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:
Parker welcomed an enthusiastic group of more than 100 golfers to the Glen Oaks Club, in Old Westbury. It was a beautiful day for golfing as the foursomes took to the green for a day of relaxation and fun. > more
Age and disability might have slowed their pace, but they were no deterrent for the competitive spirit of the residents and patients who participated in the 8th annual senior Olympics held at Parker Jewish Institute. > more
Andrew Sinatra is the July 2015 recipient of the President's Award for Excellence at Parker Jewish Institute. As stated by his teammates, they continually witness his compassion, kindness, skill, respect and dedication to not only his patients, but to Parker's community on a whole. > more
Parker At Your Door is a free physician home visit program delivering primary care to older adults within the comfort of their home. Those eligible for the program are Medicaid enrolled adults in Queens County, who are 65 years of age or older. > more
Michael Williams is the June 2015 recipient of the President's Award for Excellence at Parker Jewish Institute. > more
The Associate Board of Parker Jewish Institute celebrated a successful event honoring the 2015 Class of Parker's Platinum Professionals. A hearty congratulations to all the honorees! > more
In honor of National Nurses Week, Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation recently hosted a series of events and activities highlighting the invaluable role that nurses play in delivering patient care. > more
Laughter, Sex and Rock & Roll; How to Live a Great Life at Any Age was the theme chosen for the annual Queens Mental Health Council Conference 2015 held at Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation on May 6, 2015. > more