East End oncologist Dr. Louis Avvento takes issue with Peconic Bay Medical Center's characterization of merger with North Shore-LIJ as pursuit of unavailable services here. It was a "financial decision, plain and simple."
Peconic Bay Medical Center's board of directors voted last night to join the North Shore-LIJ Health System's current network of 19 hospitals on Long Island, the two organizations announced in a press release issued this morning.
Parents and families packed a forum on type 1 diabetes sponsored by PBMC and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Saturday at the Riverhead hospital.
A team of eight people — 'Team Wellness' — will run the NYC Marathon Sunday to raise money for Peconic Bay Medical Center in Riverhead.
Similarity in early Ebola and flu symptoms will overwhelm hospital screening capabilities if Ebola becomes active outside of W. Africa, PBMC president Andrew Mitchell warns, as governor outlines preparedness plans and L.I. congressman demands action by Homeland Security.