The Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation, conveniently located at the Queens-Nassau County border in New Hyde Park, New York, is a non-profit that offers short term rehabilitation, sub-acute care and nursing home care, as well as community-based health care, encompassing adult day health care, an Alzheimer center, home health care, and a hospice program that serves terminally ill patients in their own homes or in nursing facilities, including Parker's nursing home.
Parker's residents and patients, and those who live in New York City and Long Island, also benefit from on-site dialysis, provided by Queens-Long Island Renal Institute, Inc., and medical transportation, provided by Lakeville Ambulette Transportation, LLC.
Parker has its own medical department, and is renowned for skilled nursing, professional social work, superb dining, an on-site pharmacy, and excellent therapeutic recreation. The Institute is among the leaders in teaching and geriatric research, and is at the forefront of innovations in patient-centered care and technology. Parker's staff not only provides the best health care, therapy and social work services, but also extends the hand of reassurance, the smile that warms the heart, and the words that say everything will be okay.
Excellence is the standard at Parker.
In The News:
Residents and Patients at Parker now have access to state-of-the-art technology, thanks to a donation by Custom Computer Specialists, Inc. > more
Kathleen Darmstadt, Parker's Director of Finance, was among the women honored by the Queens Courier newspapers and Queens Businesses at the Eleventh Annual Top Women in Business awards dinner, May 9, 2013. > more
Students of St. John's University College of Professional Studies presented "Who I Am," a multimedia installation featuring several Parker residents. > more
The Center for the Women of New York, one of the region's leading women's advocacy organizations, bestowed one of its annual "Leadership" Awards to Jeannie Doherty-Benckwit, RN, AgeWell New York's Director of Outreach and Enrollment. > more
To mark Earth Day 2013, Parker residents enjoyed a full day of special programs and activities, including a botany demonstration, a hands-on gardening clinic, and a discussion on conservation and energy consumption. > more
A team from Parker, led by President and CEO, Michael N. Rosenblut, visited New York lawmakers in Washington this week. Parker's message was clear: protect programs and services for older adults. > more
Parker's President and CEO Michael N. Rosenblut was named Business Person of the Year by the Queens Chamber of Commerce, on Thursday, March 7th. > more
Chris Lynch, Director of Operations of Lakeville Ambulette Transportation, LLC, received recognition as one of the region's "Rising Stars," at evening ceremonies and a reception held at Citi Field, on Thursday, January 31st. > more