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Former MediSys CEO guilty of bribery
News 9/13/2011 at 12:00AM

The former CEO of a not-for-profit corporation that supports a group of Queens and Brooklyn hospitals was found guilty on multiple counts of bribery in Manhattan federal court on September 12. David Rosen, the entrenched ex-CEO participated in a ploy to bribe New York State Senator Carl Kruger, Assemblymember William Boyland Jr. and former Assemblymember [...]

Hospital closure bill awaits gov
News Toni Cimino 9/28/2010 at 12:00AM

It’s been a year and a half since the two Caritas facilities – St. John’s Queens and Mary Immaculate Hospitals – shut their doors, and now elected officials are calling for the State Department of Health to better inform the public. On Friday, September 24, Assemblymember Rory Lancman and Senator Shirley Huntley stood in front [...]

Hospital closure laws awaits gov
News Toni Cimino 9/27/2010 at 12:00AM

It’s been a year and a half since the two Caritas facilities – St. John’s Queens and Mary Immaculate Hospitals – shut their doors, and now elected officials are calling for the State Department of Health to better inform the public. On Friday, September 24, Assemblymember Rory Lancman and Senator Shirley Huntley stood in front [...]

Family health center is reborn
News Jessica Lyons 3/16/2010 at 12:00AM

The Addabbo Family Health Center (AFHC), located in Jamaica, has experienced a large increase in patient visits thanks to a new model it has been using over the last year. Formerly known as the St. Dominic Health Center, it faced closure after its owner, Caritas Healthcare System, filed for bankruptcy in 2009. Rather than see [...]

Ok Guttman Realty Caritas properties purchase
News Toni Cimino 11/10/2009 at 12:00AM

After an injunction by the runner up in the bidding for the former Caritas properties was denied by a bankruptcy judge, it seems the sale will go through for Brooklyn-based Guttman Realty, and is expected to be complete in the next few weeks. “We had a very frank, open discussion [with Guttman],” said Dan Andrews, [...]

Defunct hospitals sold to realtor
News Toni Cimino 10/20/2009 at 12:00AM

Going… going… gone. At an auction on Friday, October 16, both St. John’s Queens and Mary Immaculate Hospitals – shuttered earlier this year – were sold to the highest bidder. According to Dan Andrews, spokesperson for Borough President Helen Marshall, the properties, formerly owned by Caritas, were bought by Brooklyn-based Guttman Realty for a total [...]

Parkway alleges shake down by Seminerio
News Toni Cimino 8/12/2009 at 12:00AM

If Dr. Robert J. Aquino has his way, The New Parkway Hospital in Forest Hills would reopen. “He is pushing for Parkway to reopen to treat people in Queens,” said Mark Fogel, a spokesperson for Aquino, the Hospital’s President and CEO. Last week, according to Fogel, they filed an “order to show cause for the [...]

Flu floods ERs as hospitals go up for sale
News Toni Cimino 5/27/2009 at 12:00AM

As H1N1 claimed its second Queens victim this past weekend, and two former hospitals are up for sale, Borough President Helen Marshall has one thing to say: “I told you, I told you, I told you.” It was revealed last week that “CB Richard Ellis has been retained on an exclusive basis by Caritas Health [...]