcott, Services for the UnderServed.

Using Yoga to Address Patient Trauma

BPHC Innovation Fund Pilot Patients and clients of behavioral health services have often had traumatic life experiences that impact their physical health and mental well-being. Research bears out the benefits of yoga for anxiety, depression and cardiovascular health. A BPHC Innovation Fund project, led by Services for the UnderServed (S:US), […]

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