The Joint Commission conducts periodic unannounced accreditation surveys of the Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital.
The purpose of these surveys is to evaluate Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital's compliance with nationally established Joint Commission standards. Survey results are used to determine whether, and the conditions under which, accreditation should be awarded to the organization.
If you have a safety or quality concern, you are encouraged to call the Chief Administrative Office for resolution:
Chief Administrative Officer Paul J. Connor
If your safety or quality concerns have not been addressed to your satisfaction, or if you prefer, contact The Joint Commission:
Email: Submit a safety complaint or event online (click here)
Fax: (630) 792-5636
Mail: Office of Quality and Patient Safety
The Joint Commission
One Renaissance Boulevard
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
Stony Brook Eastern Long Island strives to be the best community teaching hospital in New York State. To achieve this, we must provide our patients with the best quality of care, safety and service. Should a patient or their loved ones have any questions or concerns they should speak to the physician(s) and/or nurse(s) who are providing their care. If a patient has taken this action and is still not satisfied, he or she should ask to speak to a Nurse Manager or Supervisor.
If preferred, patients and their loved ones may contact the Quality Services Department to discuss their concerns at 631- 477-5561
We will do everything we can to address any concerns or questions in a timely and effective manner. If you feel your concerns were addressed un-satisfactory you may:
Contact the Department of Health at 1-800-804-5447