LONG ISLAND REGIONAL POISON AND DRUG INFORMATION CENTER

LONG ISLAND REGIONAL POISON AND DRUG INFORMATION CENTER

 
General Information
Description of ServiceStaffed 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.
LocationNassau
Geographical AreaMineola, 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 UpdateFeb07
 
 
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/Helplines (RP-1500.1400)
Hospitals (LL-3000)
Poison Control (LH-2700.6500)
Poisoning (YF-3000.6680)
Poisoning Treatment (LT-1750.6530)