In partnership with the Fort Greene Park Conservancy and the New York City Parks Department, The Brooklyn Hospital Center has created a Garden of Heroes, placing a bench and six newly planted limber pine trees in honor of each of the hospital employees who passed away during the coronavirus spring 2020 surge.
October 16, 2020
TBHC Launches New Web Q&A Series: Ask A Nurse
With the rapid influx of changing COVID-19 information, TBHC’s Nursing Education launched a health education series, open to the community and employees alike. The sessions are prerecorded Zoom chats filmed with our team of expert nurses. On October 14, the first Q&A covered the similarities and differences between COVID-19 and influenza, and was hosted by Aileen Tanafranca, AVP of Nursing Administration and Strategy.
October 15, 2020
The Brooklyn Hospital Foundation Hosts Its First VIRTUAL Founders Ball
On Monday, October 26, The Brooklyn Hospital Foundation will host its first ever VIRTUAL Founders Ball event. The celebration recognizes The Brooklyn Hospital Center’s 175th anniversary — an important milestone in the hospital’s continuous history of serving the people of Brooklyn — and honors healthcare heroes who worked around the clock battling the COVID-19 crisis with skill, dedication and bravery.
October 14, 2020
Women's Health Center at The Brooklyn Hospital Center Certified for Patient Safety Processes by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
The Women's Health Center, at The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC) 121 DeKalb Avenue in Downtown Brooklyn, has been awarded Safety Certification in Outpatient Practice Excellence (SCOPE) for Women’s Health Program certification. SCOPE is a safety-focused program of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG). TBHC’s Women’s Health Center is among the first OB/GYN offices in the country to be certified.
September 30, 2020
TBHC’s Leaders Gary G. Terrinoni and Dr. Antonio Mendez Recognized for Their Contributions
Many of the staff at The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC) have had a positive impact on their communities and ALL of the staff served heroically during the recent Covid-19 crisis this spring. Two TBHC leaders recently were specifically lauded by City & State NY.