NYU Winthrop Hospital is a 591-bed hospital located in Mineola, New York. The hospital was founded in 1896 under the name Nassau Hospital, and was Long Island, New York's first voluntary hospital. In the 1980s, the hospital was renamed Winthrop–University Hospital, where it was a teaching hospital for Stony Brook University. In 2016, Winthrop-University Hospital announced its intentions to merge with NYU Langone Medical Center, and on April 1, 2017, Winthrop-University Hospital officially became an affiliate of NYU Langone Medical Center, and was renamed NYU Winthrop Hospital. NYU Winthrop is an adult Level 1 Trauma Center, and Nassau County’s only trauma center with full adult and pediatric capabilities.
^"Duane L. Jones, 51, Actor and Director of Stage Works, Dies". New York Times. July 28, 1988. Retrieved December 23, 2010. Duane L. Jones, a director and actor, died Friday in Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola, L.I. He was 51 years old and lived in Westbury, L.I. Marva Jones Brooks, Mr. Jones's sister and the City Attorney of Atlanta, said death was caused by cardiopulmonary arrest. Mr. Jones was director of the Maguire Theater at the State University College at Old Westbury and artistic director at the Richard Allen Center for Culture and Art in Manhattan.