Blythedale Children’s Hospital
Old medical gear at New York area hospitals will no longer gather dust in basement storage rooms.
The $65 million facility is a big step up that includes spacious individual rooms, each with its own shower, sofa seating, bright lighting and state-of-the-art medical equipment.
Anthony Jeffarakos is about to be released from the hospital and his mother, Marie, feels as if she has gotten him back from the dead.
Consider the desire to win and those adolescent feelings of invincibility and you get a sense of the difficulty hospitals are facing.
It’s graduation season and it’ll be a special day Saturday for a Long Islander who will be walking down the aisle seven years after being struck by a drag racer.