Cortlandt Manor, NY - (August  21, 2012) – Hudson Valley Hospital Center has received a $10,000 grant from MBIA Inc. to purchase and customize software designed to identify the needs of cancer patients and resources to help them. “We are extremely grateful to MBIA for making this program available at our Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Cancer Center,’’ said John C. Federspiel, President of Hudson Valley Hospital Center. “ Our goal is to better serve our patients and ensure that they have the support and resources they need to get through the stress and anxiety of a cancer diagnosis.’’ With the funds…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (August 2, 2012) – The star attraction of Hudson Valley Hospital Center ‘s new MRI suite has arrived – the Siemens Aera 1.5 Tesla “Open Friendly” MRI. The MRI arrived on a flatbed trailer on July 25 and was lifted by crane into the new 1,650 square-foot addition. The quieter “Open Friendly” MRI has a larger 70 cm opening and its spacious accommodations offer patients the benefits of an open MRI while providing physicians with better quality images. The new MRI has the ability to complete testing for a range of clinical applications, including neurology, orthopedics,…
Click here to see our photos on Facebook Cortlandt Manor, NY - (August, 1 2012) – Hospital employees and the public flocked to Hudson Valley Hospital Center’s first Farmer’s Market of the season on July 31 to buy organic produce and other specialty items. More than a dozen vendors offered fresh fruits and vegetables, pies, breads and other specialty items on the Hospital campus from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. “We were very pleased with the turnout and everyone commented on the variety and quality of the organic produce and other items,’’ said John C. Federspiel, President of Hudson Valley…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (July 19, 2012) – Hudson Valley Hospital Center was chosen from among thousands of hospitals in the United States, Europe  and around the world to present at the International Conference on Emergency Medicine in Dublin last month. Dr. Ron Nutovits, Chairman of Emergency Medicine at HVHC, presented a paper on the Hospital’s no-wait Emergency Department at the International Conference on Emergency Medicine from June 27 to 30 at the Convention Centre in Dublin. HVHC was the first in the region to open a no-wait Emergency Room in 2005. Also presenting on behalf of the hospital were…