The Brooklyn Hospital Center’s Outpatient Pharmacy is now open and dispensing prescriptions for patients, hospital employees and the Downtown Brooklyn community. Robert DiGregorio, PharmD, Senior Director, Pharmacy at The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC), said The Outpatient Pharmacy is designed to help patients, employees and the community manage all of their medication needs, including prescription and over-the-counter medications, as well as vitamins.
August 22, 2017
OP-ED: Brooklyn Growing Rapidly: The Need for a Modernized Emergency Department at The Brooklyn Hospital Center
The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC) recently received a $25 million Statewide Health Care Facility Transformation Program grant award from The New York State Department of Health to modernize our Emergency Department (ED) facilities and improve access to quality care. This funding will ensure that TBHC addresses urgent and emergent services for Brooklynites while we continue collaborations with other community-based providers including skilled nursing facilities and federally qualified health centers to provide the best care in the appropriate setting for our residents.
August 13, 2017
TBHC Celebrates Annual ‘Saturday in the Park’ Community Health Fair
Scores of local residents were treated to free health screenings, medical information, face painting, music and fun at The Brooklyn Hospital Center’s annual Saturday in the Park Community Health Fair held in Brooklyn’s historic Fort Greene Park on August 12. “Keeping Brooklyn Healthy is our mission,” said Gary G. Terrinoni, President and Chief Operating Officer of The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC). “We were able to assist local residents by allowing them to talk to physicians and healthcare providers and learn about the many health and wellness services we offer at TBHC.
August 7, 2017
TBHC Receives $25 Million Grant from New York State Department of Health to Modernize Emergency Department and Improve Patient Access to Quality Medical Care!
The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC) has received the largest award for any New York City health provider as part of The Statewide Health Care Facility Transformation Program (SHCFTP) from the New York State Department of Health to expand and upgrade its emergency department facilities.
July 26, 2017
Reception Marks New TBHC and BAM Relationship
Two historic Brooklyn institutions recently joined forces. The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC) is now the Official Healthcare Provider of Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM). Between TBHC (founded in 1845) and BAM (founded in 1861), they share 328 years of serving Brooklyn!