Community Oriented Primary Care (COPC)


March 2012 Primary Care COPC month: Site Visit Schedule
Residents: David Dayan-Rosenman (917-218-7749), Mary Gover (917-218-7750),  Judith Griffin (917-218-7751), Robin Reister (917-218-7752), Kristin Swedish (917-218-7754)
Chief Resident: Ari Kreigsman (B: 917-219-6170)
Faculty: Alda Osinaga(B: 917-218-6812) Angela Jeffers x2281; (C: 646-202-3040)
Hillary Kunins (B:917-424-0998; C:917-302-6189)                        

CLICK ON EACH DATE FOR DETAILED INFORMATION ON EACH SESSION AND READINGS.
March 1st: ORIENTATION (Goals and questions to be answered). Also, Dr. Henry Chung will discuss Health Homes and ACO.

March 2nd: BronxWorks will host a tour of The Living Room and The Brook Residence, both providing services to the homeless. Later that evening you will go on outreach to the homeless with the BronxWorks outreach van.

March 6th:  You will tour a methadone maintenance program in Hunts Point.

March 7th: We will visit the Bronx District Public Health Office on Arthur Avenue, where we will get a historical overview of the Bronx both from an epidemiological and an urban planning standpoint. The morning session will be followed by lunch on Arthur Avenue, the ‘little Italy’ of the Bronx.

March 8th: Dr. Bruce Soloway will discuss with you Patient Centered Medical Homes.

March 9th: We will visit African Services Committee.

PLEASE COMPLETE PRE-VISIT QUESTIONNAIRE FOR MONTE HOME HEALTHCARE VISIT AND EMAIL TO aschonbe@montefiore.org BY MARCH 14TH!

March 12th: We will visit CenterLight Healthcare, formerly known as the Comprehensive Care Management Program (CCM).

March 13th: We will meet with Social Service and Mental Health Providers at CHCC. Afterwards, we will walk to Bronx Defenders to learn more about the services they provide to those involved in the criminal justice system.

March 14th: We will tour Argus Community/ACCESSII Care Coordination offices. We will also meet the multidisciplinary HIV CICERO Team at CHCC.

March 15th: Dr. Shwetha Iyer will discuss Obesity.

March 16th: We will visit Riker’s Island where our own PC/SM grad, Ross MacDonald, will lead a tour of the facilities.

March 19th: We will visit the Osbourne Association and learn about the services they provide to the formerly incarcerated.

March 20th: We will visit the Family Justice Center and learn more about the services they provide to victims of domestic violence.

March 21st: You will be meeting with the Montefiore Home Care staff, and going out with them as they make home visits. Dr. Safyer will also discuss the Vision of Montefiore.

March 22nd: You will be led on a tour of the Bronx by Micheal Lambert, Deputy Director of the Mosholu Preservation Corporation. 
 
March 23rd: We will visit Calvary Hospital, the only terminal care hospital in the US.

March 27th: We will visit Palladia, a therapeutic community (TC) program for the treatment of drug addicted individuals. In the afternoon, you will have a variety of discussions up at Montefiore (RPSM and Centennial)

March 28th: Dr. Alda Osinaga will lead us on a tour of the mobile market, an open-air free fruit and vegetable distribution sponsored by City Harvest. Afterwards , Dr. Bill Jordan will discuss Food Justice.

March 29th: We will visit WHEDCO, the Women’s Housing and Economic Development Corporation.