Mentors

Aetna

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Aetna offers a broad range of traditional and consumer-directed health insurance products and related services, including medical, pharmacy, dental, behavioral health, group life and disability plans, and medical management capabilities and health care management services for Medicaid plans. Their customers include employer groups, individuals, college students, part-time and hourly workers, health plans, governmental units, government-sponsored plans, labor groups and expatriates. To learn more visit www.aetna.com.

Community Healthcare Network

Community Healthcare Network (CHN) is a not-for-profit organization that provides access to quality, culturally competent and comprehensive community-based primary care, mental health care and social services for diverse populations in underserved communities throughout New York City.

CHN offers a broad selection of services and programs for people of all ages. Their community health centers, offices, and mobile unit are located in the boroughs of Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan and Queens. CHN’s services are completely confidential and as a Federally Qualified Health Center, they do not turn anyone away. CHN takes care of individuals and families who might otherwise have little or no access to basic health care. Through their comprehensive medical services, outreach programs, and education programs, CHN serves more than 75,000 individuals a year at 12 Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs). To learn more visit www.chnnyc.org.

FEGS

FEGS is one of the largest and most diversified not-for-profit health and human services organizations in the United States. FEGS service delivery network includes: employment, career, and workforce development; help for individuals transitioning from welfare to work; behavioral health, developmental disabilities and rehabilitation programs; residential services; home care; services to individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing, older adults, refugees and immigrants, families in need, youth at risk, those with substance abuse problems, services for individuals facing life-limiting or end-of-life illness, and many others. Each year FEGS touches the lives of over 100,000 people – some 10,000 each day – at more than 300 locations throughout New York City and Long Island. To learn more visit www.fegs.org.

Hudson River Healthcare

Hudson River HealthCare (HRH) provides the quality comprehensive primary, preventive, and behavioral health services to all who seek it, regardless of insurance status and ability to pay.

HRH is a network of 16 community health centers located in Peekskill, Beacon, Poughkeepsie, Amenia, Dover Plains, Pine Plains, New Paltz, Goshen, Haverstraw, Greenport, Walden, Yonkers and Monticello. Today, HRH serves over 42,000 patients throughout the Hudson Valley through well over 183,000 health center visits annually in nine counties.

All patients have a choice of his or her own primary care physician. HRH’s staff members are board certified and highly skilled in their respective fields and include physicians, dentists, nurse practitioners, midwives, social workers, and support staff. To learn more visit www.hrhcare.org.

Maimonides Medical Center

At 100 years old, Maimonides Medical Center (MMC) remains a vital and thriving non-profit, non-sectarian hospital. It is the pre-eminent treatment facility and academic medical center in the Borough of Brooklyn – and among the best in the country.

MMC is dedicated to fostering healthy communities. They provide high quality, compassionate patient care and comprehensive community services. As a premier academic medical center, MMC is devoted to educating health care professionals, patients, families, employees and the communities they serve. They conduct research that improves the lives of our patients. MMC welcomes patients of all faiths, and at the same time remains uniquely committed to serving the special health care needs of the Orthodox Jewish community, whose religious and cultural traditions help guide the provision of Maimonides services. To learn more visit www.maimonidesmed.org.

Montefiore

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As the academic medical center and University Hospital for Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center is nationally recognized for clinical excellence—breaking new ground in research, training the next generation of healthcare leaders, and delivering science-driven, patient-centered care.

Montefiore is ranked among the top hospitals nationally and regionally by U.S. News & World Report. For more than 100 years we have been innovating new treatments, new procedures and new approaches to patient care, producing stellar outcomes and raising the bar for medical centers in the region and around the world. As we build on this momentum, we continue to advance the practice of medicine and set the standard for excellence. To learn more visit www.montefiore.org.

Mount Sinai Medical Center

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Mount Sinai Medical Center (MSMC) is one of the nation’s oldest, largest, and most respected hospitals. MSMC ranked 14th in U.S. News Health’s 2012-2013 America’s Best Hospitals Honor Roll and topped the 2012 New York Magazine’s Best Doctors List.

MSMC encompasses The Mount Sinai Hospital and Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Founded in 1852, The Mount Sinai Hospital today is a 1,171-bed tertiary-care teaching facility that is internationally acclaimed for excellence in clinical care. Last year, nearly 50,000 people were treated at Mount Sinai as inpatients, and there were nearly 450,000 outpatient visits to the Medical Center.

Mount Sinai School of Medicine is internationally recognized as a leader in groundbreaking clinical and basic science research, as well as having an innovative approach to medical education. With a faculty of more than 3,400 in 38 clinical and basic science departments and centers, Mount Sinai ranks among the top 20 medical schools in receipt of National Institute of Health grants. To learn more visit www.mountsinai.org.

The New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation (HHC)

The New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation (HHC) is a $6.7 billion integrated healthcare delivery system with its own 420,000 member health plan, MetroPlus, and is the largest municipal healthcare organization in the country. HHC serves 1.4 million New Yorkers every year and more than 475,000 are uninsured.

HHC provides medical, mental health and substance abuse services through its 11 acute care hospitals, four skilled nursing facilities, six large diagnostic and treatment centers and more than 70 community based clinics. HHC Health and Home Care also provides in-home services for New Yorkers. HHC was the 2008 recipient of the National Quality Forum and The Joint Commission’s John M. Eisenberg Award for Innovation in Patient Safety and Quality. To learn more visit www.nyc.gov/hhc.

New York Hospital Queens

New York Hospital Queens, located in the heart of Queens in Flushing, NY, is a 519-bed acute, tertiary care facility. The hospital offers a full spectrum of sophisticated diagnostic and surgical procedures for inpatients and outpatients.

The hospital’s centers of excellence include the Neuroscience Institute, with a New York State-designated stroke center; the state-designated Level 1 Trauma Center with capabilities to treat the most serious emergencies; and a state-of-the-art Women and Children’s Pavilion with a Level 3 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, for the care of infants born too soon. The hospital’s comprehensive Heart & Vascular Center continues to be one of the top providers of cardiac surgical care in New York. To learn more visit www.nyhq.org.

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, based in New York City, is the nation’s largest not-for-profit, non-sectarian hospital, with 2,409 beds. The Hospital has nearly 2 million inpatient and outpatient visits in a year, including 12,797 deliveries and 195,294 visits to their emergency departments. NewYork-Presbyterian’s 6,144 affiliated physicians and 19,376 staff provide state-of-the-art inpatient, ambulatory and preventive care in all areas of medicine.

The NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare System serves residents of Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, and the Bronx, as well as Westchester, Long Island, New Jersey, Connecticut, and several upstate New York counties. Members of the System include acute-care and community hospitals, continuum-of-care facilities, home-health agencies, ambulatory sites, and specialty institutes committed to providing high-quality, cost-effective, and conveniently accessible care to the communities they serve. To learn more visit www.nyp.org.

North Shore LIJ

North Shore-LIJ (NSLIJ) is the nation’s second largest, non-profit secular health care system. NSLIJ is a $6 billion organization with 15 hospitals, a renowned Medical Research Institute, several medical facilities and service lines, and one of New York’s largest employers with 42,000 employees, and now in Manhattan with the recent addition of Lenox Hill Hospital.

NSLIJ services more than 7 million people in metropolitan New York, including Manhattan, Long Island, Queens and Staten Island. NSLIJ was a recipient of the 2010 National Quality Healthcare Award from NQF, received the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations Codman Award, and the first NY-area health systems to attain these distinctions. NSLIJ was rated the “Best Place to Work on Long Island” in 2011 by About.com. To learn more visit www.northshorelij.com.

NYU Langone Medical Center

NYU Langone Medical Center is one of the nation’s premier centers of excellence in healthcare, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in Manhattan, NYU Langone consists of four hospitals—Tisch Hospital, a 705-bed acute-care tertiary facility; Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine, the first rehabilitation hospital in the world, with extensive inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation programs; the 190-bed Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of only five hospitals in the world dedicated to orthopaedics and rheumatology; and the Hassenfeld Pediatric Center, which encompasses the full array of children’s health services—plus NYU School of Medicine, one of the nation’s preeminent medical schools.

In addition, NYU Langone Medical Center offers ambulatory care services throughout Manhattan and in the outer boroughs, Long Island, New Jersey, and Westchester, Putnam, and Dutchess Counties, bringing services directly to where our patients live and work. NYU Langone’s medical students, residents/fellows, and faculty also provide patient care at Bellevue Hospital Center, the nation’s oldest public hospital, and the Medical Center is affiliated with Woodhull Hospital in Brooklyn, Gouverneur Healthcare Services in Manhattan, and the New York Harbor Veterans Affairs Medical Center. To learn more visit www.med.nyu.edu.

Stony Brook Medicine

Stony Brook Medicine centers their mission on research, clinical care and education – a mission embraced by their faculty, staff, researchers, and students.

Stony Brook Medicine is comprised of Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine, Stony Brook School of Health Technology & Management, Stony Brook School of Medicine, Stony Brook School of Nursing, Stony Brook School of Social Welfare and their Outpatient Care Sites.

Stony Brook’s health sciences schools work in tandem with their research and clinical care teams to deliver the best ideas in medicine to patients. To learn more visit www.stonybrookmedicine.edu.

Winthrop-University Hospital

Winthrop-University Hospital, Long Island’s first voluntary hospital, is a 591-bed university-affiliated medical center and a New York State-designated Regional Trauma Center which offers sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty of medicine and surgery. Winthrop-University Hospital is a major regional healthcare resource with a deep commitment to medical education and research, offering a full complement of inpatient and outpatient services.

In 2010, Winthrop provided inpatient care for 33,082 men, women, and children. There were over 66,000 emergency visits and 4,632 childbirths logged for the year. More than 3,802 electrophysiology procedures and 4,892 cardiac catheterizations were performed. Over 18,500 surgical procedures were completed, including 458 open-heart operations. Winthrop’s certified Home Health Agency and its Long Term Homecare Program provided over 121,000 visits to community residents.

The Hospital employs 6,000 dedicated and caring individuals, including nearly 1,500 nurses and 1,525 full-time and voluntary attending medical staff. Winthrop offers a broad range of inpatient and outpatient programs and services for the newborn through the elderly, primarily from Nassau, Suffolk and Queens Counties on Long Island, in a dynamic, progressive environment. To learn more visit www.winthrop.org.