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First COVID-19 vaccines given in Riverhead

Peconic Bay Medical Center emergency physician Dr. Nicholas Palamidessi got the first COVID-19 vaccine shot today.

COVID positivity rate in Riverhead averaged 5.6% over past five days, Bellone says

County Executive Steve Bellone said testing programs in the Riverhead and Hampton Bays school districts are part of the county's efforts to get community spread of the coronavirus under control.

PBMC invites community to ‘Unmasking the Heroes’ virtual gala Friday evening

The “Unmasking the Heroes” virtual gala will honor all PBMC COVID-19 frontline workers and include messages from the hospital’s leadership and clinicians about what they experienced during the pandemic, as well as videos from some COVID-19 survivors. The free online event starts at 6:30 p.m. Friday.

PBMC to host online live discussion of joint replacement

Peconic Bay Medical Center is hosting a Facebook Live event about joint replacement on Thursday, June 25, at 2:30 p.m.

‘Let’s talk about our kids and this virus:’ PBMC hosts Facebook Live discussion with doctors

Can they go out to play? Can they visit Grandma? What about school? Peconic Bay Medical Center is hosting...

Suffolk hospitals get green light for elective surgeries and ambulatory procedures

Elective and ambulatory surgeries have always been important revenue sources for hospitals, but in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, they are more crucial than ever to hospitals' survival.

A message to the community from Peconic Bay Medical Center: We want you back

Dr. Jean Cacciabaudo, medical director at Peconic Bay Medical Center, discusses what the hospital has done to protect patient safety through the COVID crisis and what the future holds for hospital operations.

Sheriff’s Office honors health care workers with parade

The Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office yesterday participated in a “Thank You Parade” at Peconic Bay Medical Center. Photos and video

Look for 106th Rescue Wing’s flyover salute to front-line workers in Riverhead sky Friday

The 106th Rescue Wing plans to conduct a flyover to salute health care, essential workers and first responders in Suffolk County on...

Flowering plants bring cheer to front-line medical workers

Four East End Rotary clubs are distributing thousands of plants to front-line workers at the three East End hospitals this weekend — spreading cheer and smiles among hospital staff finally feeling some relief after a long, rough couple of months.