• CPHSgala

    Doctors Council Members Lauded at Annual CPHS Gala for Work on Labor & Delivery at NCB

    On Wednesday, April 29, 2015, the Commission on the Public’s Health System (CPHS) held their 24th annual Marshall England Public Health Awards gala, recognizing the efforts of various members and groups for their contributions to improving access to quality… Read More

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    Putting Patients First

    On Wednesday, October 29, 2014, over 400 doctors, other caregivers, community members, and elected leaders rallied at Woodhull Hospital in Brooklyn to demand respect for patients and doctors. Articulating the themes of our May 2014 white paper, along… Read More

  • 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

  • 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

  • docswithpaoli

    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