Tag: nurse

Long Islander Shares Self-Care Tips With Fellow Nurses in New Book

For all the care that nurses give their patients, they often forget to take care of themselves. That’s why Xiomely Famighetti, an ICU nurse at South Shore University Hospital in Bay Shore, wrote the book Self-Care for Nurses: 100+ Ways to Rest, Reset, and Feel Your Best, which was released by Simon & Schuster’s Adams Media imprint on April 19.

Northwell LIJ Nurse, First to Get Covid Vaccine, Honored at White...

A critical care nurse at Northwell Health's Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New Hyde Park, who became famous in December as the first person in the United States to be vaccinated against the Covid-19 virus, was honored at the White House Friday and will be the grand marshal of Wednesday's Hometown Heroes Parade in New York City.

Northwell Nurse Choir Gets the Gold on America’s Got Talent Audition

The Northwell Health Nurse Choir from Long Island put on an inspiring and heartwarming audition on America’s Got Talent, impressing the judges and earning them the golden buzzer, giving them an automatic spot in the quarterfinals. 

Merrick Nurse Allegedly Stole More Than 1,000 Vials of Fentanyl

A Merrick nurse was arrested and arraigned on Tuesday for allegedly stealing more than 1,000 vials of fentanyl and midazolam last year from her now-former place of employment at North Shore University Hospital, according to Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas.

2020 People of The Year: Long Island Healthcare Heroes

Heroic. That is the best word to describe the selfless acts that doctors, nurses, and other medical professionals have performed while bravely serving on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic.