How to Make Dental Hygiene Fun for Kids: Practical Tips

By Lynellen Nielsen | April 12, 2024

Ensuring proper dental hygiene for children is not just a health necessity but also an opportunity to instil lifelong habits. However, convincing kids to maintain good oral hygiene can be challenging. The key is to make dental care enjoyable rather than a chore. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll explore practical tips on how to make…

How to make the right choice: Selecting Your Primary Care Physician

By Lynellen Nielsen | April 12, 2024

Selecting a primary care physician is a crucial decision that significantly impacts your overall health and well-being. This blog will provide you with essential insights and considerations to help you make an informed choice when choosing a healthcare partner. From understanding the role of primary care to identifying key aspects and practical tips for selection,…

Alegria Health and Wellness to Host Senator Luis R. Sepulveda

By Lynellen Nielsen | February 28, 2022

On Friday, February 18, 2022, Alegria Health and Wellness hosted State Senator Luis R. Sepulveda at its medical facility in the South Bronx, where the Senator received a personal tour to learn about the services being provided to the community. The tour was led by Alegria’s Executive Director, Ellen Scharaga. “As we look to continue…

Alegria provides Covid-19 vaccinations at the Bronx Charter School for the Arts.

By Lynellen Nielsen | January 31, 2022

As part of the ongoing effort to increase the Bronx’s covid-19 vaccination rate among children ages 5-11, Alegria Health and Wellness provided on-site vaccinations for the students of the Bronx Charter School for the Arts on Friday, January 28th. “Alegria is committed to protecting the health of our youngest community members, and covid-19 vaccinations are…

Alegria Health & Wellness Teams Up With ZiphyCare To Bring Home Medical Care To Most Vulnerable In The South Bronx

By Lynellen Nielsen | January 13, 2022

Alegria Health & Wellness, a state of the art medical facility in the South Bronx, has partnered with ZiphyCare, a leading technology company aiming to increase accessible primary care and socially responsive health services to the chronically ill, have partnered to increase access to health services for residents in the community. “For seniors who have…

Alegria Health & Wellness to Provide Covid-19 Vaccines and Boosters to Public Prep

By Lynellen Nielsen | January 3, 2022

This partnership will help ensure students are safe and healthy as they attend school this year Students, staff and parents will be visiting Alegria’s Medical Center to receive the vaccine or booster Alegria Health & Wellness, a state of the art medical facility and Public Prep, the nation’s only non-profit network that provides tuition free…

Alegria Health & Wellness Approved for New York Vaccine For Children Program

By Lynellen Nielsen | December 10, 2021

Alegria Health & Wellness, a state of the art, full service, medical facility located in the South Bronx, has been approved by the New York State Department of Health to be in the Vaccine For Children (VFC) Program. VFC is a federally funded program that provides vaccines at no cost to eligible children. As a…

Happy Birthday Keishla!

By Lynellen Nielsen | December 2, 2021

Please join us in wishing a very Happy Birthday to Keishla, Alegria’s Medical Assistant! Have a great day!

Alegria Health & Wellness Launches Primary, Women’s and Pediatric Care Services in the South Bronx

By Lynellen Nielsen | December 1, 2021

Alegria Health & Wellness Launches Primary Care, Women’s Health and Pediatric Services.

Alegria Hosts Free Prostate Cancer Screenings in the South Bronx

By Lynellen Nielsen | November 22, 2021

To celebrate Men’s Health Month, Movember, Alegria Health & Wellness hosted free prostate cancer screenings in its medical facility in the South Bronx. By partnering with Vantage Medical Group and Gramercy Surgery Center, men over 40 years of age in the South Bronx had the opportunity to receive a checkup and make sure they are…