Health

Bronx Health Care Facilities

Explore the locations of the borough’s hospitals, adult care facilities and public health clinics.
The Department of Health Sciences comprises a multidisciplinary team of highly qualified faculty across seven programs: Dietetics, Food and Nutrition; Exercise Sciences; Health Education and Promotion; Health Services Administration; Public Health; and Recreation Education and Therapeutics. Learn more about our undergraduate and graduate degree programs.
Health Sciences
Bronx Birth Study
Did you live in the South Bronx during your pregnancy? Did you give birth in the past 2 years? Were you 18 years old at the time of the birth? If you answered, “yes” to all the questions, we would appreciate your assistance in a study to understand the effects of the environment on birth. Please contact Yohansa Fernandez at 347-577-4008 to learn more.
Estimated Diabetes, Asthma and Obesity Rates Chart
Explore historical asthma, obesity and diabetes rates by United Hospital Fund area. This chart is based on the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s 2010 Community Health Survey. Asthma and diabetes data are derived in response to a question, "Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse or other health professional that you had asthma (or diabetes)." Obesity data are based on self-reported height and weight. Please note these rates are based on historical data.
Lehman College Nursing Program
Lehman’s Department of Nursing offers undergraduate and graduate nursing programs to a culturally diverse student body. Our undergraduate nursing program has both a generic program and a registered nurse completion track. Our graduate program offers five tracks: parent child nursing, adult health nursing, nursing care of older adults a pediatric nurse practitioner program and a family nurse practitioner program. We also offer Post-Master’s certificates in the pediatric nurse practitioner and family nurse practitioner programs, and in nursing education and nursing administration.
Medical Procedures by Zip Code Map
Review historical data on medical procedures performed in 2010, sorted by the zip code of where the patient resided.