Whitney M. Young, Jr. Health Center


Please note:

To allow our employees to spend more time with their families this holiday season, we will be closing at 3:00pm on Wednesday, December 24, 2014.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause!


Whitney Young Health

receives award for quality performance!

Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell announced $36.3 million in Affordable Care Act funding to health centers across the country in recognition of quality improvement achievements and to invest in ongoing quality improvement activities.  For the complete story, view HHS's press release.


The NYS Marketplace: Open Enrollment! 

Uninsured?  Whitney Young Health's Outreach and Enrollment Specialists can help you find the plan that is right for you.





Whitney M. Young, Jr. Health Center's mission is to provide access to
consistent quality healthcare without regard to income.


Whitney Young Health will be a community leader,
committed to delivering dependable, compassionate, high quality
health care that enhances the well-being of our diverse and
changing communities.

By partnering with our patients, drawing on our expertise and
collaborating with other community resources, we will promote
and support our patients' efforts to achieve optimal health goals.


WYH is proud to be recognized by the National Committee for
Quality Assurance as a ‘Patient-Centered Medical Home’. This 
recognition is
based on our ongoing efforts to provide patient 
friendly and
patient-centered care, and to continually evaluate 
and improve
the care we deliver.


PCMH 2011








This health center is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Pulbic Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n).








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