emergency care

South Nassau sets $130M addition, upgrade

South Nassau Communities Hospital in Oceanside announced plans to construct a 58,000-square-foot addition at its southwest corner, featuring 24 additional beds – doubling the emergency department’s current capacity – and modernized operating theaters, replacing emergency ORs that are, in some cases, over 40 years old. The estimated $130 million project will also upgrade the hospital’s emergency electrical system and construct a new energy-efficient central utility plant with auxiliary heating and air-conditioning systems, while plans also…