Long Beach Med. Center may not reopen until March

The center was badly damaged during Sandy.

The center was badly damaged during Sandy. (12/26/12)

LONG BEACH - Sandy wreaked such intense havoc on the Long Beach Medical Center that it may not be reopened until March.

A spokeswoman announced today that the hospital hopes to offer outpatient services for mental health, drugs and alcohol out of trailers in the mean time.

The nursing home should reopen in the first or second week of January.

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