Mather Hospital Emergency Department earns national award for exceptional care

PORT JEFFERSON, NY – Mather Hospital was one of 29 hospitals nationwide to receive the Emergency Nurses Association Lantern Award for demonstrating exceptional and innovative performance in leadership, practice, education, advocacy, and research.   “The ENA Lantern Award is a display of all the hard work and innovation that the Emergency Department nurses and staff…

Americans with Disabilities Act

Mather Hospital aims to deliver the highest quality of care to all, regardless of disability in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.  Any person who believes they have been subject to an unlawful discrimination practice under ADA may file a complaint with Mather Hospital. For more information on Mather Hospital’s ADA program and the…

Cindy, Manorville

I suffered with obesity for more than 20 years.  My kids were getting older and I realized it was time for me to get my own life since I had lived my life for them for the last 20 years.

The gastric sleeve surgery changed my life in so many ways.  I’m a different person.  I’m more confident walking into a room.  I’m more open to making new friends and new relationships.  People look at you differently when you’re morbidly obese.  They treat you differently.