NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital

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New York-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare System
Geography
Location 506 6th St, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States
Coordinates 40°40′03″N 73°58′43″W / 40.66750°N 73.97861°W / 40.66750; -73.97861Coordinates: 40°40′03″N 73°58′43″W / 40.66750°N 73.97861°W / 40.66750; -73.97861
Organization
Funding Non-profit hospital
Affiliated university Weill Cornell Medical College
Network NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare System
Services
Beds 651 (including bassinets)
History
Founded May 27, 1881
Links
Website www.nyp.org/brooklyn
Lists Hospitals in New York

New York-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital is located in Park Slope in Brooklyn, New York, between Seventh and Eighth Avenues, on Sixth Street. The academic hospital is a 651-bed[1] (including bassinets) and provides services to some 42,000 inpatients each year. In addition, approximately 500,000 outpatient visits and services are logged annually. NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital offers specialized care in the following areas: advanced and minimally invasive surgery, advanced otolaryngology, asthma and lung disease, cancer care, cardiology and cardiac surgery, diabetes and other endocrine disorders, digestive and liver disorders, healthy aging, neurosciences, orthopedic medicine and surgery, vascular medicine and surgery and women's health. NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital is affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine.

As a major teaching hospital, with nine graduate medical education residency programs and six fellowship programs, NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital is equipped with highly advanced medical equipment and technology. The staff of physicians, residents, PAs, NPs, nurses, therapists, technologists and other dedicated employees stands behind the excellent reputation NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital has earned during the 136 years it has served our community.

http://www.nyp.org/brooklyn

Name change[edit]

In January 2017, New York Methodist Hospital became part of the NewYork-Presbyterian Regional Hospital network and the name was changed the NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital. [2]

History[edit]

Founded in 1881, NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital was the first Methodist hospital in the country.


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