Eastern Long Island Hospital is a 90-bed, full-service, community hospital committed to delivering excellence in patient care and meeting all the health needs of the North Fork and Shelter Island. Established in 1905, Eastern Long Island Hospital is Suffolk County's first voluntary hospital and boasts a reputation for combining advanced technology with 'compassionate caring' and extraordinary personal attention.

 Services and Centers of Excellence
Emergency Care  
Ambulatory Surgery
Pain Management  
Men's Health  
Physical Therapy  
Addiction Services


"Eastern Long Island Hospital provides essential healthcare services to the communities of the North Fork and Shelter Island and critical access to specialized services."



To be a regional leader in healthcare, committed to an East End healthcare system that ensures excellence, compassion, education, and improved health of the community.    



Accredited by:

JCAHO Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations

ELIH has earned the Joint Commissions's GOLD SEAL OF APPROVAL.™

Laboratory-College of American Pathologists





Approved by:

Office of Mental Health (OMH)

Office of Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Services (OASAS)

Social Security Administration

New York State Department of Health (DOH)



Affiliate of

EastEnd Health Alliance

Stony Brook University Medical Center and School of Medicine

Member of:

Healthcare Association of New York State

Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council

The Greater New York Blood Bank

United Way Participating Agency  




Hospital Value Index

Hospital Value Index™:
Best Value Hospitals names the highest ranked hospitals in the United States

ELIH ranks amongst the Top 5% of Hospitals Nationally &
is # 1 for Patient Safety in Tri-State Region

The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations

The Joint Commission is nationally recognized as a symbol of quality care and patient safety.

To earn and maintain The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval™, an organization must undergo an on-site survey by a Joint Commission survey team at least every three years.