Nassau University Medical Center Newswire

Nassau University Medical Center Newswire

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  1. It might not be the flu, but something is going aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    ... virus, scientists say. Dr. Gary Paul Leonardi, director of the Virology Laboratory at Nassau University Medical Center, said there are numerous germs in circulation at this time of year on top of influenza A and B. These include respiratory ...

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  2. Doctors: Wave of viruses, not only flu, are sweeping Long IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | Newsday

    Dr. Gary Leonardi, a virologist at Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow, runs a laboratory that differentiates the types of viruses in circulation. Photo Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr. A wave of viral activity with a wide range of symptoms, not all of it influenza, is sweeping across the region - and young children and the elderly are particularly vulnerable to some of the pathogens, medical experts report.

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  3. Nassau Police Investigating Fatal Vehicular Accident in East MeadowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | LongIsland.com

    ... was walking behind the truck. The victim was transported by East Meadow Fire Department to Nassau University Medical Center for treatment of his injuries. The victim was pronounced at 2:28pm by Dr. Boutin.

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  4. Meadowlands Sports Bar and Restaurant closes in East MeadowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Newsday

    Meadowlands opened in 2015 at 2367 Hempstead Tpke., just east of Nassau University Medical Center, an address long-occupied by Arthur Ave., an Italian spot. Arthur Ave. was succeeded by a series of short-lived establishments from Long Fin, BeSi, RUB BBQ, and Ruby's Famous BBQ to Fuego Picante.

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  5. Elderly Merrick man dead after being struck by tractor trailer in E. MeadowRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 14 | South Shore Record

    ... uck him, Nassau County police said. The man was taken by the East Meadow Fire Department to Nassau University Medical Center for treatment, but he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at 2:28 p.m., police said.

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  6. Tractor trailer backs into, kills 89-year-old man, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Newsday

    ... m. when his truck hit an 89-year-old man from Merrick, police said. The victim was taken to Nassau University Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 2:28 p.m., police said.

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  7. Busy day for Long Beach firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | South Shore Record

    ... to determine if the fire had spread. The victim was treated at the scene and transported to Nassau University Medical Center, where he was in stable condition. No other injuries were reported. Earlier that day, firefighters rushed to a fire at Long ...

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  8. Islip Terrace driver accidentally shoots himself in leg, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Newsday

    An Islip Terrace man accidentally shot himself in the leg when he adjusted a gun in his waistband while driving on Route 110 in Melville on Tuesday afternoon, police said. Assistant Commissioner Justin Meyers, in a statement, said the man, who is 62, was taken to Nassau University Medical Center and is expected to survive.

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  9. 1 injured in crash with tractor trailer, Nassau cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | Newsday

    ... border, Nassau County police said. Photo Credit: John Scalesi One person was transported to Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow with undisclosed injuries suffered in a collision between a tractor trailer and a van Friday morning on the ...

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  10. Long Island hires and promotions: Dr. Arturo Camacho, Nassau University Medical CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Newsday

    ... Camacho of Rye, a board-certified neurosurgeon, has joined the department of surgery at the Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow. Photo Credit: NUMC Dr. Arturo Camacho of Rye, a board-certified neurosurgeon, has joined the surgery ...

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  11. Long Island's largest employersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | Newsday

    ... Center 2016 employees: 16,784* 2006 employees: 10,526 Position change: +2 *Note: Includes Nassau University Medical Center, A. Holly Pattern Extended Care Facility and five federally qualified health care centers 2016 employees: 11,075* 2006 ...

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  12. Long Island hires and promotions: Dr. Yoel A. Rojas Ortiz, LI Plastic Surgical GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Newsday

    ... Long Island City, Queens, who had a residency with the surgical group in conjunction with Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow, specializes in surgery for burn patients, cosmetic and reconstructive surgeries. Dr. Justin B. Cohen of ...

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  13. New York City to Sue State For Withholding Funds for Public HospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | The New York Observer

    ... Upstate Medical Center, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Westchester County Medical Center, Nassau University Medical Center and Erie County Medical Center. The DSH payments reimburse hospitals through the Medicaid program for uncompensated health ...

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  14. Dead inmate's family files federal lawsuit against Nassau jail, countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Newsday

    The estate of a 20-year-old Roosevelt man who died last summer in the Nassau jail's custody has filed a federal lawsuit against the county and the facility's former and current medical providers, following a state probe that found a jail doctor failed to detect he had cancer. The wrongful death lawsuit, filed last week, claims the July 2016 death of Emanuel McElveen resulted from the negligence of county officials, former jail vendor Armor Correctional Health Services, and Nassau University Medical Center - the facility's current health provider and the hospital where McElveen died.

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  15. City hospitals to slash hiring by half in response to delayed fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Crain's New York Business

    ... NYC Health and Hospitals, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Westchester Medical Center, Nassau University Medical Center and Stony Brook University Hospital. Brezenoff said the city would work with its labor unions and community advocates to pressure ...

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  16. Lake Success law group sues NUMC to get contract informationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Newsday

    ... information, click the Connect Account button. A Lake Success law group has sued the Nassau University Medical Center, alleging the public hospital has refused repeatedly to provide information about a "massive" contract it awarded to the Abrams ...

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  17. Senator Hannon Encourages Residents to Clear Out Medicine Cabinets and "Shed the Meds"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | NewsLI.com

    ... "When we're finished here for the day, we will take the syringes we've collected over to Nassau University Medical Center where they will be disposed of. We also have a waste hauler that visits out facility and hauls off whatever we've collected as ...

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  18. Laura Curran: NUMC a symbol of 'culture of corruption'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | Newsday

    Democratic Nassau County executive candidate Laura Curran on Tuesday called the county's public hospital "another symbol of the culture of corruption," citing recent reports about hiring practices and withholding of public records. Curran, a county legislator from Baldwin, stood across the street from Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow.

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  19. Cuomo warns of fiscal 'missile' slamming NY safety-net hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2017 | Newsday

    ... intervention, the hospitals that serve some of the state's most needy patients, including Nassau University Medical Center, will face the scheduled loss of $2.6 billion in federal aid. Cuomo said that would foist huge costs on state taxpayers and ...

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  20. NCPD Announce Arrest Made in Connection with Uniondale Shooting DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | LongIsland.com

    ... lying on the ground shot multiple times about the body. The victim was transported to Nassau University Medical Center and pronounced deceased at 12:34 am by hospital staff. Nerlin Omar Chacon-Ruano, 19, of Hempstead has been arrested and charged ...

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