Cortlandt Manor, NY - (May 30, 2014) – Hudson Valley Hospital Center dedicated a new boutique to serve the needs of women with cancer during a celebration honoring cancer survivors this week. "Ginger’s Place" will provide wig and bra fittings as well as beauty products and care information for women undergoing chemotherapy and radiation treatments. The boutique was made possible with the generous support of Hospital Board member Michael Delfino and his wife, Ginger of Montrose. “It is very fitting that we dedicate this boutique as part of our Survivor Day celebration. As a comprehensive cancer center, our primary mission…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (May 29, 2014) – Hudson Valley Hospital Center’s new Peter X. Kelly Teaching Kitchen offers healthy cooking classes throughout the year and is offering some special classes in June that will help you manage your health while having fun. Part of the Hospital’s Harvest for Health program, The Peter X. Kelly Teaching Kitchen offers cooking classes to people of all ages for a nominal fee of $15 per class. Here’s what’s on tap for June: Tuesday, June 3rd. 5-6:30 PM. Vegan Cooking. Cooking without animal products might sound like a huge challenge, but it is surprisingly…
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…