Hospital Is a City Within a City

Hospital Is a City Within a City

by: Art Williams | publication date: March 15, 1961 | Publication: New York World-Telegram and Sun | pages: 3

Kings County Hospital Center at Clarkson and New York Aves., Bklyn., has modern equipment, modern techniques. But it is handicapped by lack of funds and lack of sufficient personnel. When the times comes for the city to allocate funds for its operation, it is looked upon as a third cousin. 

This article describes Kings County Hospital in detail, the site of World-Telegram reporter Michael Mok's undercover assignment, who spent eight days and nights as a patient checked into its psychiatric ward.

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