Cortlandt Manor, NY - (April 24, 2013) – The world of medicine came to life for Hendrick Hudson High School students last week when they toured departments at Hudson Valley Hospital Center as part of an advanced science program offered by the district. Three groups, totaling about 70 students, from the “Project Lead the Way” program visited various hospital departments on April 22, 23 and 24 to learn about healthcare career opportunities as well as medical science as part of a college-level science elective offered to students in grades 9-12. Laboratory Director Sue Hyatt explained to students the different types…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (April 22, 2014) – To celebrate Earth Week and the hospital’s commitment to sustainable food initiatives, Hudson Valley Hospital Center will hold a volunteer work day on Wednesday, April 23 from 3-6 p.m. to prepare its Organic Garden for Healing for the growing season. Volunteers – including a team from Kohl’s Department Store – are expected to roll up their sleeves and participate in a number of projects to get the garden ready for planting. Also joining the group, will be students from Peekskill Middle School who are currently enrolled in the Young Chefs Program as…
Cortlandt Manor NY – (April 10, 2014) – Cancer patients at Hudson Valley Hospital Center’s Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Cancer Center will have two new support groups starting this spring. “We are excited to be adding to our already comprehensive offerings of support and complementary programs,’’ said Anne Campbell-Maxwell, director of oncology at the Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Cancer Center. “These are two unique programs that set us apart from other centers and underscore our commitment to the comprehensive model that meets not only the medical needs of patients, but the emotional ones as well.’’ On May 8, the Therapeutic Equestrian Center…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (April 8, 2014) – Having a happy, healthy baby and a good birth experience can’t be left to chance. It’s something that takes planning. To help educate aspiring parents, Hudson Valley Hospital Center holds its annual “Art of Having a Baby” Maternity Fair. This year, the Hospital will hold the event on May 10 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. in a new location – at the Jefferson Valley Mall, 650 Lee Boulevard in Jefferson Valley. Click here to Sign up for Daddy Olympics and win a $500 gift certificate. Space is limited. Also new this…