Lenox Hill Hospital Go Red Fair Helps Women Go Red

Sisters Cynthia Harris and Diana Kandal now know their numbers for cholesterol, blood pressure and BMI after attending Lenox Hill Hospital's annual ‎Go Red for Women fair Feb. 6 - National Wear Red Day. Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum, a spokeswoman for the American Heart Association, offered advice to women looking to improve their heart health.


Saving Lives at 1,000 feet

Making a lifesaving $7 million investment, North Shore-LIJ Health System and Yale-New Haven Health have launched SkyHealth, a joint Helicopter Emergency Medical Services Program. The hospital-based air medical program will provide care for patients who need urgent care for major traumas, heart attack, stroke and other life-threatening conditions. To allow quicker and safer landings of medevac helicopters, North Shore University Hospital (NSUH) has built a rooftop helipad at the cost of $6.5 million, to ensure the best possible outcome for the region’s most vulnerable patients. NSUH is a verified Level 1 trauma center by the American College of Surgeons, the first hospital in the downstate region to receive this designation. Read More



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Innovating Med Schools

Hofstra North Shore-LIJ Med School’s curriculum starts outside the classroom with EMT training. Here students respond to a simulated auto accident. Photo: Hofstra University. Read More

Electronic Medicine Fights Disease

Electronic Medicine Fights Disease

Dr. Kevin Tracey of The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research developed an electrical device that has dramatically improved symptoms in rheumatoid arthritis. Read More

Go Red for Women 2015

North Shore-LIJ Marks Annual “Go Red for Women” Campaign To Raise Awareness of Heart Disease Risk

To increase awareness about women’s risk for heart disease and prevention efforts, the North Shore-LIJ Health System took part in the national “Go Red for Women” campaign with a special program held at North Shore University Hospital to coincide with the American Heart Association’s (AHA) annual National Wear Red Day to show support for women’s heart health. Read More

Shaping the New Field of Bioelectronic Medicine

Shaping the New Field of Bioelectronic Medicine

Kevin Tracey, MD, president and CEO of the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, is an expert in the fields of medical innovation and bioelectronic medicine. In our latest Leadership Series interview, Dr. Tracey discusses a novel approach to replace traditional drug therapies: Bioelectronic medicine, which can treat a range of diseases, including rheumatoid arthritis and inflammatory bowel disease. Read More


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