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Amidst protests, NYU Langone takes over health center at LICH

Posted on by Ingram Hebron

Brooklyn site renamed ‘NYU Langone-Cobble Hill’

NYU Langone Medical Center reopened a walk-in emergency department at the former Long Island College Hospital (LICH) in Brooklyn early Friday morning under a new name: “NYU Langone-Cobble Hill.”

Inside the refurbished facility, NYU Langone staff familiarized themselves with computer systems and made up observation beds.

Outside, protesters chanted, cried and hugged long-time LICH nurses and healthcare workers as they streamed out of the emergency room doors at the end of their final shift.

 

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