About Northwell Health

Keeping You Healthy

As New York State’s largest health care provider and private employer, Northwell Health’s mission is to improve the health of our communities. Our focus is on prevention, wellness, and providing the full continuum of diagnosis, treatment and after-care services to all those we serve.

Who We Are

We are Northwell Health

Much more than a health care provider, we are about pioneering discoveries at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, visionary education at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and breakthrough innovations through Northwell Ventures.

What we do

Raising the standard of health care

At Northwell Health, we define tomorrow’s health care through clinical care, community health, education, research and entrepreneurship.

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Seamless, coordinated care

We have more than 18,500 affiliated physicians, more than 16,000 nurses and more than 4,725 volunteers to help deliver the care you need.

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Giving back to our communities

Choose from an array of programs that serve as a resource for community wellness and health-related information.

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Developing the next clinicians

Our innovative education programs combine with the nation’s largest medical residency program in the country to prepare the next generation of doctors, nurses and physician assistants.

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Empowering imagination. Pioneering discovery

The Feinstein Institute is making breakthroughs in molecular medicine, genetics, oncology, brain research, mental health, autoimmunity and bioelectronic medicine.

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Innovation is an every day practice

Northwell Ventures takes the lead on turning ideas into businesses.

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Our breakthroughs

Exceeding expectations

Our entrepreneurial spirit promotes a culture of innovation. Take a look at Northwell’s pioneering vision for changing the future of health care.

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"The goal of Northwell Health is a simple one that has been the same since its inception: be better tomorrow than we are today."
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