Hospital Guide

Bikur Cholim of Far Rockaway & the Five Towns Offers the Following Services:

Hospital & Nursing Home Visits · Meals for the Ill
Transportation to Doctor Appointments
Visiting & Calling Shut-ins · Medical Equipment Gemach

BC FR/FT is not responsible for the Kashrus of any food establishments mentioned in this guide.

FLUSHING HOSPITAL

45th Ave. & Parsons Blvd., Flushing • 718.670.5000

NOT Included In Eruv

Bikur Cholim: None

Kosher Food:
See Listing Under New York Presbyterian/Queens Patient Contact:
Ms. Cathy Ferrari
718.670.5000 • 718.670.8973

Director Of Social Services
718.321.6139

Assistant Director
718.670.8865

JAMAICA HOSPITAL

8900 Van Wyck Expressway, Jamaica • 718.206.6000

Chaplain:
Harry Rosen • 718 206 6988

Bikur Cholim of KewGardens:
Gitty Acker
718.846.2226
917.816.2405

Vaad Harabonim of Queens:
718.520.9060

Kosher Food:

Rosenblum’s Grocery
82-38 Lefferts Blvd
Kew Gardens
718.441.3111
Closest Shuls:

Adas Yereim Of Kew Gardens
Rabbi Teitelbaum
122-25 Metropolitan Ave
Kew Gardens 718.847.9828

Kew Gardens Synagogue
Cong. Adas Yeshurin
82-17 Lefferts Blvd.
Rabbi Aryeh Sokoloff
718.263.0868

Cong. Adas Yeshurin
82-17 Lefferts Blvd.
Kew Gardens 718.849.7988

Long Island Jewish – Forest Hills

102-01 66th Rd, Forest Hills, NY 11375  718-830-4000

Included In Eruv

Manual Door At Entrance
Bikur Cholim: None
Chaplain: None

Closest Shuls:

Queens Jewish Center
Rabbi Simcha Hopkovitz
66-05 108th St., Forest Hills
718.459.8432 Young Israel of Forest Hills
7100 Yellowstone Blvd., Forest Hills
718.268.7100

Havurat Yisroel
Rabbi David Algaze 108-19 70th Rd.,
Forest Hills
718.261.5500

Kosher Food:
See Listing Under NY/Presbyterian/Queens

LIJ MEDICAL CENTER/ NORTHWELL HEALTH ZUCKER-HILLSIDE & COHEN’S CHILDREN’S MEDICAL CENTER

270-05 76th Ave., New Hyde Park • 718.470.7000

Eruv Surrounding Hospital

Manual Door at entrance of the Katz Women’s Hospital

The Bikur Cholim room is in the basement of Cohen’s children’s building through the cafeteria doors. The code on the door is constantly changed. Call 347.422.6619 for updated code.

Chaplain: Rabbi Wolf

Bikur Cholim/Patient Contact
Rabbi Naftoli Brach
naftulie@gmail.com

Bikur Cholim Room
917.922.7981

Ronald McDonald House-
Shabbos friendly rooms for family members of patients at Cohen’s Children’s Hospital

Bikur Cholim Apartment
Mr. Katz • 718.347.6470 Chaplain:
Rabbi Abraham Axelrud
718.470.8738

Closest Shuls:

Y.I. Of New Hyde Park
264-15 77th Ave., New Hyde Park
718.343.0496

Chabad
516.360.0294

Rabbi Teitelman
Cell 518.222.3875
718.347.5819

Kosher Food:
Green Olive (Pizza) (VHQ)
271-11 Union Tpke
Queens, NY 11040
718.962.2365

See Kosher Food listing under Northwell/North Shore University Hospital

MERCY MEDICAL CENTER

1000 N. Village Ave., Rockville Center • 516.705.2525

Not Included In Eruv

Kosher Kitchenette, Fridge, Microwave, Siddurim
Chaplain:
Rabbi Barry Schwartz
516.766.8320 Pastoral Care/Rooms For Shabbos/ Kosher Hospitality
516.705.1414

There are two hospitality rooms available across from kosher kitchenFor Kosher Restaurants, see List Under Franklin General.

ST. JOHN’S HOSPITAL

327 Beach 19th St., Far Rockaway • 718.869.7000

Included In Eruv

Manual Door At Entrance
Bikur Cholim: None
Chaplain: None

Closest Shuls:

Queens Jewish Center
Rabbi Simcha Hopkovitz
66-05 108th St., Forest Hills
718.459.8432 Young Israel of Forest Hills
7100 Yellowstone Blvd., Forest Hills
718.268.7100

Havurat Yisroel
Rabbi David Algaze 108-19 70th Rd.,
Forest Hills
718.261.5500

Kosher Food:
See Listing Under NY/Presbyterian/Queens

NORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

300 Community Drive, Manhasset • 516-562-0100

Included In Eruv

Manual Door on Shabbos and Yom Tov

Shabbos Elevator

Bikur Cholim Lounge on 4th Floor in Tower Pavilion

Kosher food available in Cafeteria

Guests of Patients can reserve meals for Yom Tov (only).

Pastoral Services
516.562.4043

Guest Service/Shabbos Apartment
516.562.4837 Closest Shuls:

Chabad Of Lake Success
Rabbi Ezagui
224 Lakeville Rd.
Great Neck

Y.I. Of Great Neck
2.6 Miles
236 Middle Neck Rd.
Great Neck
516.829.6040

Kosher Food:

La Pizzeria
114 Middle Neck Rd.
Great Neck
516.466.5114

Elite Pizza 94 Middle Neck Rd.
Great Neck

LONG ISLAND JEWISH VALLEY STREAM (aka Franklin General)

900 Franklin Ave., Valley Stream • 516.256.6000

Not Included In Eruv

Bikur Cholim/Patient Contact
Debbie Plotsker
516 220 3573

Chaplain:
Rabbi Diamond
516-236-8265

Kosher Food: Delivery Available: Bagel Craft
516.485.2314

Bageltown
516.505.5556

Hunki’s Pizza
516.538.6655

I & D Glatt
516.489.6926

Wing Wan/ Chinese Takeout 516.292.9309

SOUTH NASSAU COMMUNITIES HOSPITAL

1 Healthy Way, Oceanside • 516.632.3000

Included In Eruv

Bikur Cholim/Patient Contact:
Rabbi & Reb. Gottesman
516.429.9650
516.764.9378

Room Available for Shabbos on premises with kosher food

For alternate Sleeping Arrangements:
Rabbi Friedman
516.724.2404 Chaplain:

Rabbi Dr. Glatt
516.374.7495
516.303.6675

Closest Shul:

Y.I. Of Oceanside
Rabbi Muskat
Oceanside Rd./ Waukena Ave.
Oceanside
516.670.2699

NASSAU UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER

2201 Hempstead Turnpike, East Meadow 516.244.2393

Not Included In Eruv

Chaplain: None
Bikur Cholim/Patient Contact:
Rabbi Shmuel Krasner • 516.520.5733

Closest Shuls:

Suburban Park Jewish Center
(1 Mile)
Rabbi Shmuel Krasner
2428 Hamilton Rd
North Bellmore
516.520.5733 Kosher Food:

Hunki’s Pizza (delivers)
516.538.6655

Zucker’s Bakery in Wantagh
(Nut Free And Sesame Free)
516.785.6900

Stop and Shop in East Meadow-bakery is under supervision of Rabbi Krasner.

ST. FRANCIS HOSPITAL

110 Port Washington Blvd., Roslyn • 516.562.6000

Kosher meals upon request for a fee.

Kosher snacks available Friday night in the Bikur Cholim room

To reserve room for Shabbos please call:
Sister Pauline
516.562.6720 • 516.562.6110

For general assistance with kosher food, call
Tova Brill • 516.705.1611 Closest Shul:

Roslyn Synagogue
1 Block From Hospital
Rabbi Robert Block
516.484.0697
Daily Minyanim

Kosher Food:
Bagel Mentsch
176 Middle Neck Road
Great Neck 516.487.2243

*See Listing Under North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset

WINTHROP HOSPITAL

259 First Street Mineola • 516.663.0333

Not Included In Eruv

Bikur Cholim/Patient Contact
Debbie Plotsker
516 220 3573

Chaplain:
Rabbi Diamond
516-236-8265

Kosher Food: Delivery Available: Bagel Craft
516.485.2314

Bageltown
516.505.5556

Hunki’s Pizza
516.538.6655

I & D Glatt
516.489.6926

Wing Wan/ Chinese Takeout 516.292.9309

NEW YORK-PRESBYTERIAN/QUEENS

56-45 Booth Memorial St., Flushing • 718.670.1231

Hospital has a Separate Eruv, Connected To Kew Gardens Eruv.

Manual Door Next To The Main Entrance

Equipped Chapel

Chaplain: Rabbi Yossi Mendelson
At Hospital 718.670.2615

Bikur Cholim room located off the main lobby in Serenity/Mediation
Corridor- Rm 2

Bikur Cholim Of Queens
718-380-7433

Shabbos Apt.:
718.670.2615
718.670.1114

Closest Shuls:
Jewish Heritage Center
6829 Main St, Flushing
718.575.3100 Khal Degel Yisroel
Rabbi Sheinfeld
Main St. And 68th Dr.
Kew Gardens 718.544.9754

Kosher Food:

Naomi’s
718.520.8754

Carlos and Gabby’s
67-11 Main Street, Flushing
718 575 8226

Shimon’s Pizza
718.793.1491

Benjy’s
718.268.0791

Kosher Supermarkets:

Brach’s
718.544.7448

Season’s
718-268-6469

Wasserman’s
718.544.7413

INFORMATION FOR NEW YORK HOSPITALS

For Overnight Stay Near Hospitals Contact:

Albert Einstein And Montefiore
Rabbi Eugene Katz
718.920.2406

Beth Israel And Joint Diseases
Mr. Landau • 646.610.9784
Mrs. Landau
917.533.0746 • 718.486.6349
Dr. Pinter • 917.797.8203

Columbia
Mrs. Jacobowitz
212.795.4659 • 212.795.4659

NYU
Mrs. Werner
718.436.1751 • 718.686.1970
Lenox Hill
Mrs. Chava Rose
212.744.4748

Memorial And NY Cornell Hospital For Special Surgery
Mrs. Feig • 212.384.4621

Mt. Sinai
Mrs. Tevlovits • 646.789.8435

*Shabbos Apartments are available at: Cornell, Memorial, Columbia, and Hospital For Special Surgery
Call Frumy Horowitz
347.743.4872

Satmar Bikur Cholim:
718.387.7749

Chevra Kadisha:

Queens Chevra Kadisha
Rabbi Zohn: 718.849.9700

THIS GUIDE IS DEDICATED BY:

The Baruch Family
In Memory Of: MEYER BARUCH

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The Edelman Family

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פיגא בת יקותאל יודא ע״ה

 

Simon Gluck and Children
In Memory of his Wife and their Mother
BARBARA

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MRS. FRIDA RABENSTEIN A”H

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Dov and Marilyn Wolowitz

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