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April 20, 2015
Gemma Augustus receives The President's Award for Excellence for April 2015 at Parker

From her unflappable good humor, caring manner and uncanny ability to make everyone around her feel better, Gemma Augustus is recognized for her excellence in her ability to lead. ... read more

April 20, 2015
Parker's Chinese Adult Day Health Care celebrates its 13th Anniversary

13 Year Anniversary Celebration for a unique culture and program! At Parker, the area’s largest Chinese Adult Day Health Care Program celebrated its 13th Anniversary on Monday, April 20, 2015. ... read more

March 27, 2015
Carol McDougall receives The President's Award for Excellence for March 2015 at Parker

There's rarely a request Carol McDougall, a CNA and Concierge at Parker can't meet. That's why she's known as "The Answer Lady." ... read more

March 24, 2015
Parker hosts Tai Chi Workshop

On Tuesday, March 24, Parker hosted the members of SUN-Q, the Queens chapter of the Senior Umbrella Network of senior services professionals, for a health and wellness workshop featuring master tai chi practitioners. ... read more

February 1, 2015
Introducing a New Option for Your Care: Parker At Your Door

Delivering Health and Wellness to Your Door
Parker At Your Door is a free physician home visit program delivering primary care to older adults within the comfort of their home. Those eligible for the program are Medicaid enrolled adults in Queens County, who are 65 years of age or older. ... read more

December 1, 2014
Parker Teams with AmazonSmile

Amazon Program Pledges Portion of Purchases to Parker Jewish Institute
Shop with Amazon, and contribute to Parker Jewish Institute at the same time. ... read more

December 8, 2014
Parker Holds 2014 Gala

The 2014 Parker Gala brought together hundreds of the region's leaders in healthcare and philanthropy. ... read more

October 28, 2014
Parker Following CDC Guidelines Regarding Ebola Virus

Parker Jewish Institute is following all prescribed protocols issued by the CDC and New York State Department of Health regarding the Ebola virus. ... read more

October 1, 2014
Cityline Florist Offers Complimentary Shipping to Parker

Parker has teamed with City Line Florist to offer complimentary delivery of all flower orders to Parker for families of patients and residents. ... read more

September 18, 2014
Parker's Chief of Medicine Honored as 2014 "King of Queens"

Parker's Chief of Medicine, Dr. Conn Foley, was among those honored by the Queens Courier as a 2014 King of Queens - individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the communities of Queens. ... read more

July 1, 2014
Parker's Director of Community Dementia Care Named NYSADSA President

Martha Wolf, Director of Community Dementia Care for Parker Jewish Institute has been named President of the New York State Adult Day Services Association ... read more

July 1, 2014
Parker featured in LeadingAge Magazine: Health Information Exchange is a Key to Better Transitions, Better Outcomes

Parker's success in reducing unnecessary readmissions through an electronic health information exchange was highlighted in the July/August 2014 edition of LeadingAge Magazine. ... read more

June 9, 2014
Parker's President and CEO Michael N. Rosenblut Honored at Primary Care Development Corporation Spring Gala

Michael N. Rosenblut, Parker's President and CEO, was recognized for his "dedication to expanding primary care and transforming health care." ... read more

March 1, 2014
Celebrating Social Work Month

Parker Jewish Institute is proud to recognize the social work profession during National Social Work Month, and to celebrate its own highly trained and unfailingly compassionate team. ... read more

February 27, 2014
Assistant Administrator Named "Rising Star"

Assistant Administrator Stacey Altman was named one of the region's "Rising Stars," a borough-wide program that honors and connects young professionals. ... read more

January 15, 2014
Parker League Marks Tu B'Shevat

Members of the Parker League, along with student volunteers, marked Tu B'Shevat by preparing and delivering baskets of fresh and dried fruit to Parker's residents and patients. ... read more

January 3, 2014
Bigger Than the Storm

Residents and patients remained safe and comfortable throughout the blizzard of January 2nd and 3rd. ... read more

October 16, 2013
Parker League Holds Fall Luncheon

Volunteers of the Parker League, the renowned volunteer auxiliary of Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation, celebrated another year of successful programs and fundraising at their autumn luncheon. ... read more

October 14, 2013
Parker Sponsors Columbus Day Tournament

Parker was a proud sponsor of the Merillon Athletic Association Little League annual Columbus Day Tournament. ... read more

September 19, 2013
Moon Festival Celebrated at Chinese Adult Day Health Care Program

The participants of Parker's Chinese Adult Day Health Care Center enjoyed entertainment, dancing, and singing of moon poems, and ate traditional moon cakes, during its two-day celebration in 2013. ... read more

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