At a press conference on Friday, January 29th 2015, The Cohen Children’s Medical Center celebrated their verification of the Trauma Center as a Level Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center. This distinction makes the medical center the only Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center in New York City and Long Island. The verification is given by the American College of Surgeons, the gold standard in trauma verification. The Trauma Center was recently featured on CBS news for it’s role in saving the lives of 2 brothers that were victims of a stabbing. You can see the video here.
The Gambino Medical and Science Foundation, gmsf.org, is a proud supporter of the Cohen Children’s Medical Foundation, the Pediatric Trauma Center and many programs.
Cohen Children’s Medical Center (CCMC) is the largest provider of pediatric medical care in New York State and has been ranked, for the 8th year, by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best children’s hospitals in the country.