SUNY says it will close Long Island College Hospital on May 22. Photo: Mary Frost

Doors close, treatment ends May 22 Despite Brooklyn officials’ entreaties to SUNY Chairman H. Carl McCall to put the closure of Long Island College Hospital (LICH) on hold until a new operator can step in, SUNY says it will shut LICH’s doors on May 22. The case continues in Brooklyn on Tuesday before state Supreme Court Justice Read More →

In another amazing twist in the case of Long Island College Hospital, the three top bidders are trying to work out a joint plan to buy the hospital. Photo by Mary Frost

Justice Baynes moves to cut through the clutter of litigation State Supreme Court Justice Johnny Lee Baynes astounded a courtroom filled with lawyers, litigants and residents on Thursday when he asked attorneys for three competing bidders for Brooklyn’s Long Island College Hospital (LICH) to gather behind closed doors to try to work out a joint Read More →