Cortlandt Manor, NY - (May 27, 2014) – Hudson Valley Hospital Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines ®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award for the second year in a row. This is AHA’s highest designation for stroke care. Hospitals receiving the Silver, Gold, Silver Plus and Gold Plus awards are honored at national recognition events during the International Stroke Conference the Hospital was also among those Hospital’s listed in this month’s “Best Hospitals” issue of U.S. News & World Report. To receive this designation, HVHC achieved 85 percent or higher compliance for all…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (May 13, 2014) – Employees at Hudson Valley Hospital Center were honored on May 9 for their years of service to the Hospital, some putting in 40 years on the job. Two hundred and thirty of the Hospital’s 1,200 employees were also honored for perfect attendance. Hudson Valley Hospital President John Federspiel said that there are few companies that can boast about such perfect attendance. “This is a reflection of the culture we have here at Hudson Valley Hospital Center,’’ said Federspiel, speaking to employees at the Hospital’s annual Service Awards Ceremony. “When you have 230…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (May 13, 2014) - Hudson Valley Hospital Center opened its Farmer’s Market today for the season with a variety of vendors offering fresh produce and other specialty items. The markets will be held on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Farmers’ Market, featuring organic produce, fruits, baked goods and gourmet food items, is held outside the Hospital’s main lobby at 1980 Crompond Road, Cortlandt Manor, NY. Farmer’s Market Days: May 13 and 27; June 10 and 24; July 8 and 22; August 12 and 26; September 9…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (May 6, 2014) – Hudson Valley Hospital Center celebrated National Nurses Week this week with a series of events to raise awareness about the critical role that nurses play in patient care. The hospital’s administrative team, including Hospital President John Federspiel and Vice President of Patient Services Kathy Webster, honored nurses by delivering lunch and dinner to nursing staff throughout the hospital. Nursing teams designed posters highlighting aspects of their work, which were on display in the Hospital lobby and the Emergency Department gave out Nightingale Awards in honor of Florence Nightingale. National Nurses Week begins…