Cortlandt Manor, NY - (June 25, 2012) – The Foundation of Hudson Valley Hospital Center (HVHC), showed its gratitude to loyal donors on June 21 with an exclusive cocktail reception at the historic Van Cortlandt Manor in Croton-on-Hudson. In the spotlight were members of the Hendrick Hudson Leos Club, which raised more than $27,000 for the Hospital’s Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Cancer Center with a May 5 Annual Stay-Awake-A-Thon event.  Also honored, was retiring long-time Hospital Board member and former Lakeland School District Superintendent of Schools Aram Casparian. The board also presented a plaque to Hudson Valley Hospital President…
  Cortlandt Manor, NY - (June 20, 2012) – As part of a national month honoring cancer survivors, the Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Cancer Center at Hudson Valley Hospital Center will hold a special reception on June 28 featuring that artworks of cancer survivors. Lilly Oncology On Canvas, an art exhibition honoring the journeys people face when confronted with a cancer diagnosis, will be on display during an 4-6 p.m. reception in the Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Cancer Center. Speakers, including local cancer survivors, will also share their stories during the event. “We have many cancer survivors in our community and even…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (June 15, 2012) – Hudson Valley Hospital Center’s advertising campaign for its new Comprehensive Cancer Center has won four awards in the 2012 Advertising Club of Westchester competition. On June 6, Hudson Valley Hospital Center was presented with four bronze awards at the Advertising Club of Westchester’s 2012 Big “W” competition. Jody and Diane Creative Communications developed the ad campaign to help promote the hospital’s opening of a new $12 million Comprehensive Cancer Center, the Ashikari Breast Center and the Institute for Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery. The awards were for the best multi-channel integrated campaign, which…
Washington, DC, June 7, 2012 – Hudson Valley Hospital Center was honored with an “A” Hospital Safety ScoreSM by The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits. The Hospital Safety ScoreSM was calculated under the guidance of The Leapfrog Group’s Blue Ribbon Expert Panel using publicly available data on patient injuries, medical and medication errors, and infections. U.S. hospitals were assigned an A, B, C, D, or F for their safety. “Patient safety is an everyday focus for our hospital,” said John C. Federspiel, President, Hudson Valley Hospital Center. “Our entire…