Accessibility & social services
Language, literacy, and disability access
Call (516) 881-7041
Language Assistance Coordinators are available at each facility to provide support, guidance and to ensure that our patients’ special communication needs are met, including:
- Limited English Proficiency (LEP) patients
- Deaf or hearing impaired patients
- Speech and language impaired patients
- Visually impaired patients
By addressing each patient’s communication needs during the continuum of care, we can help you fill out complex forms, share your health history and other personal information with health providers, understand how to take medicines and much more.
Occupational and Veterans Health Services
Veterans' Health Services
North Shore-LIJ Health System is committed to providing veterans and their families with personalized, compassionate care.
Specialists at the Occupational and Environmental Medicine Center provide consultation services for a wide spectrum of work-related injuries and exposures.
WTC Clinical Center of Excellence
The Queens WTC Clinical Center of Excellence is one of seven in the New York/New Jersey area that provide medical monitoring, diagnosis and treatment for WTC-related health conditions. For more information, call (718) 267-2420.