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CAIPA Task Force COVID-19 Donation Drive

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CAIPA Condemns Rise in Anti-Asian Hate Crime in NYC

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Supplies Donation to Flushing Hospital and NYP-Queen

Chinese physicians offer support to the pressing medical supply shortage by donating supplies to staff in Flushing Hospital Medical Center and New York Presbyterian Queens Hospital. Originally Post by SinoVisionNet

World Journal – RISE IN ANTI-ASIAN HATE CRIME IN NEW YORK CITY

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On OTH – Rise in Anti-Asian Hate Crime in New York City

Asian-American Physicians Group Condemns Rise in Anti-Asian Hate Crime in New York City NEW YORK, March 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Coalition of Asian-American Independent Practice Association (CAIPA), which represents more than 1,000 physician and applied healthcare professionals in the five boroughs, […]

On Cision – Rise in Anti-Asian Hate Crime in New York City

Asian-American Physicians Group Condemns Rise in Anti-Asian Hate Crime in New York City Demands President Trump End Racist Invective Endangering New Yorkers NEW YORK, March 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Coalition of Asian-American Independent Practice Association (CAIPA), which represents more […]

On HRHDW.com – Anti-Asian Hate Crime in New York City

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Supplies Donation to Maimonides Medical Center

On 3/23/2020 CAIPA Foundation delivered medical supplies, including masks and gowns to Maimonides Medical Center (MMC), Brooklyn. Thank you for the generous donations from CAIPA providers. And Kudos to CAIPA Honorary Senior Vice President Dr. Sun-Foo, Board of Director Dr. […]

Supplies Donation to NYU Langone -Brooklyn

On 3/22/ 2020 CAIPA Foundation delivered medical supplies, including mask, gloves and gowns, to NYU Langone -Brooklyn. Thank you to all the frontline heroes for saving lives in the communities.

Supplies Donation to Northwell Health

On 3/20/2020 CAIPA Foundation delivered medical supplies, including personal protective equipment (PPE) to Sandra Atlas Bass Heart Hospital, Northwell Health to support the frontline colleagues. Thank you for the generous donations from CAIPA providers. And Kudos to CAIPA President & […]

Supplies Donation to NY Presbyterian – Queens Hospital

On 3/20/2020 CAIPA Foundation delivered medical supplies, including personal protective equipment (PPE) to NY Presbyterian- Queens Hospital to support the frontline colleagues. Thank you for the generous donations from CAIPA providers. And Kudos to CAIPA President & CEO Dr. George. […]

Empower America’s neighborhood doctors: the first line of defense against COVID

Contributed by CAIPA President & CEO Dr. George C.K. Liu and Secretary Dr. Bing Lu   As the COVID-19 virus threatens to overwhelm the nations’ hospitals, there is one large segment of the American health care system that tragically has […]

NTDTV Interviewed CAIPA on COVID-19

On March 14, 2020, NTDTV (New Tang Dynasty TV) invited CAIPA on “How to Protect our Community with the Outbreak of COVID-19” on its live program Health1Plus1. CAIPA President & CEO Dr. George Liu, Honorary Senior Vice President Dr. Sun-Hoo […]

World Journal Digital Network Interviewed CAIPA on COVID-19

On March 3, 2020,  World Journal (WJ) Digital Network invited CAIPA on “How to Protect our Community with the Outbreak of COVID-19”. CAIPA President & CEO Dr. George Liu, Honorary Senior Vice President Dr. Sun-Hoo Foo, Secretary Dr. Bing Lu, […]

Doctors Recognition Day by Medical Society of the County of Kings

On 3/10/20 CAIPA Board of Directors Dr. Bing Lu and Dr. Jonathan Chang, and CAMS President Dr. Yick Moon Lee received the Award of Excellence at The Doctors Recognition Day, organized by the Medical Society of the County of Kings. […]

CAIPA, Healthfirst and CADA donations to Tzu Chi Foundation to Fight COVID-19

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Press Conference from Assembly member Ron Kim 3/4/2020

Lawmaker and Advocates Say $40 Million Allocation Toward Fighting Coronavirus(COVID-19) Should Be Put Towards the Most Affected Neighborhoods for Medical Expenses and Economy Recovery On March 4, 2020, CAIPA President & CEO, Dr. George Liu, attended the press conference in […]

Allocation Toward Fighting COVID-19 Put Towards the Most Affected Neighborhoods

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Received Corporate Responsibility Award by CPC

CAIPA received Corporate Responsibility Award by CPC CAIPA was honored to receive the Corporate Responsibility Award from Chinese-American Planning Council (CPC) on its Annual Lunar New Year Celebration. On behalf of CAIPA, CEO & President Dr. George Liu received the […]

CAIPA attended Homecrest’s Lunar New Year Celebration

On 2/12/2020 CAIPA attended Homecrest’s Lunar New Year Celebration In celebration of the Lunar New Year, CAIPA attended the annual celebration of Homecrest Community Services, Inc. The event was well attended by over 500 seniors and community leaders. Some of the […]

NY State Assemblyman Ron Kim’s Asian Health Advisory Council

On 2/7/2020 Assemblymember Ron Kim and Assemblymember Andrew D. Hevesi announced their intent to form an Asian-American Health Advisory Council. They were joined by prominent physicians, medical association representatives, including CAIPA CEO & President Dr. George Liu, COO Peggy Sheng […]

Press Conference on CoronaVirus with Ron Kim 2/7/2020

On 2/7/2020 NYS Assemblyman Ron Kim organized the press conference on CoronaVirus Update in Flushing, Queens along with CAIPA, ACAP, CAMS, Charles B. Wang Health Center and Doctors for Equal Opportunity. Joining the press conference is NY City Department of […]

Lunar New Year at Maimonides Medical Center

CAIPA President & CEO Dr. George Liu attended the Lunar New Year Celebration at Maimonides Medical Center on 2/5/2020. Maimonides Medical Center is the best-rated heart & vascular, stroke & neuroscience, and childbirth center in New York State and ranks […]

Lunar New Year at NYP Lower Manhattan Hospital

CAIPA President & CEO Dr. George Liu attended the Lunar New Year Celebration at NYP Lower Manhattan Hospital on 2/5/2020

NYC DOH Deputy Commissioner Dr. Daskalakis on 1/31/2020

To continue our efforts in increasing the awareness in our community due to the recent outbreak of 2019-nCoV, CAIPA participated the third press conference event in Flushing, Queens with CAMS, Congresswoman Grace Meng, City Council Member Peter Koo and NYC […]

CAMS and NYC DOH Commissioner Dr. Barbot on 1/28/20

To help raise the awareness in our community due to the recent outbreak of 2019-nCoV, CAIPA participated in the press conference with CAMS (Chinese-American Medical Society) and NYC Dept of Health Commissioner Dr. Barbot on 1/28/20 in CBW Community Health […]

CAIPA 2019-nCoV Press Conference on 1/23/2020

To help raise the awareness in our community due to the recent outbreak of 2019-nCoV, CAIPA took the lead in organizing its first press conference on Jan 23, 2020 in CAIPA office located in Flushing, Queen. Joining CAIPA is CBW […]

United Chinese Association of Brooklyn’s 17th Gala

CAIPA participated in the United Chinese Association of Brooklyn’s 17th Anniversary Gala on October 24, 2019. Dr. Lisa Eng is on their Board. This Association provides wonderful services in Brooklyn for many years. CAIPA is one of the main supporters […]

Taiwanese Culture Heritage Day Celebration

New York City Council invited CAIPA along with more than 200 Chinese community leaders and friends to celebrate Taiwanese Heritage Day at the City Council Chamber on October 24, 2019. Chinese culture is getting more popular officially. Ambassador Lily L.W. […]

North American Chinatown Smoke-Free Day

The 4th Annual North American Chinatown Smoke-Free Day was held on September 23rd in the auditorium of Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association in Chinatown. Numbers of community institutes, public health groups and medical insurance companies participated the event. Doctors said that […]

Homecrest Senior Health Fair in Brooklyn

Homecrest annual senior health fair in Brooklyn which attracts hundreds of seniors in the neighborhood. Thanks to the participated hospitals, health plans, and elected officials came and support the event.

AgeWell New York: Live Well Health Seminar

   

2019 Chinatown Moon Festival

Fukien Benevolent Association and Chinatown BID hosted Chinatown Moon Festival on September 7th. Fukien Benevolent Association gave away 3000 moon cakes to the needed families and neighbors to cherish the Moon Festival. It was a successful event with the supports […]

New ‘Public Charge’ Rule Making It Easier to Reject Immigrants

25th Anniversary of UnitedHealthcare Asian Initiatives

A long-time health plan partner of  CAIPA, UnitedHealthcare is celebrating 25th Anniversary of its Asian Initiatives.

CAIPA on CaringKind Chinese Advisory Board

       

CAIPA Launches Redesigned Website

CAIPA is proud to announce the launch of a newly designed multi-language website, which can still be found at CAIPA.net. The newly designed website offers an enhanced user experience aimed at engaging member providers, individuals, health plans, hospitals, and community […]

MOCA’s 8th Annual Celebration of Community Heroes

The Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) held the 8th Annual Celebration of Community Heroes in Chinatown, Manhattan on June 12th. This year MOCA honors four driving forces in the Asian-American community that has greatly influenced us and have acted […]

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Celebration

The “Asian Pacific American Heritage Month”, hosted by the New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli office, was celebrated at Essex Market on May 30th, 2019. The theme of the event revolved around the New York State Asian Pacific American […]

Switzerland’s Time Bank

The number of “empty-nesters” is increasing and becoming a serious issue throughout the world. Switzerland’s idea of the “time bank” for the seniors may be a good inspiration. What is a time bank? Time-based units accumulate in the time bank and can […]

CAIPA Foundation Celebrated for the Asian Heritage Month

To celebrate of the Asian Heritage Month, CAIPA Foundation held the Asian Heritage Night at the Edison Hotel in Midtown Manhattan on the evening of the 22nd. Hundreds of physicians and guests from the Asian-American community in New York attended […]

Healthy Heart – Stroke Prevention

There are 800,000 people who have heart strokes every year in the United States. On average, someone has a stroke every 40 seconds and Asians have a higher rate out of all others. In order to give the elders a […]

Chinatown Health Clinic Foundation 48th Gala

Chinatown Health Clinic Foundation, a non-profit organization, held their 48th gala in Manhattan on May 9th. Hundreds of medical staffs and community members attended; Peggy Sheng and Yvonne Ghaw were awarded for their contributions to the Asian community. Chinatown Health […]

State Report Names Top Hospitals for Heart Care

New York state has released its latest data on cardiac care, recognizing the top programs with the best—and worst—outcomes in the state. The data cover the two most common procedures for people with coronary artery disease—angioplasty and coronary artery bypass […]

Medicare Fraud and Abuse

You may be exposed to Medicare fraud at any time, before you enroll in a plan, when you access care at a doctor’s office or a facility or at other times. Learn about common behaviors and actions below that may […]

Press with CACCC in Flushing

“Due to language and cultural differences, many Chinese families fell into misunderstanding in the face of the death of their loved ones”. Chen Minghui, who has been engaged in life care for 15 years, said at a press conference on […]

2019 Spring Family Health & Wellness Day

CAIPA is proudly to support Charles B. Wang Medical Center on their 2019 Spring Family Health & Wellness Day. Co-hosted by Garden of Hope and the Charles B. Wang Community Health Center, this event is for you to meet community […]

CAIPA at CADA 25th Anniversary

CONGRATULATION! CAIPA was gratefully to celebrate the Chinese-American Dental Association (CADA)’s 25th anniversary. CADA has come a long way from a small study club to over 140 members. This is a result of their dedicated past Presidents, past and present […]

2019 Asian Heritage Night

May 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm Working Together to Strengthen NY’s Asian-American Community We are calling for sponsors to join this special celebration of Asian Heritage Month. CAIPA Asian Heritage Night is a golden opportunity to demonstrate your support of […]

FDA Approves First Treatment for Post-Partum Depression

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Zulresso (brexanolone) injection for intravenous (IV) use for the treatment of postpartum depression (PPD) in adult women. This is the first drug approved by the FDA specifically for PPD. “Postpartum depression is […]

Reaping the Benefit for a Healthy Lifestyle

For people aged 65 and above, you may be entitled to additional benefits through your health insurance plan. Nowadays it is common for health plans to offer Home Visit Assessment service. This is an added bonus, free of charge for […]

The FDA Issues New Warning about Avocados

The FDA would like to remind you to please wash your avocados before cutting them. Well actually, the FDA wants you to wash all fruit—but a two-year sampling surveillance program may have found that the green goodness of avocados might come with […]

Emerald Star Karaoke Contest

The finals of the “Emerald Star Karaoke Contest” were held recently in Chinatown, Let’s review the exciting moments of the event. In the evening of the finals, the contestants were divided into two groups, the Baiyu Group and the Jadeite […]

12th Annual Lunar Year Celebration

Maimonides Medical Center held its 12th annual Lunar New Year Celebration with the help of hospital leaders and performers from local schools. The event, held at the Schreiber Auditorium in the Eisenstadt Administration Building on Wednesday, February 28, featured the Lion […]

Maimonides Partnership

On their path to becoming Brooklyn’s largest health care provider, Maimoindes Medical Center, 4802 10th Avenue in Borough Park, has learned the importance of changing with its ever-fluctuating immigrant base of its catchment area. And it is this ability to change […]