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Sullivan 180 welcomes two new board members

Mid Hudson News | June 27, 2024

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The 2024 Health Care Power 100

City & State New York | January 16, 2024

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Sun River Health Hosts Ribbon Cutting At New Rochelle Health Center

The East Hampton Star | January 3, 2024

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Sun River Health Hosts Ribbon Cutting At New Rochelle Health Center

Daily Voice | December 8, 2023

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Rep. Pat Ryan Addresses Policy Against Big Pharma

The Oracle | December 6, 2023

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Sun River Health Opens New Health Center In New Rochelle With Ribbon Cutting On December 8

Daily Voice | December 4, 2023

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Sun River Health Opens New Health Center In New Rochelle With Ribbon Cutting On December 8

Nyack News & Views | December 2, 2023

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Mobile health center offers vaccines amid Long Island’s spike in flu cases

CBS New York | November 18, 2023

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Community Health Center Movement Mourns Leading Advocate, Rev. Jeannette J. Phillips, Founding Mother Of Sun River Health

Nyack News & Views | September 28, 2023

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Times Union | September 21, 2023


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Clarion Ledger | September 27, 2023

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Rev. Jeannette Phillips, a devout practitioner of quality healthcare

Amsterdam News | September 28, 2023

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Boston Globe | September 21, 2023

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The Washington Post | September 21, 2023

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East End Summer Events a Boon to LGBTQ+ Nonprofits, but Support Still Needed

Dan’s Papers | September 29, 2023

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Community honors Rev. Jeannette Phillips in Peekskill

News12 Westchester | September 21, 2023


Rev. Jeannette Phillips’ funeral at Paramount Center this Thursday

Peekskill Herald | September 19, 2023


Rev. Jeanette J. Phillips, leader in health care and faith, dies at 90

Westfair Business Journal | September 19, 2023

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The New York Times  | September 18, 2023

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Peekskill Community Health Leader Rev. Jeannette Phillips Dies

The Examiner News  | September 18, 2023

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Community Health Center Movement Mourns Leading Advocate, Rev. Jeannette J. Phillips, Founding Mother of Sun River Health

PR Newswire  | September 18, 2023

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Community Health Center Mourns Loss of The Reverend Jeannette J. Phillips

The Westchester County Press | September 18, 2023

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Rev. Jeannette Phillips of Peekskill, ‘founding mother’ of Sun River Health, has died

Lohud | September 15, 2023

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FDA Approves Latest COVID Shots

Newsday | September 13, 2023


Equity, Ending Racism, and Advancing Justice Top of Mind at Community Health Center Conference

Direct Relief | August 30, 2023


Dan’s Out East End Impact Awards Honor Twin Forks LGBTQ+ Leaders

Dan’s Papers | August 23, 2023

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Sun River Health Celebrates National Health Center Week with Free Peekskill Health Center Event

Daily Voice | August 4, 2023

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Sun River Health Opens New Health Center in White Plains in Collaboration with The Mental Health Association Westchester – Grand Opening Open House Tuesday June 27

Cision PR Newswire | June 26, 2023

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Summer Sun Safety

Nyack News & Views | June 27, 2023

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Suffolk Offers Mpox Vaccines at Pop-up Clinics This Summer

Long Island Press | June 12, 2023

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COVID tests will now cost from $11 to $150. Will we still swab

Newsday | May, 2023

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Stroke survivor reflects on near-death experience

News 12 Bronx | May 26, 2023


Avoiding An Asthma Attack

Nyack News & Views | May 29, 2023

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Excellence in Nursing 2023

Hudson Valley Magazine | May, 2023

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Nonprofits step up to help newly arrived asylum seekers in Westchester

News12 Westchester | May 22, 2023

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Sun River Health Doctor Shares How To Keep Seasonal Allergies Under Control

Daily Voice | April 18, 2023

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Ryan announces over $2M in funding for Sun River Health in Beacon

Mid Hudson News | April 16, 2023

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Earth Fair in Kingston will feature live music, free boat rides, children’s activities and recycling collection

Daily Freeman | April 12, 2023

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Governor Hochul Launches New Statewide Medicaid Pharmacy Benefit Program

New York State | April 1, 2023


Understanding Infectious Impetigo (“School Disease”)

Nyack News & Views | March 30, 2023

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Joy Pak from Sun River Health Recognized by Suffolk County

Long Island Press | March 30, 2023

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Sun River Health Doctor Discusses Knee Pain

Daily Voice New Rochelle | December 6, 2022

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Sun River Health To Open White Plains Location

Newsbreak | November 7, 2022


Why The Flu Shot Is Important

Daily Voice | October 6, 2022

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Experiencing Chest Pain? Sun River Health Doctor Talks Potential Causes And Management

Daily Voice | September 8, 2022

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2022 Chester Smith Awards

Peekskill | September 8, 2022

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Health centers seek primary care funding in Medicaid waiver push

Spectrum News | August 12, 2022

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Suffolk Continues Rollout of Monkeypox Vaccine With New Pop-up Clinics

Long Island Press | August 8, 2022

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Sun River Health Infectious Disease Specialist Shares Tips On Navigating Monkeypox

Daily Voice | July 18, 2022

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NY hotline for those ill with COVID-19, without health care provider

Newsday | July 12, 2022


Sun River Health presents: Juneteenth: Access for All Celebration

NY Metro Parents | June 17, 2022

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How to Celebrate Juneteenth In New York This Weekend

Vogue | June 14, 2022

Where to celebrate Juneteenth 2022 in the Hudson Valley

Times Union | June 14, 2022

Juneteenth 2022: Fun Activities and Events Around NYC

New York Family | June 2, 2022

Peekskill Pediatrician Shares Tips On Navigating The Formula Shortage

Daily Voice Peekskill | June, 2022

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How to Manage Your Allergies and Enjoy Spring

Nyack News & Views | April 13, 2022


Seasonal Allergies: Causes And Treatments According To Sun River Health

Daily Voice Orangetown | April 1, 2022


Post COVID-19 Symptoms

Daily Voice Ulster Sullivan | March 14, 2022


Remarks by Secretary Xavier Becerra at the 2022 National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) Policy & Issues Forum

Newswires | February 14, 2022


Concussion Discussion

Daily Voice Ulster Sullivan | February 2, 2022

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Health Care Transformation Task Force Announces an Updated Transformation Goal

EIN Presswire | January 28, 2022


The 2022 Health Care Power 100

CITY & STATE, NEW YORK | January 24, 2022

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A CEO Explains What’s It Really Like to Work in Public Health

The Story Exchange | January 10, 2022


The Preservation Company Hosts 18th Annual MLK Day Event Virtually

Daily Voice | January 10, 2022

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Pfizer confirms efficacy of COVID-19 antiviral pill in reducing risk of hospitalization or death

News 12 The Bronx | December 14, 2021

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World AIDS Day VOL #5
A Conversation with Felix Ruiz, Renaissance Man

Project Safety Net NY | December 1, 2021

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The Preservation Company Announces Executive Director

Daily Voice | December 1, 2021

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Port Richmond H.S. lands industry partners for transformative education program | In Class column

SI Live | November 9, 2021


Federally qualified health centers critical to county vaccination efforts

Newsday | May 3, 2021

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Cuomo: NY still ‘making progress’ in reducing virus positivity levels

Newsday | April 22, 2021


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River Head News Reciew | April 21, 2021

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Rep. Jones Announces $73 Million In Rescue Plan Funding For Local Community Health Centers to Expand Covid-19 Vaccination and Treatment

River Journal | March 31, 2021

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Coronavirus vaccine site opens at Huntington Senior Center

MSN News | March 22, 2021


Warwick Valley School District holds vaccination clinic for employees

Warwick Advertiser | March 8, 2021

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Why The COVID-19 Vaccine Is Important

Nyack News & Views | March 6, 2021

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Riverhead COVID-19 vaccination site opens

Riverhead Local | March 5, 2021

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Farmworkers Left Out of NY’s Vaccination Plans, Despite Federal Priority

City Limits | February 22, 2021

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Sun River Health delivers hundreds of coronavirus vaccines to New Yorkers in Mott Haven

News 12 The Bronx | Feb 13, 2021

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Essential, Invisible, Ineligible: Food and Farm Workers Wait for Vaccine

The River | Feb 13, 2021

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