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10/31/14 12:00pm
KATHARINE SCHROEDER PHOTO Eastern Long Island Hospital in Greenport could soon become part of a larger hospital system.

KATHARINE SCHROEDER PHOTO
Eastern Long Island Hospital in Greenport could soon become part of a larger hospital system.

If a partnership agreement is inked between huge up-island facilities and the two East End hospitals, it’s obvious health care here will change.

The questions are how, and how much. (more…)

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10/23/14 2:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ Town Councilwoman Chris Lewis thinks local hospitals joining a consortium would not affect patient care.

BEVERLEA WALZ Town Councilwoman Chris Lewis thinks local hospitals joining a consortium would not effect patient care.

Word that Eastern Long Island Hospital and Peconic Bay Medical Center are engaged in talks about affiliating with either Stony Brook University Hospital (SBUH) or the North Shore-LIJ Health System could affect mostly the business operations, rather than patient care. (more…)