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2014-01-15 23:01:17

The North Shore-LIJ Health System today announced the appointment of Laura S. Peabody, JD, as its new senior vice president of legal affairs and chief legal officer, and Andrew Schulz, JD, as vice president and general counsel. GREAT NECK, NY (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 The North Shore-LIJ Health System today announced the appointment of Laura S. Peabody, JD, as its new senior vice president of legal affairs and chief legal officer, and Andrew Schulz, JD, as vice president and general...

2013-10-23 23:32:09

LIJ Medical Center and North Shore University Hospital are only LI facilities among 7 NY area hospitals selected for elite American Association of Critical-Care Nurses training program. Great Neck, NY (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 The North Shore-LIJ Health System today announced that LIJ Medical Center in New Hyde Park and North Shore University Hospital (NSUH) in Manhasset were selected to participate in the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) Clinical Scene Investigator...

2013-04-15 12:28:20

LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The North Shore-LIJ Health System announced today it is making an initial investment of $175 million to expand its cancer services throughout the New York metropolitan area. In establishing the North Shore-LIJ Cancer Institute, the health system is opening and expanding cancer treatment centers throughout Long Island, Queens, Manhattan and Staten Island. Historically, North Shore-LIJ's cancer services have been delivered by its...

2013-04-05 23:02:42

Lenox Hill Hospital today announced the opening of its Heart and Vascular Institute in Yorktown Heights -- the first facility for the hospital or the North Shore-LIJ Health System in Westchester County. Yorktown Heights, NY (PRWEB) April 05, 2013 Lenox Hill Hospital today announced the opening of its Heart and Vascular Institute in Yorktown Heights -- the first facility for the hospital or the North Shore-LIJ Health System in Westchester County. The opening of the new 3,200-square-foot...

2012-11-08 12:27:22

MANHASSET, N.Y., Nov. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The North Shore-LIJ Health System announced today it has raised about $2.3 million for a relief fund that will be used primarily to benefit hundreds of employees' families devastated by Hurricane Sandy. Within 48 hours of landfall, the 16-hospital health system had placed 62 families into temporary housing, and those efforts have continued for hundreds of additional employees who were displaced. In addition, through the...

2012-07-23 23:02:23

The North Shore-LIJ Health System today announced that The Long Island Home in Amityville, NY, operator of South Oaks Hospital, a 233- licensed bed behavioral health hospital, and Broadlawn Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, a 320-bed skilled nursing facility, has joined the health system. GREAT NECK, NY (PRWEB) July 23, 2012 The North Shore-LIJ Health System today announced that The Long Island Home in Amityville, NY, operator of South Oaks Hospital, a 233- licensed bed behavioral...

2012-07-23 10:25:09

GREAT NECK, N.Y., July 23, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The North Shore-LIJ Health System today announced that The Long Island Home in Amityville, NY, operator of South Oaks Hospital, a 233- licensed bed behavioral health hospital, and Broadlawn Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, a 320-bed skilled nursing facility, has joined the health system. The agreement has cleared the federal regulatory review process, enabling North Shore-LIJ to establish its 16th hospital in the metropolitan...

2012-06-21 10:26:16

Purchase of GE CTs is part of North Shore-LIJ's $50M investment to replace, update diagnostic imaging equipment at all of its NY area facilities with low-radiation dose systems LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., June 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the interest of advancing patient safety and improving care, the North Shore-LIJ Health System today announced with GE Healthcare the $12 million purchase of 15 GE Low-Dose CT Scanners that will be installed at 10 locations throughout the New York...

2012-01-12 11:18:00

GREAT NECK, N.Y., Jan. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- North Shore-LIJ Health System and Cablevision System Corp., the region's leading providers of healthcare and communications, respectively, today announced the launch of North Shore-LIJ Health TV, an interactive health television channel, which can be found on iO TV channel 616. The new video-on-demand channel offers timely, vital health and wellness information to Cablevision's nearly three million digital cable customers on Long...

2011-11-03 15:17:00

GREAT NECK, N.Y., Nov. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nine hospitals of the North Shore-LIJ Health System were recognized with 68 overall awards for their performance in delivering high-quality care in six clinical areas in a voluntary, national pay-for-performance Hospital Quality Incentive Demonstration project (TM) (HQID), conducted by the US Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and the Premier healthcare alliance. HQID, in its sixth and final year, is the first national...