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Long Beach Medical Center

Long Beach Medical Center (credit: WCBS 880's Mike Xirinachs)

Long Beach Residents Renew Calls To Reopen Sandy-Damaged Medical Center

It’s taking longer than expected to get a Long Island hospital shuttered by Superstorm Sandy functioning again and many residents and officials are getting impatient.

09/10/2014

(file / credit: Long Beach Medical Center)

Long Beach Residents Demand Sandy-Damaged Medical Center Be Reopened

The barrier island of Long Beach is taking steps forward this summer in its Hurricane Sandy recovery. Churches, beaches, and the boardwalk have all slowly reopened. But not it’s only hospital.

08/16/2013

Long Beach Medical Center (credit: WCBS 880's Mike Xirinachs)

Long Beach Hospital Officials To Meet With State Health Dept. Friday In Hopes Of Agreement

Now Long Beach Medical Center is repaired and is ready for business, but state health officials are refusing to allow it to reopen until it comes up with a better financial plan or merges with another medical center.

07/26/2013

Long Beach Medical Center (credit: WCBS 880's Mike Xirinachs)

Long Beach Residents Urging State To Reopen Sandy-Damaged Medical Center

Long Beach Medical Center has been repaired and is ready for business, but state health officials are refusing to allow it to reopen until it comes up with a better financial plan or merges with another medical center.

07/18/2013

(file / credit: Long Beach Medical Center)

Struggle Continues To Fully Reopen Long Beach Medical Center

Officials at the last hospital still closed because of damage from Superstorm Sandy are no longer predicting when they will be able to reopen.

06/05/2013

Sandy damage in Long Beach, Long Island (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Emergency Room Up And Running Again In Long Beach

With assistance and equipment supplied by Hackensack University Medical Center in New Jersey and the federal government, the hospital has established its emergency department in a parking lot across the street.

11/21/2012