Cortlandt Manor, NY - (July 21, 2014) – Hudson Valley Hospital Center’s Chef Peter X. Kelly Teaching Kitchen officially opened today with a visit from Congresswoman Nita Lowey and an announcement of a Signature Chefs Series that will help to fund the kitchen in future years. Children from the Peekskill School District worked with Chef Kelly to prepare breakfast for Congresswoman Lowey and the more than 50 guests who turned out to christen the new kitchen. “With the opening of the Chef Peter X. Kelly Teaching Kitchen we have the opportunity to teach people of all ages a healthier approach…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (July 8, 2014) – Hudson Valley Hospital Center will participate in a world-wide event that links moms across the globe in simultaneous breastfeeding. In honor of World Breastfeeding Week, the Hospital on August 1 at 10:30 a.m. will be part of “The Big Latch On”, an event started by the Women’s Health Action in 2005 to raise awareness about the importance of breastfeeding. In the “Big Latch On” groups of women come together at registered locations across the globe to simultaneously breastfeed. Their participation is recorded in an attempt to break the worldwide record. Last year,14,536…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (July3, 2014) – Hudson Valley Hospital Center welcomes four new physicians to its staff: Jonelle Bingham-Alexander, MD; Ricardo Esquitin, MD; Peter K. Hon, MD, FACS and Megan Pierce, MD, FACOG. Dr. Bingham-Alexander is a board certified Obstetrician/Gynecologist practicing with the Westchester Medical Practice. A New York native, she received her medical degree from Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY and completed her residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at the Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center where she served as administrative chief resident in 2003. Dr. Esquitin is board certified in internal medicine and board eligible in cardiology,…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (July 1, 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 July 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 July:   Summer Salads Wednesday, July 2nd. 3-4:30 PM As the summer progresses, healthy ingredients come out in abundance. Get in on…