The Caring Place-Health Care Center Serving the Bronx Since 1981
Morris Heights Health Center is dedicated to serving all members of our
community with excellence. We believe everyone deserves access to quality
health care. That's why our center promotes inclusiveness, offering
free and low-cost health care services to all members of our community-including
Our Bronx health center is known as "The Caring Place." While
we do focus on providing free and inexpensive health care, this doesn't
mean we compromise on quality or excellence. This is proven by our accreditations.
Learn more about our individual accreditations:
Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) - We are a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b and deemed
Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n),
The Joint Commission, National Quality Approval - We were the first federally funded community health center to be accredited
by the Joint Commission in New York City.
National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Patient-Centered Medical
Home (PCMH) Recognition - We are recognized as a Level III Patient Centered Medical Home by the
National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).
Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA)-Deemed - We are deemed by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
as employees of the Public Health Service (PHS) for purposes of the FTCA
medical malpractice coverage under the Federally Supported Health Centers
Assistance Acts (FSHCAA) of 1992 (Pub. L. 102-502) and 1995 (Pub. L. 104-73).
- Health Home Member of the Bronx Accountable Healthcare Network
Contact Morris Heights Health Center Today
Reach our office today to set up an appointment or to learn more about
our services. We have eight conveniently located health centers throughout
the Bronx. Our health center has been serving patients in this community
since 1981-that's over 30 years of service. We uphold a tradition
of excellence, compassion, and quality care in the Bronx.
Contact Morris Heights Health Center for more information.