Advocates Give Up On Troubled Long Island College Hospital As A Full-Service FacilityCommunity advocates who wanted financially strapped Long Island College Hospital in Brooklyn to remain full-service have given up their fight.
Long Island College Hospital Set To Shut Down On May 22The hospital said on Friday that all patients will be discharged and transferred to other hospitals and long term care facilities next Thursday.
De Blasio: Layoffs At Long Island College Hospital Have Been PostponedNew York City Public Advocate and Democratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio announced Monday that layoffs of 500 will be postponed at the struggling Long Island College Hospital
Limited Ambulance Service Resumes At Long Island College HospitalIn the latest court battle to keep Long Island College Hospital open in Brooklyn, ambulances once again have begun rolling on a limited basis.
De Blasio Appears In Court In Connection With Hospital Protest ArrestLeading mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio had to take time out from courting voters to go to court Tuesday, appearing before a judge over his arrest at a hospital protest.
Long Island College Hospital Ordered To Resume ServicesLong Island College Hospital in Brooklyn was back on life support this weekend.
De Blasio Calls For New 'Super Authority' To Protect Brooklyn HospitalsNew York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio on Monday called for a “super authority” to save failing hospitals and protect health care in Brooklyn.
De Blasio: SUNY Downstate Will Be In Big Trouble If It Closes LICHCity Public Advocate and mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio warned SUNY Downstate Tuesday that it will find itself in serious legal hot water if it does not comply with a judge’s order to keep Long Island College Hospital open.
LICH Closure Approved; Restraining Order Could Buy TimeA restraining order obtained on Friday means that the hospital will remain open for the time being.
Judge Grants Reprieve To Financially-Strapped Long Island College HospitalThe judge said SUNY Downstate had failed to conduct a meaningful review of the hospital's closure plan before its board of trustees voted on it.
1010 WINS 9/11 Series: Helping First Responders Overcome The Horrors Of 9/111010 WINS reporter Sonia Rincon spoke with a psychologist who treated some of those most severely affected on that day: the firefighters who responded to the burning towers and survived after witnessing unimaginable horrors.