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, the Granat 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:
Martha Wolf, Director of Community Dementia Care, and Ken Smaltz Jr., member of Parker's Associate Board of Trustees, appeared on Sunday's edition of ABC's Here and Now to discuss Alzheimer's care and advocacy. > more
The 2014 LeadingAge New York Art Exhibit, currently traveling New York State, reached Parker Jewish Institute on August 7 for a day-long public viewing. > more
Pam Horowitz, Parker's Director of Long Term Care, was among the women honored by the Queens Courier newspapers and Queens Businesses at the Twelfth Annual Top Women in Business awards dinner. > more
The theme for this year's National Nurses Week, "Nurses: Leading the Way," is a fitting one at Parker. > more
Parker's Associate Board of Trustees inducted the 2014 class of Parker Platinum Professionals, Parker's network of young professionals distinguished for their leadership, charitable, civic and community involvement, > more
McKnight's, the nation's largest long term care industry magazine, credited Parker for demonstrating how technology can improve patient outcomes during the transition process. > more