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March 16, 2016

St. Charles Hospital has introduced Coronary Artery Calcium Scoring (CACS), a new screening to detect coronary artery disease (CAD) in those who have not experienced chest pain or other symptoms of the condition. CAD is the most common type of heart disease and increases the risk of heart attack. A high calcium score may indicate CAD.

March 3, 2016

St. Charles Rehabilitation will offer a free falls prevention workshop for seniors at the Rose Caracappa Senior Citizens Cultural and Wellness Center, 739 Route 25A, Mt. Sinai, beginning Tuesday, March 22. Classes will be held Tuesdays through May 3, 10:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.

January 29, 2016

Jonas brought more than just 22 inches of snow to Port Jefferson last Saturday, January 23, as two babies were born at St. Charles Hospital that day.

January 19, 2016

St. Charles Hospital will offer free dental screenings, cleanings and fluoride treatments during the hospital’s Give Kids a Smile celebration, Friday, February 5, 8:00a.m. to 12:00p.m. St.

December 7, 2015

Kristin and Keith Uhl were in the car on their way to Pennsylvania when they received the phone call that would put them on the road to a whole new kind of journey. On the other end of the line was their doctor, who was calling to let the Rocky Point couple know that they were pregnant --with triplets.

November 2, 2015

The St. Charles Hospital Auxiliary was presented with the “2015 Auxiliary of the Year Award ( Large Hospital)” from The Healthcare Association of New York State (HANYS) during an awards dinner on Monday, October 26, 2015 in Albany, NY.  This award recognizes St. Charles Hospital’s Auxiliary for demonstrating outstanding achievements in community outreach during 2015.

October 29, 2015

St. Charles has received its fourth consecutive ‘A’ on a national score that rates hospitals on safety. The letter-based rating system is devised by The Leapfrog Group, a nonprofit organization that ranks hospitals nationwide.  St.

October 12, 2015

St. Charles Hospital is pleased to announce that Luga Podesta, MD, a native of  Seaford, New York, recently returned to Long Island from Los Angeles, California, to join St. Charles Orthopedics.  Dr.

August 28, 2015

St. Charles Hospital will offer a free 16-week diabetes prevention program beginning September 9. The program follows the Centers for Disease Control's (CDC) National Diabetes Prevention Program and is an evidence-based lifestyle change program for preventing type 2 diabetes.  The program will be led by one of St.

August 13, 2015

St. Charles Hospital will offer a free falls prevention workshop for seniors at the Rose Caracappa Senior Citizens Cultural and Wellness Center, 739 Route 25A, Mt. Sinai, beginning Thursday, September 17. Classes will be held Thursdays through October 29, 10:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.

The workshop, entitled Stepping On, is a CDC model program.

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