Blog Posts in April, 2019

See what's new at your community hospital - GCH Today
Apr 24, 2019

Garden City Hospital Today! - Spring 2019 See what's new at your community hospital! Passport to Good Health, 100 Top Hospitals designation, healthy tips from our doctors, announcements of upcoming growth initiatives and more. Read more

Preparing for the future: a 100 Top major teaching hospital
Apr 12, 2019

Garden City Hospital is proud to be training the next generation of physicians. The teaching program has provided postdoctoral medical education to more than 1,300 DOs, and currently has 89 residents in 10 different departments. The Internal ...

Get treated, not seated with Fast Track ER
Apr 12, 2019

Part of being a Top 100 hospital means having quick emergency turnaround times. With new and improved processes, our priority is to get you treated as quickly as possible. Your time is valuable, and we know it’s important to get back to the ...

Tips on healthy eating
Apr 11, 2019

Dr. Enshiwat, MD You’ve probably heard it before: eat your fruits and vegetables! But why is nutrition so important? According to the CDC, many Americans lack an adequate source of good nutrition. Adopting a healthy diet is one of the easiest ...

Cholesterol: How to reduce your risk
Apr 10, 2019

Dr. Randy Kay, DO Understanding cholesterol and how it can affect your health is important. According to the CDC, blood cholesterol is a substance made by your liver that helps your body make hormones and digest fatty foods. Bad cholesterol, or LDL, ...

Is it the flu?
Apr 9, 2019

Dr. Debra Kay, DO When we’re not feeling well, it can be difficult to know if it’s a cold or something more serious. Symptoms of a cold or the stomach flu are often confused with influenza. Dr. Deborah Kay, a family practice physician, ...

Garden City Hospital, a Watson Top 100 Hospital: Then and Now
Apr 8, 2019

Garden City Hospital recently earned the IBM Watson Top 100 Hospitals 2019 Award. GCH is the only hospital in Wayne County to receive this awared in 2019 out of over 3,000 candidates. GCH also received the Everest Award, which recognizes an overall ...

5 Tips for Staying Mindful
Apr 5, 2019

Staying mindful isn’t just about maintaining a healthy body, but also a healthy mind. With everyday stressors, it can sometimes be difficult to ease our mind. However, there are many tips and techniques for staying mindful. Often quick and ...