The Rev. Earl Jones, Sr., the immediate past chair of The Brooklyn Hospital Center’s Community Advisory Board (CAB), received a special recognition award for his dedicated community service to the hospital.
June 23, 2017
The Brooklyn Hospital Center Expands Local Access To World-Class Cardiac Care Services With The New Brooklyn Heart Center
The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC) is expanding local access to world-class cardiac care services with the recent opening of The Brooklyn Heart Center. The new service comes on the heels of TBHC’s recent recognitions for providing quality care for stroke and heart failure patients.
June 20, 2017
Musicians On Call Launches Expansion Into The Brooklyn Hospital Center
Musicians On Call (MOC), a groundbreaking nonprofit organization that brings live and recorded music to the bedsides of patients in hospitals across the country, recently launched their expansion into The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC) with the help of multi-Platinum selling recording artist Gavin DeGraw. A longtime MOC supporter, DeGraw performed for patients, families, and caregivers in the hospital’s pediatric unit.
June 15, 2017
The Brooklyn Hospital Center And The Cancer Services Program Of Brooklyn Launch Community Education Initiative Promoting Early Colon Cancer Screening
Brooklyn has some of the highest incidence and mortality rates in the New York State when it comes to colorectal cancer.Early colon cancer screening, detection and treatment can save lives. Yet, statistics show that colorectal cancer remains the second leading cause of cancer death in New York State. Each year, more than 9,000 New Yorkers develop colorectal cancer and more than 3,000 die as a result.
June 1, 2017
The Brooklyn Heart Center, Hypertension & You
Did you know that May was National Hypertension Month? The Brooklyn Heart Center provides preventative, diagnostic, interventional and emergency cardiac care, right here in your neighborhood. Read on to learn about the many resources available at TBHC when it comes to learning about hypertension and maintaining your cardiovascular health.