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NUMC has been recognized for healthcare quality by the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association in the 2017 “Best Hospitals” Edition of US News & World Report!

Victor F. Politi, MD, FACP, FACEP                                           Michael B. Mirotznik, Esq.,

President/CEO                                                                               Chairman Board of Directors


August 30, 2017



Shelley Lotenberg



East Meadow, NY…….Dr. Politi received notification from the American Heart Association | American Stroke Association (AHA|ASA) that they are pleased to recognize NUMC’s Get With The Guidelines® Performance Achievement Award in their annual U.S. News & World Report congratulatory advertisement. Achievement Awards indicate NUMC’s success in meeting performance measures and dedication to providing the highest level of patient care. Consistent adherence to up-to-date, evidence-based treatment guidelines has been shown to have a tangible impact on patients’ lives.

Congratulations to Dr. Makaryus and his cardiac team as well as Dr. Kadakia and his stroke team and thank you for your participation in Get With The Guidelines (GWTG) Quality Improvement Program and your commitment to advancing cardiovascular and stroke care.


NuHealth is a Long Island health care organization delivering essential medical care and disease and lifestyle management to everyone at every stage of life.  Also known as Nassau Health Care Corporation, NuHealth is a public benefit corporation managing the operations of Nassau Medical Center, A. Holly Patterson Extended Care and a network of Family Health Centers that bring primary and specialty care out into the community.  By emphasizing wellness, cultural sensitivity and collaborative efforts with the North Shore-LIJ Health System, NuHealth is working to make good care more affordable and easier to access.

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