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$2.7M settlement for wage violations reached for 332 NYC Health + Hospitals contracted temporary workers

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May. 16, 2024 By Ethan Marshall A $2.7 million settlement was reached for prevailing wage violations involving 332 temporary office workers at hospitals and medical centers contracted by NYC Health + Hospitals Corporation and the staffing provider, Winston Support Services, LLC. In total, $2,730,526.06 was paid to the workers, which accounts for back wages, civil…
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NYC Health + Hospitals’ behavioral health staff receive $1 million in debt relief

Jun. 30, 2023 By Ethan Marshall As part of NYC Health + Hospitals’ Behavioral Loan Repayment program, 27 providers are being awarded a total of $1 million in student debt relief. Each behavioral health staff member will receive between $30,000 and $50,000 in debt relief. Each of the recipients are getting the student debt relief…
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Queensborough Community College hosts annual Partners for Progress Gala

May. 26, 2023 By Ethan Marshall Queensborough Community College held its annual Partners for Progress Gala on Wednesday, May 24, at Terrace on the Park, during which seeveral alumni shared the secrets to their success after attending the school. The event honored NYC Health + Hospitals President and Chief Executive Officer Dr. Mitchell Katz and…
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Behavioral health staff from NYC Health + Hospitals awarded over $500K in debt relief

Apr. 14, 2023 By Ethan Marshall As part of the Behavioral Health Loan Repayment Program at NYC Health + Hospitals, 16 behavioral health staff members each received donations of between $30,000 and $50,000 in student debt relief Wednesday. In total, $580,000 in debt relief is being given, with another $420,000 in debt relief now available…
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Queens Borough Board hears presentation on local response to aid asylum seekers

Mar. 7, 2023 By Ethan Marshall A representative from NYC Health + Hospitals delivered a presentation on the city’s asylum seeker response to members of the Queens Borough Board Monday, March 6. The main point of discussion was centered on how the Humanitarian Emergency Response and Relief Center (HERRC) in Queens has been helping these…
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