Untapped New York virtual talk: President Sean Granahan dives into The Floating Hospital’s deep history
Join us on January 31st for an enthralling Untapped New York virtual talk, where Sean T. Granahan, Esq., president of The Floating Hospital, will lead us on a historical journey. Granahan will reveal the intricate tapestry of our institution’s longstanding commitment to healthcare, woven into the fabric of New York City’s waterways. It’s a legacy spanning nearly 160 years. Untapped New York is a platform where curious people passionately interested in New York City, its history and hidden places and secrets explore via live experiences and virtual presentations
In this session, Granahan will unveil the significant chapter of our institution’s narrative, showcasing our pivotal role in delivering healthcare—and more—to immigrant families and those in need. From the beginning, our holistic approach transcended traditional healthcare by combining medical treatment with nourishment, entertainment, and education, redefining the concept of health and healing. This event celebrates our enduring heritage, inviting a vibrant community of New York City history enthusiasts to connect and reflect with us.
At The Floating Hospital, we take pride in our narrative, one vividly documented through our extensive photo archive dating back to the later decades of the 1800s. Our history is more than a record; it’s a testament to our unwavering resilience and dedication to meeting New Yorkers’ diverse healthcare needs. We are thrilled to share this rich history with Untapped New York and warmly invite you to partake in this event and discussion on the 31st.
Welcome Dr. Jonathan Zimmerman: new behavioral health director
As an exciting addition to our team, we warmly welcome Dr. Jonathan Zimmerman, our new Behavioral Health Director. Dr. Zimmerman brings a wealth of expertise and a compassionate approach to mental health care. His leadership will be crucial in enhancing our behavioral health services and ensuring comprehensive and integrated care for our patient families.
Understanding that life’s complexities spare no one, Dr. Zimmerman is poised to lead our culturally sensitive team of psychiatrists, psychologists, psychiatric nurse practitioners, and social workers.
Dr. Zimmerman shares his vision, stating, “I am thrilled to join The Floating Hospital and contribute to the holistic well-being of our patients. Behavioral health is a vital component of overall health, and I look forward to working with my new team and making a positive impact on the lives of those we serve.”
As we usher in this new chapter with Dr. Zimmerman, The Floating Hospital reaffirms its dedication to the health and well-being of New York City’s families. Together, under Dr. Zimmerman’s passionate and skilled leadership, we continue to weave the fabric of a stronger, healthier community, embracing every individual’s journey with empathy, excellence, and integrated care.