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2014-05-13 08:32:41

SLEEPY HOLLOW, N.Y., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Phelps Memorial Hospital Center Board of Directors Monday night unanimously approved a letter of intent to explore joining the North Shore-LIJ Health System. The letter of intent allows North Shore-LIJ and Phelps Memorial to begin the due diligence process and enter into exclusive negotiations, with a goal of executing a final agreement by late summer for Phelps to become the health system's first hospital in Westchester...

2014-02-14 23:01:23

Device is Useful in Monitoring the Type of Injuries Suffered by Combat Veterans Manhasset, NY (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 North Shore-LIJ’s Feinstein Institute for Medical Research announced today that it has received U.S. patent approval for a new device that could help physicians better monitor severe traumatic brain injuries, such as those suffered by combat. The U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) awarded a $5 million grant in October 2010 to North Shore-LIJ’s Feinstein Institute for...

2014-02-14 16:25:35

Device is useful in monitoring the type of injuries suffered by combat veterans MANHASSET, N.Y., Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- North Shore-LIJ's Feinstein Institute for Medical Research announced today that it has received U.S. patent approval for a new device that could help physicians better monitor severe traumatic brain injuries, such as those suffered by combat. The U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) awarded a $5 million grant in October 2010 to North Shore-LIJ's...

2013-10-08 23:03:50

On Tuesday, October 1, North Shore-LIJ CareConnect Insurance Company, Inc. will begin enrolling individuals, families, and small and large businesses on Long Island, Queens, Staten Island and Manhattan in a range of commercial insurance plans. Great Neck, NY (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 On Tuesday, October 1, North Shore-LIJ CareConnect Insurance Company, Inc. will begin enrolling individuals, families, and small and large businesses on Long Island, Queens, Staten Island and Manhattan in a...

2013-07-30 23:03:40

The North Shore-LIJ Health System Department of Radiation Medicine is offering Radium-223 (Xofigo) treatment for men with metastatic prostate cancer that has spread to the bones. New Hyde Park, NY (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 The North Shore-LIJ Health System Department of Radiation Medicine is offering Radium-223 (Xofigo) treatment for men with metastatic prostate cancer that has spread to the bones. If prostate cancer grows outside of the prostate gland, it spreads into nearby tissues or...

2013-07-16 23:01:50

North Shore-LIJ’s Zucker Hillside Hospital in Glen Oaks was named one of the top psychiatric hospitals in the nation in the current issue of US News and World Report’s “America’s Best Hospitals” posted today. For 2013-2014, US News and World Report ranked Zucker Hillside Hospital No. 16 in the US hospital rankings for psychiatry. Glen Oaks, NY (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 The North Shore-LIJ Health System’s Zucker Hillside Hospital in Glen Oaks has been recognized as one of the...

2013-01-20 23:00:33

In recognition of Medical Group Practice Week from January 21-25, the North Shore-LIJ Health System announced today that its physician practice has received the Partners in Performance Excellence (PiPEX) Silver Award, part of the Baldrige Performance Excellence Regional Program. The honor recognizes the North Shore-LIJ Medical Group for outstanding management and operational practices. MANHASSET, NY (PRWEB) January 20, 2013 In recognition of Medical Group Practice Week from January 21-25,...


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