Cortlandt Manor NY – (July 23)- It’s not your grandmother’s hospital food. Taste what chefs at Hudson Valley Hospital Center are cooking up now that they’ve switched to a new food service that offers from scratch cooking, using seasonal ingredients. Extending its healthy eating initiatives, Hudson Valley Hospital Center announced Cura Hospitality as its new food services partner in May. Cura now provides food services for the hospital’s patients as well as the hospital café, introducing a healthy, fresh and locally sourced dining experience. “Cura’s passion for chef-inspired menus, scratch cooking and their sustainable practices through its FarmSource program, clearly…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (July 16, 2013) – As temperatures fall just short of the 100 degree mark this week officials from the New York State Governor on down are asking the public to take safety precautions against heat stroke and dehydration. Dr. Ron Nutovits, Chair of Emergency Medicine at Hudson Valley Hospital Center, today had these suggestions for keeping cool in the face of the blistering weather. “Of course when the temperatures climb this high we are worried about heat related illness,’’ said Dr. Nutovits. “The best scenario is prevention, and we are asking everyone to take precautions against…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (July 11, 2013) – What are the most pressing health needs in your community? Hudson Valley Hospital Center wants to know. As part of a state and federal push to improve health care, Hudson Valley Hospital Center is asking people in the community to complete a questionnaire to help assess what healthcare services are most needed.  To fill out the questionnaire click here.The survey is anonymous and does not require participants to give their names or contact information. “Hudson Valley Hospital Center has been meeting the health needs of our community for nearly 125 years,’’ said…
  Cortlandt Manor, NY - (July 2, 2013) –  Art lovers can enjoy the sights of summer indoors at Hudson Valley Hospital Center where the Hospital's Art for Health program is now featuring its latest exhibition, “Shades of Summer.” The exhibit, which showcases the works of seven local artists, is on display from now until August 29 as part of the Hospital’s “Art for Health” program curated by artist and hospital Curator, Suzanne Bohrer Ashley. The 85 works on display give diverse interpretations of nature's seasons and include bronze wall sculptures, oil and acrylic paintings, hand dyed/torn paper collages, and…