Grant Spotlight

Read selected stories about initiatives made possible
by United Hospital Fund grants:

 

New Yorkers for Patient and Family Empowerment

A pilot program helps 21 New York City hospitals embrace families as partners in care and not merely visitors.
Read the story.
See the related grant.


Aging in New York Fund

A pilot program takes on the challenge of encouraging seniors with diabetes to embrace healthier meals.
Read the story.
See the related grant.


Montefiore Medical Center

The Caregiver Support Center extends a lifeline to families, with information and empathy.
Read the story.
See related grant 1 and related grant 2.


Health Leads

This program helps patients get the vital nonmedical services they need, along with their health care.
Read the story.
See the related grant.


Montefiore Medical Center

The hospital pilot-tests a program integrating behavioral and chronic care, to improve patient health.
Read the story.
See the related grant.


Alzheimer’s Association, New York City Chapter

A patient-centered approach to late-stage dementia care is transforming life for patients, families, and staff.
Read the story.
See related grant 1 and related grant 2.


New Alternatives for Children

Parent advocates are aiding vulnerable families of medically fragile kids.
Read the story.
See the related grant.


New York Methodist Hospital

The hospital is increasingly making use of volunteers’ advanced skills.
Read the story.
See related grant 1 and related grant 2.


Beth Israel Medical Center

Culturally sensitive “Phone Angels” help Chinatown caregivers cope.
Read the story.
See the related grant.


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