Healthcare Hospital News NYC

NYC Health + Hospitals Hires 1,000+ Nurses in Past Eight Months

NEW YORK – NY Mayor Eric Adams and NYC Health + Hospitals President and CEO Dr. Mitchell Katz announced that more than 1,000 new union nurses have been hired over the past eight months at the city’s public hospital system, replacing many temporary nurses. This investment in the health system’s workforce ensures patients are served […]

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Dr. Myles Wolf Named Chair of Medicine at Weill Cornell

Dr. Myles Wolf, an esteemed physician-scientist who specializes in nephrology, has been appointed chair of the Joan and Sanford Weill Department of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine and physician-in-chief at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, effective July 1. Recruited as the Sanford I. Weill Chair, Dr. Wolf will lead the institutions’ largest clinical and academic department, […]

Albany Healthcare Hospital News

Albany Medical Center Names New Hospital Director

Jason Mouzakes, MD, who has served as chair of the Department of Otolaryngology at Albany Medical Center and professor of Otolaryngology and Pediatrics at Albany Medical College, has been named Executive Vice President and Hospital General Director at Albany Medical Center. In this role, Dr. Mouzakes oversees the employees of the Medical Center’s 766-bed hospital and manages Medical and […]

Healthcare Long Island News

Northwell Health Opens Molecular Lab in Long Island

The Northwell Health Cancer Institute and its Center for Genomic Medicine announced the opening of Long Island’s first clinical Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory (MDL), a $3.2 million 2,800 square foot state-of-the-art facility with cutting-edge technology of next-generation sequencing (NGS) that provides point-of-care tumor and patient genomic profiling to inform precision cancer therapy. The MDL will provide improved accuracy […]

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Neurocare Long Island Joins Northwell Health

NeuroCare Long Island, a group of four neurosurgeons with offices throughout Suffolk County has joined Northwell Health. The board-certified, fellowship trained neurosurgeons have practiced on Long Island and throughout the New York Metropolitan area for over 20 years and will now perform surgeries at South Shore University Hospital (SSUH). Leading the group of neurosurgeons are Kevin Mullins, […]

Education Healthcare NYC

Northwell Health to Launch Healthcare High School in Queens

NEW YORK — Northwell Health and New York City Public Schools have formed a partnership to design a career-focused high school that will help prepare students for well-paying careers in healthcare and address local education and healthcare talent needs. The Northwell School of Health Sciences will fully integrate healthcare career knowledge and job training with […]

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Weill Cornell Medicine Professor Receives $2.1 Million Grant

NEW YORK — Dr. Jeannine Gerhardt, an assistant professor of stem cell biology in obstetrics and gynecology and in reproductive medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine, has received a five-year, $2.1 million grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), part of the National Institutes of Health, for the study of repetitive DNA and […]

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NY Bone and Joint Center Opens Manhattan Walk-In Clinic

NEW YORK–– New York Bone & Joint Specialists (NYBJS), full-service Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine centers, has announced the opening of their latest storefront full service Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center featuring Manhattan’s first Orthopedic Urgent Walk-In Clinic. The new location is located at 1198 Third Avenue in Manhattan’s Upper East Side. Their specialized team will cater to […]