Hello and welcome to New York Community Hospital!
New York Community Hospital is a 134-bed, non-profit acute care hospital located in the Midwood and Madison Park section of Brooklyn. The hospital is a member of The NewYork Presbyterian Healthcare System and maintains an academic affiliation with the The Weill Medical College of Cornell University.
Founded in 1929 by physician brothers Albert and Dudley Fritz, New York Community Hospital—then known as Madison Park Hospital—has gone through many changes over the years to meet the needs of our ever-growing, dynamic and diverse community. Today, as in the past, the hospital prides itself in providing the highest quality and safe healthcare with compassion, respect and dignity to all our patients and to the community. With expanded facilities, state-of-the-art medical technology and a patient-centered approach to care, we continue to meet this goal.
Our inpatient services include the best in emergency, medical, and surgical care. We are also proud to provide high quality and safe, technically advanced Critical Care services . Our patients are treated in a pleasant, friendly and charming environment. Providing full emergency services, New York Community Hospital is a designated 911 receiving hospital and a New York designated Stroke Center. Operating on a 24 hour 7 day a week schedule the hospital has both basic life support and advanced life support Ambulances serving the southern tier communities of Brooklyn. Among the outpatient services that are available they include Ambulatory Surgery, Pain Management, Opthalmology. Ambulatory Surgery services are comprehensive, covering many areas of specialization including Gastroenterology, Urology, Orthopedics, Neurology, Endocrinology, Consultative Phycology, Lithotripsy and General Surgery. Fully staffed Operating Room Suites are available on a 24 hour 7 days a week schedule with around the clock Board Certified Anesthesiology coverage. Additionally, we provide full Laboratory and Pathology testing as well as expanded Radiology, Cat Scan, Nuclear Medicine, Sonography and Interventional Diagnostic Services. In addition, other services that are available are Clinical Laboratory and Diagnostic Imaging Services and Ancillary Services.
In addition, the patients of New York Community Hospital have access to services offered at any of more than 40 hospitals within the New York-Presbyterian Healthcare system network at 68th Street.
In addition to high-quality medical care, New York Community Hospital continues its commitment to serving its community by offering educational programs, support groups, health screenings and many other unique programs. These initiatives strive to encourage each member of the Midwood, Madison Park & Brighton Beach communities to take charge of their health. We are also proud to be involved in several community, civic, religious and senior groups.
New York Community Hospital understands that all patients have special needs and concerns. The Hospital offers Kosher meals as supervised by the Vaad Harabbanim of the Flatbush Rabbinical Services. Pastoral and patient representative services upon request, flexible visiting hours, multilingual translation services and complimentary food and beverage services to all visitors.
The staff at New York Community Hospital is caring in many ways. Our hospital has a dedicated team of over 150 physicians, among them Board Certified physicians in 31 specialties, including Internal medicine, Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Pulmonology , Infections Diseases, Vascular Surgery, Gynecology, Plastic Surgery, Nephrology, Pain Management, Ophthalmology, Oncology, and Surgery and its subspecialties in Vascular, Cardio Thoracic, Colorectal Surgery and Urology.
It is a privilege to work with a caring, dedicated and experienced team of people, among them are very loyal physicians, nurses, technical, ancillary support, and management staff . It is a caring team of people who are committed to provide our patients with the high quality and safe care. In addition, our volunteers also provide friendly, helpful assistance to both patients and visitors alike. Should you and or your family require need healthcare services, you can rely on New York Community Hospital.
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As always,we are here to serve you. Let us know how we can serve you better—e-mail your comments or call our Patient Information Line at 718 692-5300.