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The June 13, 2017 groundbreaking ceremony participants, (L–R): Bruce Fuhrmann and Gary Zanazzi from Swezey Fuel Co. Inc,; Thomas Cullen, BMHMC Board Member and Development & Capital Campaign Committee Chair; John Sullivan, BMHMC Board Member; Madeline Grucci, Felix Grucci; BMHMC...

The Breast Health Center at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center: Building on a Rich History of Comprehensive, Community-based Care

Nearly 25 years ago, Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center established the Breast Health Center (BHC) in response to concerns about the increasing incidence of breast cancer among area residents. The BHC has since evolved into a Long Island destination for nationally accredited, university-level screening, diagnostic and therapeutic services in a community setting.


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Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center won the CHS Pinnacle Acute Care Award
St. Catherine of Siena Nursing and Rehabilitative Care Center won the CHS Pinnacle Continuing Care Award.

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center earned the Catholic Health Services (CHS) Pinnacle Award...


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Julio A. Panza, MD, Chief of Cardiology at Westchester Medical Center Health Network’s Heart and Vascular Institute, and Srihari S. Naidu, MD, Director of the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy program (holding scissors), were joined by colleagues and community members to celebrate the official...

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Peter Scaminaci, St. Joseph Hospital’s Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer

On Feb. 6, 2017, Peter Scaminaci was appointed St. Joseph Hospital’s Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer. Most recently, Scaminaci was senior vice president and...


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Mercy Medical Center Council of Leagues Treasurer Doreen Baldwin (second from left) presents check to Mercy’s Chief Nursing Officer and Vice President of Patient Care Services Beth Vlahavas, RN (second from right) while Council President Barbara Cheslock (center), Vice President Kathleen Fee...

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On Feb. 10, South Nassau Communities Hospital dedicated the hospital’s medical library in honor of Harbhajan Singh, MD. Dr. Singh was joined by his family, (L–R: son Charnjit Singh, MD, wife Naginder, and son Sarbjit), friends, fellow physicians, hospital staff and board members, all of whom...

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St. Catherine’s Maternity Services team educates future generations.

St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center’s Healthcare Exploration and Internship Program (HCEIP) is educating future generations from Smithtown High School West, Smithtown High School East, Commack High School and...


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Darren I. Rohan, MD, FACS

Northwell Health has announced the appointment of Darren I. Rohan, MD, FACS, as the first Westchester Regional Director of the health system’s thoracic surgery program. Advanced thoracic surgery services will be offered at both Northern Westchester Hospital in...


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There was no actual golf played — rain kept participants indoors at The Village Club of Sands Point. But more than 80 attendees of the second Swing into Service Invitational, sponsored by the Service Guild of Long Island Jewish Medical Center, helped raise more than $45,000.


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