PBMC sets blood drive for Aug. 13
Every blood donation can save up to three lives. It's a simple, quick and easy way to help your neighbors in need.
Caregivers: learn effective communication and behavior strategies to cope with dementia patients
Caregivers can learn coping strategies to help manage loved ones with dementia or Alzheimer's disease at this free workshop.
Being prepared for the unthinkable: Hospital, police and EMS stage massive active shooter drill in Riverhead
The scenario: A shooter armed with a Glock 9mm handgun enters the emergency room and opens fire. Within three minutes, 25 people — patients and staff — are shot and injured, some seriously. Here's how PBMC, Riverhead Police and other first responders handled the test during a massive emergency drill this morning.
PBMC seeks modifications to expansion plan, doubling ambulance bay capacity, reducing tower height
PBMC needs to add additional ambulance bays to accommodate the increased number of ambulances bringing patients to the Riverhead hospital since its designation as a level-three trauma center and the opening of a cardiac catheterization lab this year, PBMC president and CEO Andrew Mitchell said.
PBMC conducts simulation of stent procedure in new cardiac catheterization lab set to open Oct. 16
Peconic Bay Medical Center will open its interim cardiac catheterization lab in one week, bringing life-saving cardiac techniques to Riverhead and the North Fork for the first time.
Riverhead Rotary Club makes $20,000 donation to Peconic Bay Medical Center
Rotary's gift to the hospital contributes to PBMC's latest expansion effort: the construction of a $60 million critical care facility that will house a new heart care center.
PBMC offers free pediatric speech and language screening for preschoolers
Attention Parent(s)/Caregiver(s): PBMC is offering a free pediatric speech and language screening for preschool children ages 3 to 6.
March is colorectal awareness month – PBMC uses giant inflatable walkthrough model to raise public’s conciousness
More than 30,000 people each year would not die from colon cancer if they'd just get screened for the disease as recommended. Peconic Bay Medical Center set up a giant inflatable colon in its lobby this morning to make the point.
First annual Northwell Health ‘Wellness Walk at East End’ set for May 21
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.
PBMC granted provisional level III trauma center status by state health department
Peconic Bay Medical Center has been granted provisional status as a level III trauma center by the N.Y. State Department of Health.