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May 23, 2017
RIVERHEAD, NY – Heart disease and stroke are the number one and number 5 killers of Americans. Congenital heart defects are the most common type of birth defect in the country. One in every one hundred babies are born with heart defects.
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May 9, 2017
MANORVILLE, NY – Every year, thousands of Suffolk County women face the fear and stress of cancer treatment. Hair loss can add an extra measure of burden and discomfort to their life-threatening experience.
Apr 25, 2017
RIVERHEAD, NY – Rusty Hilcken, RN, has named Administrative Director of Peconic Bay Medical Center’s new interventional cardiac catheterization services unit. Peconic Bay, the eastern hub of Northwell Health, New York State’s largest health care organization, has been approved for the development of two cardiac catheterization suites, which will bring much-needed life-saving services for heart attack victims to Long Island’s East End.
Mar 21, 2017
RIVERHEAD, NY - Peconic Bay Medical Center has named Susan Somerville, RN, to the newly created position of vice president for clinical transformation.  She will oversee the implementation of advanced clinical services as Peconic Bay Medical Center and Northwell Health continue to establish the East End’s largest, most comprehensive regional medical center.
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Mar 15, 2017
RIVERHEAD, NY – Donna Farley was pregnant with her third child when her doctor suggested a colonoscopy. She had been suffering with symptoms of abdominal pain and bleeding, but she was surprised by the recommendation.
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Mar 14, 2017
RIVERHEAD, NY – Northwell Health’s Peconic Bay Medical Center received approval from New York State Health Commissioner Howard Zucker, MD, to establish two laboratory cardiac catheterization and electrophysiology suites, and construct a rooftop helipad.
Feb 27, 2017
RIVERHEAD, NY – Peconic Bay Medical Center (PBMC) will begin operating as a Level III Trauma Center after earning provisional status from the New York State Department of Health, making it the only trauma and stroke center on the North Fork.