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May 18 Golf Tournament to Benefit St. John’s Episcopal Hospital

FAR ROCKAWAY, NY (APRIL 2, 2015) – Local golf enthusiasts can support vital healthcare services by playing in St. John's Episcopal Hospital's 21 st annual Invitational Golf Tournament. Open to both male and female golfers, the ...

Academy of Medical Technology’s Jose Merced Honored at United Hospital Fund Awards Luncheon

FAR ROCKAWAY, NY (MARCH 23, 2015) – Jose Merced, founding principal of the Academy of Medical Technology (AMT) in Far Rockaway, was among the 70 volunteers and auxilians honored at the United Hospital Fund's 22 nd annual Hospital Auxilian ...

St. John’s Episcopal Hospital Announces Community Diabetes Wellness Programs

FAR ROCKAWAY, NY (MARCH 17, 2015) – St. John's Episcopal Hospital has announced the next dates in its series of free community education seminars focused on diabetes management. "Diabetes & Homecare" will be the discussion ...

Alex Vidal, MD, Named Chief of Cardiology at St. John’s Episcopal Hospital

FAR ROCKAWAY, NY (MARCH 17, 2015) – St. John's Episcopal Hospital has announced the appointment of Alex Vidal, MD, as chief of the hospital's Division of Cardiology. Dr. Vidal, a specialist in cardiology, electrophysiology and ...

Javier Andrade, MD, Named Interim Chairman of Surgery at St. John’s Episcopal Hospital

FAR ROCKAWAY, NY – FEB. 23, 2015 – St. John's Episcopal Hospital has named Javier Andrade, MD, to the position of Interim Chairman of Surgery. Dr. Andrade is a specialist in laparoscopic, endoscopic and bariatric (weight loss) ...

New York City’s First Lady Visits the Family Resource Center of Eastern Queens

FAR ROCKAWAY, NY (FEBRUARY 2015) – St. John's Episcopal Hospital recently welcomed New York City's first lady, Chirlane McCray, to the Family Resource Center (FRC) of Eastern Queens. Ms. McCray's February 18 visit, which was ...

Bishop Hucles Nursing Home to become Providence Care Rehabilitation Center

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Denise Fillion Episcopal Diocese of Long Island Office of Communication Ministry dfillion@dioceseli.org 516 248-4800 ext. 120 JUL 17, 2014 – Bishop Hucles Nursing Home to become Providence Care Rehabilitation ...

St. John's Episcopal Hospital Offers Affordable Care Act Info Sessions

Need Affordable Health Insurance? St. John's Episcopal Hospital Holds Affordable Care Act Info Sessions St. John's Episcopal Hospital Department of Social Work will hold two information sessions about the Affordable Care Act and the new ...

St. John's Episcopal Hospital Appoints Obstetrics/Gynecology Chairman

St. John’s Episcopal Hospital Names Donald Morrish, MD, Chairman of Obstetrics/Gynecology (January 13, 2014) Far Rockaway, NY - - - St. John’s Episcopal Hospital has appointed Donald T. Morrish, MD, to the position of Interim Chairman of ...

St. John's Episcopal Hospital Doctors Included in "Top Doctors: New York Metro Area"

St. John's Episcopal Doctors Named in "Top Doctors: New York Metro Area" St. John's Episcopal Hospital physicians have been named in the Castle Connoly book, "Top Doctors: New York Metro Area 16th Edition." Congratulation ...

St. John's Episcopal Hospital Receive AHA Silver Stroke Quality Achievement Award

St. John’s Episcopal Hospital Receives American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines-StrokeSilver QualityAchievement Award Award demonstrates St. John’s commitment to quality care for stroke patients FAR ROCKAWAY, NY, October ...

Podiatry Residency Receives Advanced Accreditation

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St. John's Episcopal Hospital and Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Centers' New Relationship Offers Benefits for the Health of the Rockaways

St. John's Episcopal Hospital and Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Centers' New Relationship Offers Benefits for the Health of the Rockaways (AUGUST 1, 2013) Far Rockaway --- St. John's Episcopal Hospital and Joseph P. Addabbo Family ...

St. John's Episcopal Hospital receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Bronze Quality Achievement Award

St. John's Episcopal Hospital receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Bronze Quality Achievement Award FAR ROCKAWAY, NY, 2013 – St. John's Episcopal Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's ...

ST. JOHN'S EPISCOPAL HOSPITAL RECOGNIZED BY IPRO FOR QUALITY IMPROVEMENT EFFORTS

­­­For Immediate Release ST. JOHN'S EPISCOPAL HOSPITAL RECOGNIZED BY IPRO FOR QUALITY IMPROVEMENT EFFORTS (Lake Success, NY – June 20, 2013) – St. John's Episcopal Hospital, Far Rockaway, has been recognized with a ...

St. John's Episcopal Hospital Recovers from Sandy

(Monday, November 19, 2012) FAR ROCKAWAY, NY - - - Since Hurricane Sandy hit on Monday, October 29, 2012, and throughout its aftermath, St. John's Episcopal Hospital has remained operational. It met the varied needs of patients and community, ...

Hurricane Sandy Disaster Recovery Update

St. John's Episcopal Hospital continues to remain operational as it has throughout the storm and its aftermath. The Hospital continues to be at full capacity, meeting patient needs under challenging conditions. It is operating under its Emergency ...

Hurricane Sandy Announcement

St. John's Episcopal Hospital has cancelled all elective surgeries and outpatient services for Monday, October 29,2012. This includes Ambulatory Care Center, Wound Care Center, radiology, dialysis and mental health outpatient visits. Rapid ...

St. John’s Episcopal Hospital Receives New York State HEAL Grant of $5,357,680

(JUNE 18, 2012) Far Rockaway, NY - - - St. John’s Episcopal Hospital has received news of a forthcoming grant of $5,357,680 from New York State’s Health Care Efficiency and Affordability Law (HEAL NY), announced Nelson E. Toebbe, Chief ...

St. John's Episcopal Hospital Cuts Ribbon for New Admitting Area

(MAY 16, 2012) Far Rockaway, NY - - - St. John's Episcopal Hospital held a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house for the renovated Admitting Department on Tuesday, May 1, 2012. Nelson Toebbe, Chief Executive Officer, St. John's, and Sheldon ...

St. John's Episcopal Hospital Expands Podiatry Training to Mercy Medical Center

(APRIL 18, 2012) Far Rockaway, NY - - - St. John's Episcopal Hospital is extending its post-graduate training program in podiatry to include Mercy Medical Center in Rockville Centre, NY. Under the leadership of Lloyd Bardfeld, DPM, Chief of ...

Schumer. Goldfeder: Vitally-needed Medical Education Training Slots coming to St. John's Episcopal Hospital in Far Rockaway

For Immediate Release: Contacts: Nick Kelly 646-438-0113 February 17, 2012 SCHUMER, GOLDFEDER: VITALLY-NEEDED MEDICAL EDUCATION TRAINING SLOTS COMING TO ST. JOHN’S EPISCOPAL HOSPITAL IN FAR ROCKAWAY–SENATOR, ASSEMBLYMAN PLEDGE TO HELP ...

St. John's Episcopal Hospital Receives Donation for $250,000 from Development Board

(FEBRUARY 6, 2012) Far Rockaway, NY - - - The Development Board of St. John's Episcopal Hospital presented Hospital administration with a check for $250,000 on Tuesday, January 31, 2012. The donation is the final payment on a recent Development ...

St. John’s Episcopal Hospital Names Dr. Strojan Director of Osteopathic Programs

(JANUARY 18, 2012) Far Rockaway, NY - - - St. John’s Episcopal Hospital has named Albert J. Strojan III, DO, Director of Medical Education, Osteopathic Programs. Dr. Strojan will be responsible for the administrative and clinical aspects of the ...