South Nassau Community Hospital Executive Meeting
On November 11th, 2009, Achiezer chaired a meeting with several key hospital executives, including the CEO, Mr. Joseph Quagliata, to discuss various options to improve the relationship between the hospital and the community.
Here are the highlights of the topics covered:
* Erev Shabbos discharge program- to help ensure that those who are medically cleared to go home before Shabbos, will be given an expedited discharge.
* The dedication of a Jewish respite room for patients' and thier families.
* The implementation of Achiezer representatives to act as liasons and help to coordinate the care of patients.
* An overall discussion of the needs and sensitivities of Jewish patients.