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Gurwin Jewish Nursing And Rehabilitation Center Hosts Nuptials

On the 28-bed respiratory care unit at the Gurwin Jewish Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Commack, one might not expect to see twinkle lights, champagne bubbles and a chuppa, but that’s just what the staff...

Liver Transplantation Comes To Long Island

On May 31, 2019, the New York State Department of Health approved North Shore University Hospital’s Program in Liver Transplantation. This program, which is now open, is the first and only liver transplant center on...

NYU Winthrop Hospital Designated By NY State Troopers As Preferred Medical Provider

NYU Winthrop Hospital has been recognized by the New York State Troopers PBA (Police Benevolent Association) as a “Preferred Medical Provider.” This recognition culminates a one-year partnership during which time NYU Winthrop developed communication protocol...

Northwell Health Cardiac Surgery Programs Among New York’s Best

A newly released state Department of Health (DOH) report showed Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan and Long Island Jewish (LIJ) Medical Center in New Hyde Park as having among the state’s best outcomes for certain...

Donors, Recipients Discuss Organ Transplant At Gift Of Life Celebration

Two families whose lives had been touched by kidney disease and compassion recently revealed their most personal thoughts about organ donation and transplantation during Northwell Health’s annual Gift of Life celebration. Before introducing each speaker, Lewis...

A Blueprint For Wellness

Dietitians at St. Francis Hospital put their whole heart into cancer care St. Francis Hospital is known for its reputation as The Heart Center, quite literally and figuratively. With a staff at the top of their...
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