LONG ISLAND REGIONAL POISON AND DRUG INFORMATION CENTER

LONG ISLAND REGIONAL POISON AND DRUG INFORMATION CENTER

General Information
Description of Service: Staffed by specialists in poison information, nurses and pharmacists trained in toxicology. Twenty-four hour consultation is provided by a physician and toxicologist. The Poison Control Center provides information on patient treatment management, poison prevention information as well as educational programs to prevent poisonings.
Location: Nassau
Geographic Area: Mineola, New York; Town of North Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
 
Availability
Hours of Operation: 24hours/day, 7days/week
Specific Hours: 24hours/day, 7days/week
 
Contact Information
Contact's Name: Michael A. McGorgan, MD, CM, MBA, Contact 
Physical Site Address 1: 259 First Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip: Mineola, NY 11501
Mailing Address 1: 259 First Street
Mailing City, State, Zip: Mineola, NY 11501
Main Phone: (800)222-1222; (516)663-2650; (516)542-2323
Web Address: www.winthrop.org; www.lirpdic.org
 
Additional Information
Last Update: Feb07
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs and Services
Affiliated Agency:
WINTHROP UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
Affiliated Program: LONG ISLAND REGIONAL POISON AND DRUG INFORMATION CENTER
This Service: LONG ISLAND REGIONAL POISON AND DRUG INFORMATION CENTER
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Crisis Intervention Hotlines (RP-1500.1400)
Hospitals (LL-3000)
Poison Control (LH-2700.6500)
Poisoning (YF-3000.6680)
Poisoning Treatment (LT-6750)