West Islip resident Elyse Capozza has not only lost 170 pounds after having bariatric surgery at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center, but has gained a new perspective on life.
Members from the West Islip Breast Cancer Coalition were pretty in pink at the Good Samaritan Hospital Night at the Races as they presented a check to the hospital’s Chief Administrative Officer Nancy Simmons for
The Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation held another winning event, “Night at the Races” raising more than $65,000 to benefit its cardiac services.
Kings Park resident Frank Russo has been dealing with multiple sclerosis for more than 30 years. Now 48-years-old and needing the assistance of a scooter, he goes to the gym everyday to improve his condition. One day, shortness of breath while working out prompted him to skip the gym and stay in bed. When he started to sweat and felt chest pain, he knew something was wrong and called 911.
On March 21, 59-year-old Vincent Marullo came close to seeing his wife, Susan, and two children for the last time.
On April 14, President of the Central Council of the Guilds of Good Samaritan
Susan Grimm was recently promoted to director of volunteer services for Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center. Previously, she was the coordinator of volunteers and grants.
Good Samaritan Hospital’s Samaritan of the Month in April for the satellites
was pediatric nephrologist with the Center for Pediatric Specialty Care at Good Samaritan Hospital