Huntington Hospital Awarded Top Rating

Four Northwell Hospitals, including Huntington Hospital, have been ranked in the top 50 in medical specialty areas, according to US News & World Report. Huntington Hospital was ranked 10th-best in the state and 12th in the region, and its orthopedics (44th) program achieved national status Read More …

More Sites to Conduct Covid-19 Rapid Tests

Dozens of sites will be conducting rapid Covid-19 tests in an effort to help the economy reopen quickly, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Wednesday. Twenty-five sites were scheduled to open around the state on Thursday under the New York Forward Rapid Test Program. Another 10, Read More …

Virtual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Underway

The Huntington Hibernians’ St. Patrick’s Day celebration is underway, all online and available through the month. Instead of marching along Main Street in Huntington this past weekend, the Hibernians and their activities can be seen by clicking this link. This year the festivities, on display Read More …

Reicherts Donate to Caregiver Program

The Reichert family has made a naming gift to extend Huntington Hospital services for local caregivers including the creation of the Reichert Family Caregiver Center. Medical needs can extend well after a patient is discharged from the hospital, which can prove a challenge for family Read More …

$400,000 Raised for Northwell Women’s Health Programs

Nearly $400,000 was raised for women’s health at Northwell Health’s 28th Annual Katz Institute for Women’s Health Virtual Luncheon and Fashion Event presented by the Partners Council for Women’s Health. The event — attended virtually by more than 300 supporters — was hosted by Rosanna Read More …

Medical Experts on Coronavirus: Be Cautious But Don’t Panic

Local medical experts are watching the coronavirus outbreak while urging Long Islanders to take precautions but not panic. Dr. Andrew Patane, an internal medicine specialist at the NYU-Langone Huntington Medical Group, Wednesday emphasized the need to rely on standard health practices, such as washing hands Read More …

Northwell Program to Identify Human Trafficking Victims Expands

Northwell Health and five other major health systems around the country will study ways to identify victims of human trafficking. The program, which trains hospital personnel to spot the signs that a person who seeks medical treatment has been trafficked  was initiated three years ago Read More …

Huntington Hospital Appoints Senior Director of Development

The new senior director of development at Huntington Hospital has the responsibility of fundraising money to better the local health institution with different campaigns and goals. Formerly the executive director of Finding a Cure for Epilepsy and Seizures (FACES) at NYU Langone Health in Manhattan, Read More …

Engeman Theater Hosting Concert to Support Local Vets

The John W. Engeman Theater will host a special concert performance by the American Bombshells to celebrate and support local veterans and active members of the military. On Monday, June 17 at 8 p.m., the American Bombshells, a modern-day twist on the Andrews Sisters, will Read More …

Get Rid of Your Unused Medications the Right Way on Drug Take Back Day

Northwell Health will be opening up 12 locations that will participate in this year’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on April 27. Community members are encouraged to drop off their unused and expired medications to dispose of them in a safe and clean way. Read More …

Northwell Health Named to Diversity List

Northwell Health, which includes Huntington Hospital,  has been named one of Fortune magazine’s most diverse companies in the country,  the only New York health care organization to make the 2018 list. Northwell ranks 80th on the annual 100 Best Workplaces for Diversity list, a partnership between Fortune and Great Place Read More …