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New York State Committee for the Aging New York—State Government: State Budget Improves Health Care for Seniors—Expanded EPIC Program gives 80,000 more senior access to low-cost prescriptions.
Important ResourcesAmerican Geriatrics Society(AGS)
770 Lexington Ave., Suite 300
New York, NY 10021
Phone: 212 308-1414
Fax: 212 832-8646
The AGS is one of the largest professional organization of health care providers. Includes membership, educational and publication information.
- Foundation for Healthy Aging(FHA)
A national non-profit organization established in 1999 by the American Geriatrics Society, the Foundation aims to build a bridge between the research and practice of Geriatrics and the Public, and to advocate on behalf of older adults and their special health care needs.
- FHA Physician Referral Service
If you would like a list of physicians in your area who are sensitive to the special health care needs of older adults, you may call the FHA at 800 563-4916.
All physicians participating in the referral service are members of the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) and are board-certified in either Family Practice (FP) or Internal Medicine (IM).
OWH—Office of Women's Health
Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue, SW Room 730B
Washington, DC 20201
Phone: 202 690-7650
Fax: 202 690-7172