Protestors for LICH ER facilities

SUNY says NYU is prepping space for September move-in Supporters of Long Island College Hospital (LICH) rallied outside the Cobble Hill hospital’s emergency department on Thursday to express concern about SUNY shrinking what remains of the ER. SUNY workers moved the unit into the hospital’s former pediatric emergency department, a smaller space. SUNY, which has Read More →

Long Island College Hospital Sign

Brooklyn officials on Thursday asked state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli to conduct investigations of SUNY’s sale of Long Island College Hospital (LICH) to Fortis. Officials said SUNY’s “flawed selection process” has resulted in “the disregard of the community’s essential healthcare needs.” The letters were signed by state Senator Daniel Squadron, Read More →