On March 5, The Brooklyn Hospital Center hosted two special guests who helped kick off TBHC’s Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams and Darryl Strawberry, baseball icon, author, pastor and colorectal cancer survivor, who said: “I was hard-headed; I thought I didn’t need a doctor. I was wrong. And now I’m urging others to get screened for colorectal cancer.”
February 7, 2019
The Brooklyn Hospital Center Launched 175th Anniversary with Laurie Cumbo, Fort Greene Park Conservancy and Walt Whitman
Throughout 2019 to 2021, The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC) will celebrate its 175th anniversary as Brooklyn’s first hospital, as well as recognize the organizations and icons that have shared the hospital’s time in history, contributing to the world’s most dynamic community.
December 13, 2018
TBHC Champions and Visionaries
The Brooklyn Hospital Center, one of its leading physician leaders, and one of its excellent nurse managers all figured prominently at the Brooklyn Daily Eagle’s Champions and Visionaries of Healthcare event at Dyker Beach Golf Club. A central message of the evening was that no one has to cross a bridge or go through a tunnel to seek the finest healthcare available.
November 8, 2018
The Brooklyn Hospital Center Earns Leapfrog Patient Safety Grade “A”
The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC) received the highest grade “A” for patient safety from the prestigious Leapfrog Group. TBHC is one of only two hospitals in all of New York City to get an “A” and is the only A-rated hospital in Brooklyn. In fact, only about 8% of hospitals in the entire State of New York received this highest grade.