The Brooklyn Hospital Center & The Mount Sinai Hospital New Affiliation #health
For families living the Brooklyn area here's some good news about one of the local area hospitals. The Brooklyn Hospital Center (THBC) is now a clinical affiliate of The Mount Sinai Hospital and an academic affiliate of The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
This joint affiliation will expand physician and medical services for the more than one million residents in The Brooklyn Hospital Center’s service area, while expanding the Mount Sinai Health System’s clinical services in New York City’s second most populous borough.
“We are proud to partner with TBHC on delivering even more advanced and specialty care options for our patients,” said Arthur Klein, MD, President of the Mount Sinai Health Network. “The Brooklyn Hospital Center will be an important partner as we work together to transform the delivery of healthcare in our state.”
The Brooklyn Hospital Center, a 169-year-old Downtown Brooklyn institution, recently received industry attention and recognition for its superior performance in a variety of fields, including surgical care, heart failure, diabetes, and pneumonia.
“The Brooklyn Hospital Center and The Mount Sinai Hospital share a strong commitment to expanding health care in Brooklyn,” said The Brooklyn Hospital Center’s President and CEO Richard B. Becker, MD. “We are excited about integrating our networks of physicians and services into a connected system that will provide top-quality care across a full spectrum of preventive, primary, emergency, and highly specialized care.”
TBHC is also home to top-rated doctors in infectious diseases, neurosurgery, gastroenterology, orthopaedics, family medicine, and radiation oncology.
For more information about The Brooklyn Hospital Center, visit www.tbh.org.
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For more information about The Mount Sinai Hospital, visit www.mountsinai.org
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