Calvary Hospital (Bronx)

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Calvary Hospital
Geography
Location 1740 Eastchester Road
The Bronx, New York 10461, United States
Organization
Care system Private
Funding Non-profit hospital
Hospital type Hospice and palliative care, affiliated with the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York[1]
Services
Beds 225[1]
History
Founded 1899
Links
Website calvaryhospital.org
Lists Hospitals in the United States

Calvary Hospital is an American non-profit institution specializing in hospice and palliative care, headquartered in the The Bronx borough of New York City, New York. The hospital has a total of 225 beds.[1]

History and operation[edit]

Calvary Hospital was founded in 1899 and is operated in connection with the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York.[1]

Type[edit]

The hospital was one of the first, and is still one of the largest, medical complexes focusing on end-of-life hospice care.[1]

Locations[edit]

In addition to its main facility in the Morris Park neighborhood of The Bronx, since 2001, it has had a 25-bed facility within the Lutheran Medical Center in the Sunset Park neighborhood of the New York City borough of Brooklyn.[2] It also has various outreach programs.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Staff (undated). "About Us". Calvary Hospital. Retrieved July 31, 2011.
  2. ^ Staff (undated). "Brooklyn Campus". Calvary Hospital. Retrieved July 31, 2011.

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Coordinates: 40°50′52.75″N 73°50′37.87″W / 40.8479861°N 73.8438528°W / 40.8479861; -73.8438528