The Green Family Foundation Neighborhood Health Education Learning Program (NeighborhoodHELP) is the cornerstone of our community-engaged mission. Students take patient and household histories, and develop care plans to improve the health and quality of life of household members; our mobile health centers provide free primary care and behavioral health services; and an Outreach Team brokers services for the households through a network of community organizations.
FIU Health is home to the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine faculty group practice. Since opening in 2011, FIU Health has been providing quality, specialized patient care by some of South Florida’s best physicians, anchored by the groundbreaking research and medical education at the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine. FIU Health is managed by the FIU HealthCare Network.
Early detection is the best defense against breast cancer, and 3D mammography is state-of-the art technology in cancer screening. Thanks to generous donations from Braman Family Charitable Foundation and The Batchelor Foundation, the LFMMC travels to Miami-Dade County’s underserved communities to offer free breast health screenings, health education, and navigation services for women without access to care it’s mission to Drive Out Breast Cancer from our Community.