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Your Health Means Everything®

It is the mission of NYU Winthrop Hospital to provide high quality, safe, culturally competent, and comprehensive health care services in a teaching and research environment which improve the health and well-being of the residents of Nassau County and contiguous county areas…based on a profound commitment to an enduring guiding principle – “Your Health Means Everything.”


NYU Winthrop Hospital is a 591-bed university-affiliated medical center and Nassau County’s only American College of Surgeons certified adult Level 1 Trauma Center with full adult and pediatric capabilities. NYU Winthrop proudly offers sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty of medicine and surgery.

We are a major regional healthcare resource with a deep commitment to medical education and research, offering a full complement of inpatient and outpatient services. Rest assured that whatever medical care you or your family may need, NYU Winthrop is committed to a profound guiding principle: ”Your Health Means Everything”

NYU Winthrop has a vibrant multi-faceted research program. As part of its mission as a teaching hospital, NYU Winthrop physicians and scientists are engaged in groundbreaking basic and clinical biomedical research.

Ever changing and growing with the diverse community it serves, NYU Winthrop Hospital is, in many ways, a unique institution, simultaneously large and small, regional as well as local. We successfully blend the progressive philosophy, sophistication and advances of a teaching and research institution with a very personal approach to patient care – an approach that has become the cornerstone of our organization.

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John F. Collins
President and CEO

Welcome to NYU Winthrop Hospital. As NYU Winthrop’s President and Chief Executive Officer, I can assure you that every member of our staff is committed to providing you with superior care and service that will make your hospital stay as comfortable as possible.

We are keenly aware that hospitalization can be a time of anxiety and confusion for patients and their families. This patient guide has been prepared to help you understand the process and to provide you with answers to questions frequently asked by our guests during their stay with us. Yet, because we recognize that every patient is a special person with unique needs, I invite you to speak with any of our highly qualified staff members if you have any questions about healthcare or your stay at NYU Winthrop. It is important to us that you feel comfortable and confident about the care you receive while you are at our Hospital.

In many ways, NYU Winthrop Hospital is a unique institution. We blend very personalized care with the technologically advanced capability of a major teaching and medical research center. We treat each person with the personal respect and dignity they deserve and have come to expect at NYU Winthrop.

Please remember our Board of Directors, administration, physicians, nurses and employees are here to serve you during your stay at NYU Winthrop.


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With more than 75 divisions of specialty care including comprehensive inpatient and outpatient programs for every stage of life, a multifaceted Research and Academic Center and the NYU Long Island School of Medicine focused on primary care, NYU Winthrop Hospital joined NYU Langone Health as of August 1, 2019.

Learn More about NYU Langone Health