Ann Lee Named Materials Management Director

April 12, 2016 Ann Lee has been named Materials Management Director at John T. Mather Memorial Hospital. In her new role, she will oversee Materials Management, the Storeroom, Mailroom and Bio-Medical Engineering. She will negotiate Group Purchasing Organization contracts and participate in negotiating contracts that reduce Hospital expenditures. She will meet with department supervisors to…

Families Walk & Run for Hope May 7

February 8, 2016 It’s not too early to break in your running shoes–the Families Walk & Run for Hope is just three months away. Join hundreds of others for a five mile walk and run for breast cancer and support the Fortunato Breast Health Center at Mather Hospital. The event features family friendly activities, including the…

Prostate Cancer CyberKnife Seminar Sat., Feb.13 at Bay Shore-Brightwaters Library

February 5, 2016 Advanced treatment for prostate cancer using CyberKnife technology will be the topic of a free breakfast seminar hosted by the Us TOO Prostate Cancer Support Group on Saturday, Feb. 13 from 9:30-Noon at the Bay Shore-Brightwaters Public Library. To register, call (631) 686-7878 or go to precisioncyberknifeofny.org/seminar. CyberKnife uses multiple beams of…

Learn to Manage Your Diabetes with Classes Offered at Mather

February 3, 2016 A nine-week series of classes at John T. Mather Memorial Hospital is designed to help those with diabetes better manage and live with their condition. The classes, which meet Tuesday afternoons, will include: •           What is Diabetes? •           Physical Activity & Exercise •           Monitoring and Goal-Setting •           Oral & Injectable Medications •          …