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Awards and Accomplishments

Long Island Jewish Medical Center Awards and Accomplishments

    Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center was ranked by U.S. News & World Report as high-performing in six adult specialties for 2014-2015:
    • Cancer
    • Cardiology and heart surgery
    • Geriatrics
    • Nephrology
    • Neurology and neurosurgery
    • Psychiatry
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With the Guidelines Stroke Achievement Award for its designated stroke center and multidisciplinary team available 24 hours a day to treat stroke patients
  • New York State Department of Health reports show Long Island Jewish Medical Center is one of only two hospitals in New York with significantly better outcomes for angioplasty
  • Performs the most radial (wrist) catheterizations nationwide
  • Recognized for achieving highest overall safety scores in New York on the Patient Safety Survey
  • Achieved a zero central-line infection rate in the surgical intensive care unit for over a year
  • Received 2010 Commission on Cancer’s Outstanding Achievement Award for providing quality care to cancer patients
  • Unveiled TrueBeam, an innovative new system that offers a radically different approach to treating cancer with image-guided radiotherapy
  • Received the 2009/2010 Consumer Choice Award from the National Research Corp. as one of the nation’s top hospitals for the ninth consecutive year
  • Delivered the most babies in Queens in 2010: 5,115
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center and the Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation have implemented an Electronic Medical Information Transfer System for improved continuity of care