South Nassau Communities Hospital

South Nassau Communities Hospital (credit: CBS 2)

Lullaby And Goodnight: LI Hospital Airs Lullaby Whenever A Baby Is Born

South Nassau has been playing the lullaby for about two weeks now, and hospital spokesman Joe Calderone said the impact has been wonderful.

08/21/2015

The ribbon is cut on the new emergency department in Long Beach, N.Y. on Aug. 10, 2015. (Credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Emergency Room Service Resumes In Long Beach Nearly Three Years After Sandy

Around-the-clock emergency medical care has returned to Long Beach for the first time since Superstorm Sandy.

08/10/2015

Some Long Beach residents are adamant that the barrier island needs its own hospital. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Expanded Health Care Options, But No Full-Service Hospital, Coming To Long Beach

Steps are being taken at last to replace a hospital in Long Beach, Long Island that was ruined by Superstorm Sandy.

03/18/2015

A patient enters a computerised tomography (CT) scan using X-rays and a computer to create detailed images of the inside of the body and functioning organs on January 23, 2014 at the Neurosciences rechearch Center CERMEP in Bron, near Lyon. AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE MERLE (Photo credit PHILIPPE MERLE/AFP/Getty Images)

Tri-State Hospitals Researching Expansion Of Age Range For CT Scan Insurance Coverage

Insurance companies are now paying for costly CT scans for longtime smokers over the age of 55.

12/18/2014

Babies in a nursery (file/credit: DESHAKALYAN CHOWDHURY/AFP/Getty Images)

NY Sisters Deliver Babies Hours Apart At Same LI Hospital

Michelle Clarke, 29, delivered daughter Savannah at about 1:30 p.m. Friday, just two hours after younger sister Christina Santos-Santiago delivered little Nicolas.

03/23/2014

South Nassau Communities Hospital (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Hospital Says Thousands Of Patients May Be At Risk Of Blood Contamination

South Nassau Communities Hospital is sending out over 4,000 letters to patients who may have been exposed to dangerous viruses, including hepatitis and HIV, through insulin shots.

03/12/2014

Insulin Pen

L.I. Hospital: Reused Insulin Pen Part May Mean Hepatitis, HIV Risk For Patients

The South Nassau Communities Hospital has advised that some patients who received injections from an insulin pen should get tested for hepatitis and HIV.

03/11/2014

(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