Southside Hospital Celebrates Opening of New Emergency Department

Islip, NY – Islip Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter recently joined Councilman John Cochrane, Jr., members of the Northwell Health executive board, the Bohlsen family, and other local officials at a ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the opening of the new Bohlsen Family Emergency Department at Southside Hospital. The new facility features a modern layout and design that will provide a comfortable and effective experience for patients. Southside Hospital, now under the auspices of Northwell Health, named the new department in recognition of the Bohlsen family’s contributions to the hospital and the health of the community.

“This emergency department makes Southside Hospital the premier medical facility in our area. We are grateful for the work that the nurses, doctors, and staff perform every day to keep our residents safe and healthy,” said Supervisor Angie Carpenter.