Press Releases

January 17, 2018
This year’s winner of CHS’s highest honor is Maribeth McKeever, LCSW-R, ACHP-SW, director of bereavement services for CHS’s Good Shepherd Hospice.
January 1, 2018

West Islip, N.Y. (January 1, 2018) – Sarah Isabella Carbajal-Rodriguez celebrated New Year’s Day in style as the first baby born at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in 2018.

Delivered at 12:58 am by Aaron David, DO, Sarah weighed six pounds, eight ounces. She measured just over 19 inches long.

December 26, 2017
Toy, Food and Clothing Drives Helps Those in Need
December 14, 2017

St. Francis Hospital, The Heart Center® is the first and only site on Long Island to participate in the aMAZE Trial for patients with long-standing persistent atrial fibrillation.

December 13, 2017
Michele Staats Earns CHS Living the Mission Award.
November 22, 2017
Community Invited to Participate
November 15, 2017
81st Annual Gala … Today’s Mercy
November 14, 2017

In an effort to detect lung cancer early for high risk, current and ex-smokers, St. Francis Hospital is now offering low-dose computed tomography (CT) scans. The annual screenings are covered by most major insurance plans, including Medicare, if patients meet the following criteria: 

November 3, 2017
Free Procedure at Mercy Medical Center