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PPHP Unveils New Mobile Education and Testing Vehicle, New York Non-Profit Press, July 23, 2013

Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic showed off its newest vehicle last week. The mobile Testing and Education Van will soon be promoting a message of good reproductive and sexual health by encouraging people to get tested for HIV and sexually transmitted diseases, pick up birth control, and make appointments for additional services at a health center.
Jan. 30, 2014 • New York

PPHP Supporters Rally at Capitol for Family Planning Funding on 1st Day of Legislative Session

(Hawthorne, NY) – Fifty leaders, staff, and volunteers from Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic (PPHP) rallied at the state Capitol today to urge support for family planning funding in the state’s 2011-12 budget.
Jan. 30, 2014 • New York

PPHP Praises Obama Administration’s Proposal to Rescind Bush HHS Midnight Rule

(Hawthorne, NY) - Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic (PPHP) applauds the Obama administration for proposing a rule to rescind a Bush midnight regulation that undermines the country’s ailing health care system as well as patients’ access to health care information and services.
Jan. 30, 2014 • New York

PPHP Joins Nationwide Effort To Promote Patient Safety Awareness

(Hawthorne NY) – In a concerted, nationwide effort to encourage and strengthen collaboration between patients, families, and their health care providers – and improve patient safety through collective action – Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic is joining other leading health care organizations in celebration of Patient Safety Awareness Week, March 7-13, sponsored by the National Patient Safety Foundation.
Jan. 30, 2014 • New York

PPHP Calls on President Obama and Congress to Pass Health Care Reform with No Restrictions on Abortion

(Hawthorne, NY) - President Obama’s proposed path forward on health care reform will include the Nelson abortion provision that will result in women losing coverage they have today.
Jan. 30, 2014 • New York

PPHP Calls for Advancement of RHA

“It is time for the New York State Senate to get back to work passing meaningful legislation, including the Reproductive Health Act,” said Reina Schiffrin, President/CEO, Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic.
Jan. 30, 2014 • New York

PPHP Awarded Grant to Expand Bilingual Reproductive Health Education

(Hawthorne, NY) – Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic (PPHP) has been awarded a grant in the amount of $8,200 from the Long Island Fund for Women & Girls (LIFWG) to expand their bilingual reproductive health care education classes to underserved Latina Women on Long Island’s East End.
Jan. 30, 2014 • New York

PPHP Appointment of Regional Medical Director, Bronwyn Fitz, MD

(Hawthorne, NY) – Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic (PPHP) is pleased to announce the appointment of Bronwyn Fitz, M.D. to the position of Regional Medical Director.
Jan. 30, 2014 • New York