Bellevue Hospital Center

Bellevue Hospital's entrance atrium during Sandy, left, and a year later, right. (credit: Bellevue Hospital Center)

$117 Million Coming In Federal Aid For Sandy-Related Damage To Bellevue Hospital

U.S. Sens. Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) said the New York City public hospital system will receive more than $117 million in federal aid for repairs to Bellevue Hospital Center for Superstorm-Sandy-related damages.

08/14/2014

Vandalized sculptures being restored at Bellevue Hospital Center (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Former Bellevue Hospital Center Psychiatrist Restoring Vandalized Statues

Miescher said she discovered that someone had vandalized the garden, smashing and decapitating the ceramic animals, in January while visiting a friend with cancer.

05/03/2014

Doctors at Bellevue Hospital Center take part in an emergency evacuation drill, Nov. 15, 2013. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Bellevue Hospital Conducts Emergency Evacuation Drill

Bellevue now uses the state health department’s Evacuation of Facilities in Disasters System. The state launched the e-FINDS wrist band system over the summer, in time for the 2013 hurricane season.

11/15/2013

Bellevue Hospital's entrance atrium during Sandy, left, and a year later, right. (credit: Bellevue Hospital Center)

Bellevue Hospital Center Ready To Weather Next Storm

Most of Bellevue’s major damage was in its 180,000-square-foot basement, which filled up with water in less than an hour the night Sandy walloped the Tri-State Area.

10/24/2013

Mohammed Himon (credit: Facebook)

Cab Driver Who Struck Tourist Suspended, Apologizes

Mohammed Himon spoke to reporters Fridays outside Bellevue Hospital, where 23-year-old Sian Green is recovering.

08/23/2013

Bellevue Hospital was evacuated on Oct. 31, 2012 due to damage by megastorm Sandy. (credit: CBS 2)

Bellevue, Coney Island Hospitals Won’t Fully Reopen Until Next Year

It will be 2013 before Bellevue and Coney Island hospitals fully recover from the storm.

11/12/2012

Box Cutter (credit: DCPI)

Police: Man Loses Control At B.B. King’s In Times Square, Slashes Others In Face And Neck

There is a weekly hip-hop party on Saturday nights at the B.B. King Blues Club in Times Square. But early on Sunday morning the scene got violent.

06/10/2012

NYPD Cruiser (file/credit: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

NYPD’s Emergency Services Unit Saves Two In Separate Incidents Within An Hour

It was two-for-two for members of the NYPD’s Emergency Services Unit, as the ESU saved two desperate New Yorkers in separate incidents in the same hour.

06/10/2012

Attorney General Andrew Cuomo (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Cuomo Names Doctor As Next NY Health Commissioner

Shah is an internist at Bellevue Hospital Center, associate investigator at the Geisinger Center for Health Research and assistant professor at NYU Langone Medical Center.

12/17/2010