Thursday, January 24, 2013
Another hospital closure?
From the NY Post:
Long Island College Hospital in Brooklyn faces closure -- just two years after the state approved a merger to save the financially ailing 155-year old facility, source told the Post.
SUNY Downstate Medical Center, which acquired LICH in 2011, has sent out word that its eying shutting down the Cobble Hill hospital — the only one that provides emergency room service in Brownstone Brooklyn.
A New York State Nurses Association rep visited the hospital to warn staffers that the hospital could close as soon as March 15.