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Doctors of the World to open free clinic in the Rockaways
Doctors of the World to open free clinic in the Rockaways
South Maggie Hayes 8/09/2013 at 9:26AM

Doctors of the World are coming local – to the Rockaways, intending to boost the area’s health care. The international network of doctors has 14 locations worldwide which combined work in 79 countries and recently signed a lease to open a free primary health care clinic at 2-30 Beach 102nd Street, making the Rockaways the [...]

Death knell for Peninsula Hospital
Death knell for Peninsula Hospital
News Melissa Chan 4/10/2012 at 2:27PM

Peninsula Hospital has been sent to the morgue. The foundering Far Rockaway facility has officially shut its doors for good, officials said. The State Department of Health (DOH) did not return calls for comment, but former board members said the institution closed after 5 p.m. on Monday, April 9. “It’s a shame, and it’s terrible [...]

Peninsula Hospital to close
Peninsula Hospital to close
Top Stories Melissa Chan 3/27/2012 at 3:23PM

Officials plan to pull the plug on Peninsula Hospital. The floundering Far Rockaway facility is required to submit a closure plan to the state’s Department of Health (DOH), said Michael Moran, a spokesperson for the agency. News of the termination came after a long series of unshakable bankruptcy battles and instability at the hospital. Failed [...]