Long Island Business News
January 14, 2016
Peconic Bay Medical Center is about to become part of the Northwell Health System.
The Riverhead-based hospital as of Jan. 15 will become part of the largest healthcare system on Long Island.
Peconic Bay CEO Andrew Mitchel and Northwell Health CEO Michael Dowling on Jan. 19 will take part in a formal signing ceremony to recognize the change.
Northwell Health is New York State’s largest health care provider and private employer with 21 hospitals, 61,000 employees and nearly 450 outpatient practice.
It’s also a partner in the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine and the School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies and offers health insurance through CareConnect.