Northwell Health

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Northwell Health
IndustryHealth care
FoundedGreat Neck, New York, United States
1997; 24 years ago (1997)
FounderMerger of North Shore Health System and LIJ Medical Center
United States
Area served
New York metropolitan area
Key people
Michael J. Dowling, president and chief executive officer (since January 2002)
ProductsHealthcare and medical
ServicesHospital network
Number of employees

Northwell Health is a nonprofit integrated healthcare network that is New York State's largest healthcare provider and private employer, with more than 74,000 employees in 2020.[1] In 2019 Northwell was home to 23 hospitals and more than 700 outpatient facilities, as well as the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, urgent care centers, kidney dialysis centers, acute inpatient rehabilitation, sub-acute rehabilitation and skilled-nursing facilities, a home care network, a hospice network, and other services. It was formerly called North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System and renamed in 2015.[2] The flagship hospitals of Northwell are North Shore University Hospital and Long Island Jewish Medical Center (LIJ Medical Center).


The following hospitals and medical facilities are part of Northwell Health. All locations are in New York.[3]

Name Location County or Borough Opened
Cohen Children's Medical Center New Hyde Park Nassau 1983
Glen Cove Hospital Glen Cove Nassau 1921
Huntington Hospital; Old Building from across Park Avenue.jpg Huntington Hospital Huntington Suffolk 1916
StVincents.jpg Lenox Health Greenwich Village Greenwich Village Manhattan 2014
Lenox Hill Hospital Park Av jeh.jpg Lenox Hill Hospital Upper East Side Manhattan 1857
LIJ Zuckerberg pavilion fr eastern lawn jeh.jpg Long Island Jewish Medical Center Glen Oaks and Lake Success Queens and Nassau 1954
Long Island Jewish Forest Hills Hospital.jpeg Long Island Jewish Forest Hills Forest Hills Queens 1953
Long Island Jewish Valley Stream Valley Stream Nassau
Maimonides Medi Cent 49-10 jeh.JPG Maimonides Medical Center Borough Park Brooklyn 1911
Manhattan-eye.jpg Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital Upper East Side Manhattan 1869
John Mather Memorial Hospital; Port Jeff.jpg Mather Hospital Port Jefferson Suffolk 1929
NSUH.jpg North Shore University Hospital Manhasset Nassau 1953
Northern Westchester Hospital Emergency Department.jpg Northern Westchester Hospital Mount Kisco Westchester 1916
Peconic Bay Medical Center Riverhead Suffolk 1951
Phelps Hospital Sleepy Hollow Westchester 1950s
NSLIJ Plainview Hospital.jpg Plainview Hospital Plainview Nassau 1961
South Oaks Hospital Amityville Suffolk
South Shore University Hospital Bay Shore Suffolk 1911
SIUH South jeh.JPG Staten Island University Hospital North & South South Beach and Prince's Bay Staten Island 1861
Syosset Hospital Syosset Nassau
Zucker Hillside Hospital, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Glen Oaks, New York, United States.jpg Zucker Hillside Hospital Glen Oaks Queens 1926


  1. ^ "Northwell home page as of September 2020". Northwell About Us. September 2020. Archived from the original on 16 September 2020. Retrieved 14 September 2020.
  2. ^ Powderly, Henry (14 September 2015). "North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System changes name to Northwell Health". Healthcare Finance News. Archived from the original on 7 April 2016. Retrieved 30 March 2016.
  3. ^ "Locations | Northwell Health". Archived from the original on 16 April 2020. Retrieved 5 April 2020.

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