AboutUs
News
Career
Donate
Contact
51 results found. Viewing page 1 of 4. Go to page 1 2 3 4   Next

Seatbelt a Factor in 30 Rock Accident

Walmart fired back at Tracy Morgan citing that the 30 Rock star was not wearing a seatbelt on June 7 th when he was critically injured, and a friend was killed in an accident. The company's 18 wheeler was allegedly speeding when it struck ...

Will Enterovirus Go…Viral?

With hundreds of children infected in the Midwest, health officials fear the virus could spread across the country. Theodore Maniatis, MD, medical director of NSLIJ-Staten Island University Hospital thinks it's unlikely. "This is a ...

Meet Staten Island’s First and Only High-Field Open MRI

SIUH Radiology: Getting the Big Picture STATEN ISLAND, NY -- Staten Island's only "High-Field" open MRI has recently been installed at Verrazano Imaging, part of Staten Island University Hospital (SIUH). The MRI unit is one of three new ...

SIUH to Provide Free Narcan, and Training to Combat Drug Overdose

In a borough that leads New York City in prescription medication abuse and heroin overdose, Staten Island University Hospital (SIUH) will be training and distributing free nasal Narcan (Naloxone) , which is used to reverse the effects of a drug ...

ODs from Painkillers Drop in Medical Marijuana States

A recent study published in JAMA looked at what happens when medical marijuana is introduced as a non-opioid alternative for the treatment of chronic pain. Opioid overdose rates were 25% lower in the 13 states with medical marijuana. "Does ...

What you need to know about the Ebola virus

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- With the Ebola virus already claiming more than 800 lives in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone, this outbreak is one of the worst to ever strike Africa. Among the biggest concerns is whether the outbreak could spread to the ...

Hot to try the Fire Challenge?

Get the 3 rd Degree from Burn Expert The Fire Challenge has been a hot button topic of conversation in recent news. Popularized on social media, the "game" involves coating your abdomen or chest with an accelerant like rubbing alcohol and ...

The Numbers Are In!

Pounds of Pills Pile Up Number. DEA Calls Give Back Day a Success. In its efforts to take unused and unwanted prescription medications out of household medicine cabinets in a borough with some of the highest rates of prescription drug abuse, the ...

US News Ranks SIUH As Regions 32nd Best Hospital

Staten Island University Hospital achieved a ranking of 32 among the 180 top-ranking hospitals in the New York metropolitan area according to US News Best Hospitals 2014-2015 Report. The report listed the 53 of the top ranking hospitals in the metro ...

As Arthur Eyes the East Coast, Doc Warns Beachgoers and Boaters Beware

The Fourth of July weekend makes for one of the busiest days in emergency rooms across the country. "Add a storm off shore, a three-day weekend, and a holiday where alcohol consumption is typically higher, it makes for a dangerous ...

Stay Independent from the ER on the Fourth of July

Independence Day is a great time to celebrate the birth of our nation. It also makes for a busy day in local emergency rooms from firework injuries, alcohol-related injuries, and burns from grills and campfires. Aired on 7/3/13, Dr. Brahim Ardolic, ...

SIUH to Celebrate Cancer Survivors Around the U.S.

National Cancer Survivors Day shows the world what life after cancer diagnosis looks like Staten Island, NY- Cancer survivors, families, friends, and the medical community will gather on June 1 at La Greci's Staaten in a "patriotic"- ...

9 Ways to Stay Out of the Burn Unit Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day weekend is here. It's a great weekend to spend time with family and friend's barbequing and sitting around the campfire. It's also a great weekend to land yourself in the Burn Unit if you're not careful. Memorial Day and ...

SIUH Earns Accreditation with Commendation form Commission on Cancer

Staten Island, NY (May 16, 2014) --The Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS) has granted Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation to the cancer program at Staten Island University Hospital (SIUH). To earn voluntary ...

Happiness Is…Finally sneezing after an age of holding the “about to sneeze” face.

The flowers are blooming, birds are chirping and you're sneezing. Here are some tips to keep down the watery eyes, itchy nose and scratchy throat. Is it really allergies? When the weather dramatically changes from a tough winter to a warm spring ...
51 results found. Viewing page 1 of 4. Go to page 1 2 3 4   Next
© 2014 Staten Island University Hospital. All Rights Reserved.

Privacy Policy | Sitemap | Notice of Privacy Practices | Compliance & Patient Privacy | Disclaimer