Huntington Physician Offers New Model for Patient Care

A Huntington physician has opened a family medical care practice that runs without the hassle of insurance paperwork. Dr. Stephen Andreoni, located at 11 Stewart Ave., practices direct primary care, meaning he doesn’t accept insurance for his services Instead, his patients pay a monthly subscription Read More …

Baby Arrives in Huntington Station With the Help of 911 Dispatcher

Two babies, including a boy born to a Huntington Station family, arrived this week with the help of 911 dispatchers.
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Town Board Honors Long-Time Dispatcher on Her (Nearly) 100th Birthday

The Huntington Town Board honored Mary Brenner for her long service to the Huntington Community First Aid Squad. She’s just about to turn 100 years old. Read More …

State Adds $15 Million to Lab’s Pancreatic Cancer Center

The state will add $15 million to a Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory plan to expand its work on pancreatic cancer. Gov. Kathy Hochul announced the contribution last week. The total cost for the Pancreatic Cancer Center of Excellence is about $500 million. The funding from Read More …

Huntington Hospital Earns ‘A’ Grade in Safety Report

Seven Northwell Health hospitals, including Huntington, earned a top ‘A’ rating for patient safety according to a report released by the Leapfrog Group for Spring 2024. The national distinction recognizes the system’s commitment to patient safety and achievements in promoting best outcomes. Leapfrog’s Hospital’s 2024 Read More …

Five Things to Know to Prevent and Treat Tick Bites

Human encounters with ticks are skyrocketing as climate change and other factors expand their territory and swell their numbers. New York is home to about 30 tick types, including the blacklegged (deer) tick, which spreads Lyme Disease. As spring warmth draws New Yorkers out of Read More …

2 St. Anthony’s Students Win Regional Toshiba Competition

Two young St. Anthony’s students with plans for science careers have been named regional winners in the Toshiba ExploraVision competition. Their project, “Myelin Menders” involves developing nanotechnology to combat the symptoms of such movement disorders as cerebral palsy and multiple sclerosis. Vincent Chen, 14, and Read More …

3 Doctors Join Ob-Gyn Service at Huntington Hospital

Three doctors are joining the obstetrics and gynecology practice of Huntington Hospital. Lisa Amorin, MD, Morisa Marin, MD and Natalia Flores, MD have begun seeing patients at offices in Huntington, Hicksville, Wading River and Lindenhurst. . All three doctors previously worked for Square Care and Read More …

Northwell Hospitals Penalized for Charges on Covid-19 Tests

Three Northwell Health hospitals, including Huntington, have been penalized for charges patients paid for Covid-19 tests. Read More …