Healthy Connections

Healthy Connections sponsored by MVP Health Care operates from:
317 Sheridan Avenue Albany, NY

Staffed by a Program Coordinator, volunteer RN and multiple BSN interns, the program serves individuals with limited or no access to the mainstream healthcare system. Our partnership with Whitney M. Young Jr. Health Center allows us to refer patients in need of same day doctor’s visits if necessary.

Services include: General physical exams, basic first aid, disease screening and testing, illness management and monthly health workshops.

Last year there were:

11 nurse volunteers and interns volunteered in the Health and Wellness Program for a total of 291 hours.

1,833 office visits provided 289 guests with many services including:

  • 1,383 over the counter meds dispersed
  • 155 blood pressure screenings
  • 68 health referrals
  • 149 physicals
  • Links to 52 community health partners

There are so many ways that you can help us help others.