Hospital employees at LIJ take 'proactive step,' take knee for George Floyd

Healthcare workers at the Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New Hyde Park took a knee in honor of George Floyd.
Staff tell News 12 the outpouring of support is a great step towards equality.
"Hope is when you actually take a proactive step and I think this was a proactive step," said Dr. Jennifer Mieres, a cardiologist at the hospital.
Northwell Health officials say workers at their other locations also took a knee to support equality.