The digital divide has never been wider. The term itself refers to the growing gap between those with access to modern information and communications technology and those that lack it, or have restricted access.
Open Door brings Covid-19 outreach into local communities, providing information and access to resources. To date, Open Door has provided vaccinations to close to 27,900 individuals. However, vaccine hesitancy continues to persist throughout Open Door communities and Open Door is responding. For many of our families, Open Door is the first and only line of health defense before hospital emergency rooms. Throughout the pandemic, Open Door has quickly responded to […]
Ruth Sapatanga became a patient at the Open Door Family Medical Center site in Ossining shortly after arriving here in 2017 from her native Ecuador. This month, as part of its ongoing goal to meet the needs of the people the federally qualified health care center serves, Open Door has added Sapatanga to its Medical Center Board of Directors. “Community health centers are medical practices that are owned by […]
Open Door Family Medical Center rolled out the red carpet to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week with WIC (Women, Infants and Children) breastfeeding mothers and babies at Brewster and Ossining Open Door locations. The celebration embraced the whole family, as siblings and partners also attended. Highlights of the day included “The Big Latch,” – a time where mothers all over the world were […]
Dr. Karen M. Murray, obstetrician-gynecologist and Senior Medical Site Director of the Ossining Open Door Family Medical Center, has been named the recipient of the Caring for All Award. Westfair Communications, publisher of Westchester and Fairfield County Business Journals, presents the award as part of its Doctors of Distinction awards program. The awards recognize compassionate care, celebrating extraordinary health care […]
Open Door Family Medical Center, in collaboration with MVP Health Care, celebrated National Health Center Week by providing free backpacks and school supplies to all school children who came in for a visit during the week. The celebration and Back to School giveaway took place at its health centers throughout Westchester and Putnam counties. The giveaway took place August […]
This health center receives HHS funding and has Federal Public Health Service (PHS) deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals. In accordance with Federal law and U.S Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, religion, sex, and familiar status. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs). To file a complaint of discrimination, write UDSA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-6382 (TDD).