Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved volume 20, issue 4, P969-981 2009 DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0231 View full text
Kira L. Ryskina, Yasmin S. Meah, David C. Thomas

Abstract: Student-run clinics are emerging safety-net practices for the uninsured; despite the over 110 clinics that currently operate across the United States, however, no data exist on the quality of care being delivered at such sites. The East Harlem Health Outreach Partnership (EHHOP) of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York is a medical student-run, attending-supervised free clinic that offers primary care to the uninsured of surrounding East Harlem. The aim of this study was to evaluate diabetes care qual…

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