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Martin Clearwater & Bell LLP is proud to announce the promotion of five attorneys to their team of partners in the medical malpractice area. The firm has developed its reputation as New York’s premier medical malpractice defense law firm by defending the interests of healthcare professionals...


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Stony Brook Southampton Hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval and the American Stroke Association’s Heart-Check mark for Primary Certification.


Stony Brook Southampton Hospital Stroke Team, from left: (First row) Monina Baldo, RN; Lisa Dellipizzi, RN;...

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The President of the United Nations General Assembly, Abdulla Shahid, met with Sandra Lindsay, DHSc, the first American to be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and a first responder in New York City.


Sandra Lindsay, RN, Director of Nursing at Long Island Jewish Medical Center,...

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Lenox Hill Hospital is among America’s 50 Best Hospitals in 2022 according to Healthgrades, the leading resource that connects consumers, physicians and health systems. This recognition places Lenox Hill among the top 1% of all hospitals in the country for its high quality of clinical care and...


NSPC Brain & Spine Surgery Debuts Mobile Service at Islip Town Offices

NSPC Brain & Spine Surgery, Long Island’s largest independent neurosurgery practice group, debuted a mobile office service on Jan. 6 at the offices of the Town of Islip. Nearly a dozen town employees were examined by two NSPC neurosurgeons during a day-long visit to Islip.


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Is it a bird or a plane? Recently, Commissioner of Police Patrick Ryder and 14 members of Nassau County Police Department’s Emergency Service Unit (ESU) visited Cohen Children’s Medical Center to bring the holiday spirit to young patients. Members from ESU rappelled off the hospital’s roof and...


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Catholic Health has appointed Christopher J. DiMaio, MD, AGAF, FASGE, Chair of the Department of Gastroenterology at St. Francis Hospital & Heart Center and System Co-Chair of Digestive Disease Services. Dr. DiMaio previously was Professor of Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount...


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Cancer patients on Long Island now will be able to participate in two clinical trials for breast and lung cancer at Mount Sinai South Nassau. The hospital has received approval from The National Cancer Institute’s (NCI) Central Institutional Review Board to serve as a National Clinical Trial...


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Stony Brook University President Maurie McInnis announced that Harold “Hal” Paz, MD, MS, currently Executive Vice President and Chancellor for Health Affairs at The Ohio State University and Chief Executive Officer of The Ohio State Wexner Medical Center, has been named Executive Vice President...


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Stony Brook University Hospital received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Gold Plus Get With The Guidelines – Stroke Award with Target: Stroke Elite Plus Honor Roll and Target: Type 2 Diabetes Honor Roll. Stony Brook Southampton Hospital received the Gold Plus Get...