Cortlandt Manor – (April 16, 2013)– Spring is here. What better time to get in shape and pay attention to your health? Hudson Valley Hospital Center and NYS Senator Greg Ball are offering seniors the perfect opportunity to take care of their health with a “Spring Check Up” Senior Health Fair on Friday, April 26 at the Muriel Morabito Community Center, 29 Westbrook Drive in Cortlandt Manor. From 9 a.m. -12 noon, health professionals will do blood sugar and blood pressure screenings and exhibitors will be on hand to offer health and consumer information. Refreshments will be served. “As a…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (April 10, 2013) –  To celebrate Earth Week and the hospital’s commitment to sustainable food initiatives, Hudson Valley Hospital Center will hold a volunteer work day on Thursday, April 18 from 3-6 p.m. to prepare its Organic Garden for Healing for the growing season. Dozens of 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. “This is the second season for our Organic Garden for Healing at Hudson Valley Hospital Center, and our plans…
               Cortlandt Manor, NY - (April 8, 2013) – Hope for Youth Foundation has donated $10,000 to Hudson Valley Hospital Center to purchase specialized pediatric equipment for its emergency room. “We are so grateful to The Hope for Youth Foundation for this generous donation that will make the difference to children who are brought to our emergency room,’’ said John C. Federspiel, President of Hudson Valley Hospital Center. “This equipment will be used in a pediatric treatment room completed during our 2010 expansion.’’ In 2010 with funding from the Children’s Dream Foundation, the hospital added a specially…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (April 8, 2013)– Children participating in the Kid 2 Kid Cancer Support program at Hudson Valley Hospital Center will never run out of reading materials thanks to a local Girl Scout troop’s generous donation. Heart of the Hudson Girl Scout Troop 1192 of Valhalla has donated more than 100 children’s books to the Gilda’s Club of Westchester Kid 2 Kid program at Hudson Valley Hospital Center. The program – held at the hospital’s Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Cancer Center on the third Thursday of each month – provides support for children 5-12 with loved ones who are…