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Op-Ed: Borough hospitals on critical list
News Op-Ed 8/17/2013 at 11:34AM

BOROUGH PRESIDENT HELEN MARSHALL This week, Holliswood Hospital plans to begin laying off almost 400 employees after failing to secure working capital financing to avoid closure. Sad as this is, the announcement is just the latest in a litany of closed hospitals in Queens in recent years. In 2002, Queens had 14 acute care hospitals. [...]