Poll: Many Long Islanders Take Supplements Instead Of Getting Flu ShotSome people are refusing to get a flu shot and are instead using other methods to prevent getting sick, according to a new study.
Lullaby And Goodnight: LI Hospital Airs Lullaby Whenever A Baby Is BornSouth Nassau has been playing the lullaby for about two weeks now, and hospital spokesman Joe Calderone said the impact has been wonderful.
Emergency Room Service Resumes In Long Beach Nearly Three Years After SandyAround-the-clock emergency medical care has returned to Long Beach for the first time since Superstorm Sandy.
Expanded Health Care Options, But No Full-Service Hospital, Coming To Long BeachSteps are being taken at last to replace a hospital in Long Beach, Long Island that was ruined by Superstorm Sandy.
Tri-State Hospitals Researching Expansion Of Age Range For CT Scan Insurance CoverageInsurance companies are now paying for costly CT scans for longtime smokers over the age of 55.
NY Sisters Deliver Babies Hours Apart At Same LI HospitalMichelle Clarke, 29, delivered daughter Savannah at about 1:30 p.m. Friday, just two hours after younger sister Christina Santos-Santiago delivered little Nicolas.
L.I. Hospital Says Thousands Of Patients May Be At Risk Of Blood ContaminationSouth 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.
L.I. Hospital: Reused Insulin Pen Part May Mean Hepatitis, HIV Risk For PatientsThe South Nassau Communities Hospital has advised that some patients who received injections from an insulin pen should get tested for hepatitis and HIV.
Long Beach Residents Demand Sandy-Damaged Medical Center Be ReopenedThe 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.