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Shovels in the ground for advanced cardiac care at PBMC/Northwell

by Jul 12, 2017
Peconic Bay Medical Center/Northwell Health broke ground Wednesday on its $60 million, three-story critical care tower that will include a comprehensive cardiac care center offering lifesaving interventional cardiac procedures not currently available anywhere on the East End.

Northwell Health’s inaugural East End 5K walk draws hundreds to Tanger Outlets

by May 21, 2017
Northwell Health's inaugural East End Walk drew hundreds of people to Tanger Outlets in Riverhead this morning for a fundraising 5K around the outlet center, raising more than $110,000 for Peconic Bay Medical Center's cardiac care center and the Cancer Services Program.

Peconic Bay Medical Center adds to its leadership team with a brand new post: vice president for clinical transformation

by Mar 24, 2017
PBMC's vice president for clinical transformation is a newly created position to oversee the development of advanced clinical services at the hospital, which has tapped the former president of Mount Sinai Beth Israel Hospital to fill it.
Eileen Benthal, far left, running in the Jamesport FD 5K last Sunday. (Photo: Denise Civiletti)

Inaugural ‘Riverhead Rocks’ 10 mile run scheduled for March 25

by Mar 15, 2017
It's not a 10K - it's a 10 mile run for fitness sponsored by Northwell Health/Peconic Bay Medical Center.

First annual Northwell Health ‘Wellness Walk at East End’ set for May 21

by Mar 15, 2017
Put some spring in your step and join Northwell Health's first annual Wellness Walk at East End. You'll help yourself and your community hike into a healthier life.

Peconic Bay Medical Center names cardiologist as new medical director

by Feb 4, 2017
Jean M. Cacciabaudo, MD, a fellowship-trained cardiologist, was formerly the chief of cardiology at Southside Hospital and director of nuclear cardiology and associate medical director at Long Island Jewish Medical Center.

Addiction research and rehabilitation facility proposed at EPCAL stalled over doubts it’s compatible with aerospace

by Jan 5, 2017
With Luminati Aerospace getting its work underway at EPCAL and two potential purchasers for the balance of the town-owned acreage there, some board members are wary of green-lighting an addiction research and rehab facility adjacent to the active runway.

A ‘race’ for East End cardiac cath lab: State to decide between Peconic Bay and Southampton for much-needed facility

by Oct 25, 2016
“We are in a race to get a cardiac cath lab in the Town of Riverhead,” Supervisor Sean Walter said last week. The state health department will approve only one cardiac cath lab on the East End, he said, but both PBMC and Southampton Hospital have applications pending for cardiac catheterization facilities.

Health insurance premiums see double-digit rise in 2017; Care Connect rate hike will be twice the state average increase

by Aug 17, 2016
New York State mandated a more than 23 percent increase in Care Connect's small group rates — affecting 70,000 members — in part to cover a $13.5 million payment into a risk adjustment pool to offset costs incurred by other health insurance companies.

John Kanas makes $5M ‘cornerstone gift’ to PBMC for its cardiac care facilities

by Jun 28, 2016
Northwell Heath's chairman of cardiology will personally lead Peconic Bay Medical Center's cardiac care program, as Eastern Suffolk Cardiology joins the Northwell health system.