Our model is community-based psychiatry. The healthcare needs of people of all ages with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including autistic spectrum disorders, are provided with an integrated and comprehensive approach. Premier sees a fascinating patient population with little substance abuse and fairly high compliance with appointments and medication.
Premier Healthcare (Premier), a member of the YAI Network, is recognized by the US Surgeon General as a national model for the provision of health care, and by the National Council on Disabilities for raising the national standards of health care services for children and adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Premier has also earned national certification as a Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home by the National Committee on Quality Assurance (NCQA).
Premier is unique in its quality of medical, dental, mental health, rehabilitation, and specialty care provided to people with disabilities and their families. With medical professionals and physicians affiliated with major hospitals in the New York metropolitan area, Premier has practices conveniently located in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens.
Premier Healthcare fosters a culture of interdisciplinary collaboration, ongoing opportunities for professional development, and a positive work environment with supportive supervision. Premier is technology and outcome-driven.
New York is the most populous city in the United States. A global power city, New York exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment. The home of the United Nations Headquarters, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural capital of the world.
When people think of New York City, Manhattan is often the first place they picture. It’s no wonder: the borough is home to big-name attractions, such as Central Park, the Empire State Building, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, the High Line and One World Observatory; world-class museums, restaurants and concert halls; and the bright lights of Times Square and Broadway. But there's more to the borough than the obvious sights. Manhattan contains charming neighborhoods and hidden green spaces, trendy boutiques, and classic bars.