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Peconic Bay Medical Center COVID-19 update: Q&A with Amy Loeb, deputy executive director

PBMC deputy executive director Amy Loeb discusses trends in COVID cases being seen at the hospital, treatments, capacity, staffing and more.

Meet the local healthcare heroes on the front line of the coronavirus war

Meet some of Peconic Bay Medical Center’s healthcare heroes: the nurses who putting their lives on the line caring for coronavirus patients in the hospital’s intensive care unit.

COVID-19 update from Peconic Bay Medical Center

An update from Peconic Bay Medical Center, including ways community members can help.

Cooperage Inn donating dinners for PBMC command center staff during coronavirus crisis

A local restaurateur whose popular eatery was shuttered by state order this week is taking the opportunity to provide hot meals to front-line health care providers.

Anticipating coronavirus patients, PBMC is hastily building supplemental emergency room

Peconic Bay Medical Center is building a supplemental 16-bed emergency room in an unfinished ground-floor space adjacent to the existing ER.

Bracing for coronavirus influx, PBMC prepares ‘surge capacity’ and strictly limits hospital visits

Peconic Bay Medical Center in Riverhad has implemented revised, stricter protocols to protect its patients and staff and is preparing “surge capacity” to deal with an influx of coronavirus patients

Midwifery comes to Peconic Bay Medical Center

The Riverhead hospital's new midwife program offers women an alternative to traditional ob/gyn practices.

PBMC’s radiology school is accepting applications

Twelve students will be accepted to the 24-month program to learn about anatomy, imaging and interventional radiography.

Peconic Bay Medical Center tests helipad atop new critical care pavilion

Peconic Bay Medical Center tested the new helipad atop the Corey Critical Care Center, which is set to open next week.

Here’s what PBMC is doing to be ready for an outbreak of coronavirus — just in case

The federal government has taken aggressive and “unprecedented” measures to contain the novel coronavirus outbreak in the U.S. But the local hospital has prepared for an outbreak.
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