SUNY Downstate withdraws Long Island College Hospital closure plan

SUNY downstate trustees say the medical center is

SUNY downstate trustees say the medical center is still experiencing serious financial problems. (Credit: News 12)

SUNY Downstate has withdrawn its plans to shut down the cash-strapped Long Island College Hospital (LICH). "We are withdrawing our closure plan so we can work with the state and other stakeholders on a sustainability plan for Brooklyn's only medical school and to ensure quality medical care throughout the borough," said SUNY Downstate officials in a written memo. Hospital employees and...

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