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NEWS

6ABC-TV, April 2, 2012

Joel Legatt explains budget-friendly, healthy food shopping for 6ABC-TV news viewers>>.

Joel Legatt is a health and nutrition educator at 11th Street Family Health Services. "You have to be more careful and you have to be smart about certain options," Legatt says. "But there are healthy options out there." --VIDEO


Drexel.edu/cnhp, February 24, 2012

National Study Highlights Integrative Wellness Care at Drexel’s 11th Street Family Health Services.

The 11th Street Family Health Services of Drexel University was one of 29 centers surveyed for a new national study released last week by the Bravewell Collaborative. The Bravewell study, Integrative Medicine in America, reports on trends in the practice of integrative health care at centers across the United States, including patient populations and medical conditions most commonly treated with an integrative health approach.


6ABC-TV, December 8, 2011

11th Street's fitness and nutrition programs featured (6-abc video).

On November 21, WPVI-TV (6-abc) featured fitness and nutrition programs at 11th Street Family Health Services of the College of Nursing and Health Professions. Jennifer Andia Warshaw, a health educator at 11th Street, was interviewed.


Philadelphia Tribune, December 7, 2011

The Philadelphia Tribune featured Drexel’s 11th Street Family Health Services $100,000 grant from Independence Blue Cross Foundation.

The Philadelphia Tribune featured Drexel’s 11th Street Family Health Services, in a story about a $100,000 grant from the Independence Blue Cross Foundation on November 29. Dr. Patricia Gerrity, director of the 11th Street Center and Associate Dean for Community Programs in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in the article.
Go to CNHP / NEWS & EVENTS to see photos from the event.>>


6ABC-TV, November 11, 2011

11th Street Family Health Services Healthy Harvest Celebration (6-abc video).

WPVI-TV (6-abc) featured the Healthy Harvest celebration and potential expansion at 11th Street Family Health Services of Drexel’s College of Nursing and Health Professions.
Go to CNHP / NEWS & EVENTS to see photos from the event.>>


Drexel.edu/cnhp, September 7, 2011

Drexel’s 11th Street Family Health Services Center to Participate in Mapping Study

11th Street Family Health Services of Drexel University in partnership with Family Practice and Counseling Network, a comprehensive, nurse-managed health center run by the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was identified to participate in a second round of surveys as a model to discover how integrative medicine is being practiced throughout the U.S.


Patty GerrityInside.org.au, August 22, 2011

11th Street Family Health Services is featured in Australia's Inside Story.

Primary healthcare reform: learning from the tough suburbs of Philadelphia. Public health nurses at the 11th Street Family Health Services Center are committed to developing long-term relationships with the community," by Melissa Sweet. Dr. Patty Gerrity was quoted in the June 2011 article.


Danielle Price6ABC-TV, June 22, 2011

WPVI-TV (6abc) features "Defeat Diabetes" Class.

WPVI-TV (6abc) featured the “Defeat Diabetes” class
held for patients at Drexel’s 11th Street Family Health Services.
View Video. >>


PBS Video PBS-TV, May 26, 2011

Eleventh Street Family Health Center Featured on PBS.

Dr. Patty Gerrity interviewed in a PBS television news article about nurse managed health clinics. View Video. >>


Nursing Spectrum, Nurseweek, November 8, 2010

Dr. Patricia Gerrity was noted for winning a 2010 Nursing Excellence Award

Dr. Patricia Gerrity, associate dean, was noted in a Nurse.com story for winning a 2010 Nursing Excellence Award in the Advancing and Leading the Profession category.


6ABC-TV, May 6, 2010

Ali Helps, Learns at Health Center

6ABC Action News HealthCheck report on the 11th Steet Family Health Center's services and facilities. Watch Video >>


baby Philly.com-Daniel Rubin, March 29, 2010

Nurse Mitchell a Medical Lifeline

Kyana Mitchell is a public-health nurse whose program - the Nurse-Family Partnership - President Obama has touted as a smart investment in the future. Read More>>


Nurse speaking at conference

 YouTube, AAN Raise the Voice, Dec. 19, 2009

American Academy of Nursing 
 Raise the Voice Campaign

 Watch the Edge Runners video on the Raise the Voice Channel, YouTube,highlighting two Edge Runners, Donna Shalala, the former U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services, and Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, MD, MBA, President of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.



6ABC-TV, Nov. 15, 2009

 Health Center A Model For The Future

6ABC Action News HealthCheck report on the partnership of the College of Nursing and Health Professions and the 11th Street Family Health Center with four local public housing developments. Watch Video. >>


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Philadelphia Inquirer,
Sept. 28, 2009

 Integrated Behavioral Health -

A new model of care integrates counseling into the main-course medical visit, with simple techniques that can be very effective. Read More>>


Mother and child in exam room
Philadelphia Tribune, Aug. 11, 2009

 Health Center Becomes Refuge in Economic Slump

Thousands of Philadelphia residents are turning to 11th Street Family Health Services of Drexel University for their medical needs.

Read More>>(Download PDF)


Web page for Robert Wood Foundation April 2008

 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
 Innovative Models

Launched in April 2008, Innovative Care Models provides detailed profiles of 24 successful care delivery models. These profiles were developed as part of a research project conducted by Health Workforce Solutions LLC and funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Read More>>.


Innovations Exchange United States Department of Health & Human Services 


Agency for Health Care Quality & Research - Innovations Exchange

Multidisciplinary family clinic increases access to care for inner-city residents, leading to improved outcomes and high patient satisfaction. Read More>>


MISSION
To provide quality, comprehensive health services to all the people it serves with special attention to vulnerable people and residents of public housing communities.

To provide an exemplary model of nurse managed, community based care for the education of health professions students and
for faculty practice.

VISION
To decrease health disparities through the continued development of the Healthy Living Center model offering transdisciplinary clinical services and health promotion programs in partnership with the local community.