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November 26, 2013
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New York Methodist Hospital Community Service Plan Available
BROOKLYN, NY—At its October 2013 meeting, the Board of Trustees of New York Methodist Hospital (NYM) approved the Hospital’s Community Service Plan (CSP) for 2014-2016.
As part of NYM’s CSP process, a community health needs assessment was conducted. Based on the results gathered in that assessment, the three year plan was developed. As required by legislative mandate, NYM’s 2014-2016 CSP has now been mailed to the New York State Department of Health.
Interested community residents can view and download the 2014-2016 CSP by going to NYM’s website, www.nym.org, and clicking on “Community Service Plan” under the “About Us” drop-down menu.
New York Methodist Hospital (NYM), a voluntary, acute-care teaching facility located in Brooklyn’s Park Slope, houses 651 inpatient beds (including bassinets) and provides services to about 40,000 inpatients each year. In addition, approximately 500,000 outpatient visits and services are logged annually. The Hospital, founded in 1881, has undergone extensive renovation and modernization over the years. NYM has Institutes in the following areas: Advanced and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Advanced Otolaryngology, Asthma and Lung Disease; Cancer Care; Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery; Digestive and Liver Disorders; Diabetes and Other Endocrine Disorders; Healthy Aging; Neurosciences; Orthopedic Medicine and Surgery, Vascular Medicine and Surgery and Women’s Health. New York Methodist Hospital is affiliated with the Weill Cornell Medical College and is a member of the NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare System.
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