The Fund for NYC Health + Hospitals’ Music & Memory programs help to improve quality of life for patients and long-term care residents with Alzheimer's disease, dementia, and other cognitive loss, reestablishing connection through music. This film about NYC Health + Hospitals / Coler’s Music & Memory program shows how providing patients with iPods with personalized playlists keeps the personal connection in health care and reduces reliance on medication.
Many people with 9/11-related illnesses still go untreated. HHC World Trade Center Environmental Health Center offers healthcare at little or no out-of-pocket cost to first responders, area residents, volunteers, and children.
The biggest municipal health care system in the nation, the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation is considered the leader in patient safety and innovation. Watch these videos to find out how we're using TeamSTEPPS, Just Culture, and Breakthrough to continuously improve patient safety and increase teamwork to provide better care for the New York City residents.