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Department of Emergency Medicine
Over the course of one year, the Emergency Medicine Department at Franklin Hospital in Valley Stream, Long Island, NY, sees approximately 43,000 patients. One of the most advanced emergency medicine departments in the region, it is staffed by all board-certified/board-eligible emergency physicians, dedicated emergency medicine nurses and certified physician assistants 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Franklin Hospital provides a full range of services, including orthopaedics, wound care, pain management, psychiatry, hospice and ambulatory surgery. We also have a 21-bed short-term psychiatric unit.
Franklin Hospital Accomplishments
A 305-bed community hospital, Franklin Hospital is an award-winning facility recognized for its unique programs and the quality of patient care:
For more information about the Department of Emergency Medicine at Franklin Hospital, Valley Stream, Long Island, NY, contact Director of Emergency Medicine Dr. John Rohe or Nursing Director Helena Willis, RN, at (516) 256-6353.
Our Emergency Medicine Department provides many advanced programs to ensure that our patients get state-of-the-art care for virtually any illness or injury:
Franklin Hospital is one of 11 hospitals in North Shore-LIJ Health System to receive the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Quality Achievement Awards. We were recognized for achieving 85 percent or higher adherence to all Stroke Performance indicators for 12 consecutive months. In 2010, our hospital received their Gold Plus Award.
With easy access to the Southern State Parkway and just 10 minutes from JFK airport, our location in Valley Stream, Long Island, makes it easy for residents of Nassau and Southeastern Queens counties to benefit from the highest standard of emergency care. We welcome your inquiries and comments.