Interfaith Medical Center

Interfaith Medical Center in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Cuomo, De Blasio Push For Federal Funding To Save Brooklyn Hospitals

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio repeated dire warnings that some Brooklyn hospitals will close without more federal Medicaid money.

01/27/2014

Interfaith Medical Center in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Workers, Local Leaders Rally Outside Of Interfaith Medical Center In Bed-Stuy

Public Advocate Letitia James said that millions of dollars were promised to the center but that they were never delivered for political reasons

01/19/2014

Interfaith Medical Center in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

State Steps In To Keep Brooklyn’s Interfaith Medical Center Open

Days after an announcement that Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn would be closing, New York State gave the hospital a reprieve by committing to funding until March of next year.

12/23/2013

Interfaith Medical Center in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. The state has rejected its restructuring plan and the hospital will stop taking in-patient admissions on Aug. 15, 2013. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Interfaith Medical Center Ordered To Stay Open At Least Until Sept. 11

Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn was supposed to begin the process of closing down Monday, but the closure has been postponed until at least Sept. 11.

08/26/2013

Interfaith Medical Center in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. The state has rejected its restructuring plan and the hospital will stop taking in-patient admissions on Aug. 15, 2013. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Demonstrators Hold All-Night Vigil To Save Interfaith Medical Center

Interfaith’s restructuring plan to pull it out of Chapter 11 bankruptcy was rejected by the state Department of Health.

08/12/2013

Interfaith Medical Center in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. The state has rejected its restructuring plan and the hospital will stop taking in-patient admissions on Aug. 15, 2013. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Demonstrators Rally To Keep ‘Safety Net’ Interfaith Medical Center Open

Employees of the Bedford-Stuyvesant medical center who were given pink slips on Wednesday were out protesting in front of the hospital on Thursday.

08/01/2013

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Interfaith Medical Center In Brooklyn Asks Court’s Permission To Close

Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn was set to begin shutting its doors this week, despite a public outcry.

07/31/2013

New York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

De Blasio Calls For New ‘Super Authority’ To Protect Brooklyn Hospitals

New York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio on Monday called for a “super authority” to save failing hospitals and protect health care in Brooklyn.

07/29/2013

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Interfaith Medical Center In Brooklyn Files For Bankruptcy Protection

Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

12/03/2012

Darius Robinson (credit: Personal Photo via Al Jones, 1010 WINS)

Loved Ones Remember Teen Gunned Down In Crown Heights

Darius Robinson, a 17-year-old from Crown Heights, was standing in a crowd in front of 720 St. Marks Ave., early Tuesday morning when bullets flew and cut the teen’s dreams short.

08/21/2012

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Off-Duty TBTA Officer Shot During Botched Robbery In Bed-Stuy

An off-duty Triboro Bridge and Tunnel Authority officer was shot Saturday night during a botched robbery at a Brooklyn store.

04/16/2011