About Us

Accreditations

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 the disadvantaged.

Our Accreditations

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.

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