PM Pediatrics Opens Urgent Care Center in Yonkers

PM Pediatrics Opens Urgent Care Center in Yonkers

PM Pediatrics, an urgent care center that specializes in treating newborns to young adults, recently opened in Yonkers. The Yonkers urgent care center features a jungle theme to make the facility kid-friendly.

Ask the Expert: What are the Booster Seat Requirements for Kids?

Ask the Expert: What are the Booster Seat Requirements for Kids?

Before considering graduating your child from a booster seat in the car, make sure you know the child car seat and booster seat requirements to keep your son or daughter safe on the road.

Montefiore Expands Gastroenterology and Nutrition Division

Montefiore Expands Gastroenterology and Nutrition Division

The Children's Hospital at Montefiore, located in the Bronx, recently expanded its pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition department with a state-of-the-art pediatric endoscopy suite and its urology division with new staff and a hybrid lab.

NYC Launches Fruit and Vegetable Prescription Program Pilot

NYC Launches Fruit and Vegetable Prescription Program Pilot

New York City recently launched a new health initiative at Lincoln Medical Center and Harlem Medical Center to get low-income and at-risk patients to eat healthier. The Health Bucks four-month pilot program helps those patients purchase produce from farmers' markets.

The Hospital for Special Surgery Opens Children's Pavilion

The Hospital for Special Surgery Opens Children's Pavilion

The Lerner Children’s Pavilion is a pediatric orthopedic hospital within The Hospital for Special Surgery, the No. 1 hospital for orthopedics in the country. The family-friendly hospital on the Upper East Side features private patient rooms with in-room family accommodations; safe play areas for patients and their siblings; and a nature-influenced design.

PM Pediatrics Opens North Babylon Location

PM Pediatrics Opens North Babylon Location

Children’s health care provider, PM Pediatrics, now has a location in North Babylon. The facility uses equipment and medical supplies that are designed for children of all ages and sizes and is open 365 days a year. The pediatric medical center in North Babylon treats an array of illnesses and injuries in a kid-friendly facility.

Local Doctors Open Urgent Care Center in Mamaroneck

Local Doctors Open Urgent Care Center in Mamaroneck

Five local doctors recently opened MDxpress, an urgent care center in Mamaroneck. Similar to an emergency room, the doctors at the MDxpress treat ailments such as stomachaches, sore throats, and lacerations needing stitches without the long wait.

Bronx Hospital Named Finalist for 2012 Quality Prize

Bronx Hospital Named Finalist for 2012 Quality Prize

Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center located in the Bronx was recognized as a finalist for the 2012 American Hospital Association McKesson Quest for Quality Prize. The prize is awarded to the hospital that best demonstrates an organizational commitment to and progress in achieving the Institute of Medicine's six quality aims.

Should I Take My Child to Urgent Care or the ER?

Should I Take My Child to Urgent Care or the ER?

Your child is feeling sick or has an injury. Do you know whether to take him to see the physician or to the hospital's ER? A Long Island doctor helps you decide.

PM Pediatrics Named One of the Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2011

PM Pediatrics Named One of the Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2011

PM Pediatrics, a preeminent provider of after-hours pediatric urgent care in New York, announced last week that it was selected as one of Modern Healthcare's "Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2011" -- one of only three New York-based companies to make the national list.

NYU Langone Medical Center Receives $50 Million to Build New Children's Hospital

NYU Langone Medical Center Receives $50 Million to Build New Children's Hospital

The Hassenfeld family has donated $50 million to NYU Langone Medical Center to fund the creation of the Hassenfeld Pediatric Center, a dedicated children's hospital scheduled to be built on the East Side of Manhattan.

Brooklyn Hospital Center Opens New Family Health Center

Brooklyn Hospital Center Opens New Family Health Center

The Brooklyn Hospital Center celebrated the grand opening of its expanded 61st Street Family Health and WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Center in Sunset Park on June 1.

New Technology at the Bronx's Rett Syndrome Center Helps Children Communicate

New Technology at the Bronx's Rett Syndrome Center Helps Children Communicate

New eye-gaze technologies at the Rett Syndrome Center at The Children's Hospital at Montefiore in the Bronx allow children affected by Rett to communicate with others.

A Parents' Guide to Health and Well Being

A Parents' Guide to Health and Well Being

We've rounded up a selection of Greenwich Hospital's best health advice for moms, dads, and kids.

Strong Bones and Healthy Nutrition

Strong Bones and Healthy Nutrition

Want to maintain a calcium-rich diet for strong healthy bones? We've listed some tips, courtesy of Greenwich Hospital.

New York Methodist Hospital Seeks Volunteers

New York Methodist Hospital Seeks Volunteers

New York Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn is looking for volunteers to commit to 150 hours of service within a six-month span.

Identifying When To Take Your Child To The Emergency Room

Identifying When To Take Your Child To The Emergency Room

Children get sick all the time--but when is the right time to take them to the emergency room? Here are some warning signs that your child's illness may be more serious.

Yale Fertility Center Opens in Westport, CT

Yale Fertility Center Opens in Westport, CT

The Yale Fertility Center, a division of Yale University's School of Medicine, opened a new location in Westport, Connecticut.

Fidelis Care Opens Office in Patchogue, NY

Fidelis Care Opens Office in Patchogue, NY

Fidelis Care opens its second location in Suffolk County, Long Island.

PM Pediatrics Opens in Bayside, Queens

PM Pediatrics Opens in Bayside, Queens

PM Pediatrics, a pediatric urgent care practice with locations in Westchester County, NY, and on Long Island, has expanded to Bayside, Queens.

Mount Sinai Queens Honored for Advances in Breast Health Awareness

Mount Sinai Queens Honored for Advances in Breast Health Awareness

Mount Sinai Hospital in Queens, NY, was presented with a Community Recognition Award November 17 for its work in battling breast cancer and providing preventative care.

New York State Heath Insurance Options for Children and Families

New York State Heath Insurance Options for Children and Families

Learn about statewide health care options for families of varied financial means.

Psychological Center Opens on Queens College Campus

Psychological Center Opens on Queens College Campus

The Queens College Psychological Center recently opened, offering low- to no-cost services to local children, adolescents, and adults.

Where to Find Professional Help for Children's Sleep Disorders in the New York Metro Area

Where to Find Professional Help for Children's Sleep Disorders in the New York Metro Area

A list of centers that provide professional help for common children's sleep disorders, such as night terrors, teeth grinding, and bed-wetting. Find professional help in NYC, Long Island, Rockland and Westchester Counties, and Fairfield County, CT.

Beth Israel Medical Center Bans Baby Formula in New Mom Gift Bags

Beth Israel Medical Center Bans Baby Formula in New Mom Gift Bags

New York City Hospital Joins National Campaign to Stop the Marketing of Baby Formula to New Moms




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