Local store provides blankets, gift cards and important info to moms. Babies delivered at The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC) are going home swaddled in warm blankets thanks to a generous donation from Cookie’s Department Store. “We are pleased to partner with Cookie’s to promote prenatal and newborn care and help ensure that the babies delivered at TBHC go home healthy, warm and comfortable,” says Gary G. Terrinoni, President and CEO of TBHC. “We could not ask for a better partner.
May 22, 2018
The Brooklyn Hospital Medical Center’s Weight Loss Center Achieves Important National Accreditation
Downtown Brooklyn site meets all criteria as a Comprehensive Center according to national quality standards established to deliver high-quality bariatric care. Patients seeking surgical treatment for severe obesity and its related conditions have a high-quality choice for receiving treatment at a nationally accredited program that meets the highest standards for patient safety and quality of care right in Downtown Brooklyn.
May 22, 2018
Young Girl Gives Hats to TBHC Cancer Patients
Skye Workman reminds us of the power of one person’s good efforts. Beanies, baseball caps, berets—the hats that 12-year-old Skye Workman gathers represent a dazzling assortment of how one can cover a head for protection, self-esteem and love. Skye, a Brooklyn 7th grader at Saint Bernard Catholic Academy, knew a patient who lost hair from cancer treatments.
May 11, 2018
Hakeem Jeffries Delivers Rousing Speech at TBHC Legislative Luncheon
On Friday, May 11, 2018, The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC) honored Hakeem Jeffries, US Congressman, 8th Congressional District, along with other community leaders. Rep. Jeffries gave a rousing speech, calling the hospital “a treasured Brooklyn institution,” and maintaining that he was optimistic “even in the midst of the storm.” He added all of Brooklyn and its leaders must “dismiss doubters and keep marching toward your dream.”
April 24, 2018
The Brooklyn Hospital Center Earns Best Leapfrog Safety Grade in Brooklyn
The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC) is proud to announce that they have received a B, the highest grade of all Brooklyn hospitals this spring 2018, for their commitment to keeping patients safe as measured by the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. In fact, no other hospital in New York City received a B, and only one received an A.