Grandmother of 11 Beat Covid-19, Pancreatitis

Huntington Hospital celebrated a visit Tuesday from a grandmother of 11 who recovered after a six–month bout with a near-fatal case of pancreatitis. Alisa White, 61, of Wyandanch, was admitted to South Shore University Hospital with severe pancreatitis in January, after surviving a prolonged hospital Read More …

Huntington Hospital Starts Wellness Initiative for Staff

Huntington Hospital’s Emergency Department has begun a wellness initiative for staff, with the intention of “improving mental health and decreasing stress and burnout” according to the hospital. The idea for a staff wellness initiative came from the strain that workers faced during the height of Read More …

Couple Donates $1M to Huntington Hospital

 Huntington native Douglas Partrick, owner of Heatherwood Luxury Rentals, and his wife, Violetta, have donated $1 million to Huntington Hospital. Partrick, who was born and raised in Huntington, has deep ties  to Huntington Hospital. His mother, Virginia, volunteered at the hospital for 30 years, compiling Read More …

Splashes of Hope Brings Color and Comfort to Huntington Hospital

Artists with Splashes of Hope created 22 pieces of art that were donated Friday to Huntington Hospital’s Mother and Baby Unit. Splashes of Hope is a non-profit public charity dedicated to transforming the environments of hospitals and healthcare centers with custom designed hand-painted murals. The Read More …

Subaru Donates to Huntington Hospital

Three Subaru dealerships recently donated $129,420 in proceeds from Subaru’s Share the Love program to three Northwell Health programs. Grand Prix and South Shore Subaru made a $75,794.47 donation to support the efforts of Northwell Health’s Community and Population Health team to address the impact Read More …

Huntington Hospital Opens Wound Care Center

Huntington Hospital has opened a specialized wound care and hyperbaric medicine treatment center. The new center provides outpatient care for patients with non-healing wounds, including millions of Americans with diabetes or circulatory problems who develop non-healing wounds that limit their activity or even threaten their Read More …

Huntington Hospital Looks to Expand With New Medical Building

Huntington Hospital is seeking to rezone several houses nearby that it uses for non-clinical purposes as it examines ways to reallocate space and move more of its services out of the hospital. Dr. Nick Fitterman, executive director, said the hospital already owns six houses along Read More …

Huntington Hospital Achieves Highest Ranking

Huntington Hospital  has been awarded a five-star rating by the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, the only hospital in Suffolk County to achieve that grade. The five-star rating, the highest possible, was announced in the CMS’  annual 2021 hospital rankings. The CMS program provides Read More …