• Medical Roots Project

    Teaching Communities to Heal

    After years of witnessing too many patients die from injuries that could have been prevented by a more timely first-response, Doctors Council member Dr. Melba Taylor, an emergency room physician at Harlem Hospital in New York City, had a… Read More

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    A Warm Welcome from Drs. Proscia & Hurley

    Welcome to the new Doctors Council website! In recent months, you may have noticed a fresh look and feel to our communications. We’re now taking that ongoing transformation online. Our new site has many new features, including up-to-date… Read More

  • In our Own Words: Doctors Council White Paper Presentation Video

    “Putting Patients First Through Doctor, Patient and Community Engagement: A Call to Action from Doctors Council SEIU to the Mayor and the Leadership of HHC” Click to watch a short video of Doctors Council members in New York… Read More

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    NYC Doctors Meet with Deputy Mayor, Head of HHC

    HHC doctors from every hospital and facility met with New York City Deputy Mayor Lilliam Barrios-Paoli (pictured above front row, 6th from left) and HHC President, Dr. Ramanathan Raju (left of Deputy Mayor) at City Hall to discuss… Read More

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    Doctors, Community Advocate for Single-payer Health in NY

    On May 7, 2014, hundreds of doctors, nurses and patients rallied outside the New York State Capitol in Albany and shared stories about their experiences of our health care system in crisis. Advocates then attended more than 80 lobby meetings… Read More

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    Doctors, Health Care Workers Rally at Rikers Island for Safety

    Doctors Council doctors, along with nurses and other health care workers who provide care for inmates at Rikers Island prison rallied for increased staffing and safer working conditions on Thursday, May 8. In 2009 and 2010, there were… Read More