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Fact Sheet



NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital at a Glance


Based on 2012-13 Statistics

128 bed voluntary, not-for-profit hospital

$176 million budget
350 physicians on staff in 43 specialties

1,210 employees

300 Volunteers

38,803 Emergency Visits

7,825 admissions

357,016 Outpatient Billable tests

4,571 Ambulatory Surgery

40,580 Outpatient Rehabilitation Services

80,870 Outpatient Radiology Services

8,552 Operating Room Procedures

820 - Newborn admissions

Emergency Department

The region’s only full service state-of-the-art 24-hour "no wait" emergency department. Also provides a certified stroke center to handle life-threatening emergencies. Doubled in size during 2012 expansion program to 39 treatment bays, the hospital Emergency Department is the second busiest emergency service in Westchester.

Surgical Center

A new state of the art, all digital Surgery Center was constructed as part of the hospital’s major renovation and expansion project. The Center has six operating rooms, with 14 same day bays and 10 PACU bays.

Intensive Care Unit

A 10-bed Intensive Care Unit and a family area provides around the clock care. Plans for this area include a major renovation.

Progressive Care Unit

Our Progressive Care Unit is an extension of the Intensive Care Unit and provides point of care computerized technology with 14 beds, several equipped with bariatric lifts, beds and visitor furniture.

Maternity Center and Neo-natal Intensive Care Unit

Our Maternity Center features designer decorated private rooms with full bath. Hudson Valley remains the only hospital in the region with whirlpool tubs for pain management and birthing in each of our labor rooms. A Neonatal Intensive Care Unit is part of the Women's Pavilion. Rooming-in for moms and dads is a popular choice. It is the only center in Westchester/Putnam to be recognized for breastfeeding support by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners and will shortly receive the Baby Friendly designation from Baby Friendly USA for its breast feeding initiatives. 

Cardio-Pulmonary Rehabilitation Center

The John M. Zarcone Cardio-Pulmonary Rehabilitation Center is an individualized program to meet the cardiac and pulmonary fitness needs of patients who have suffered a heart attack, angina, heart surgery or suffer from COPD.

Center for Rehabilitation Services

A newly constructed, state of the art, rehabilitation center provides physical therapy and occupational therapy by a team of certified professionals. Services are also located at satellite locations and The Center s a member of the Hospital for Special Surgery network.

Center For Diagnostic Imaging

State-of-the-art angiography, mammography, Digital mammography, MRI, Extra Wide MRI, PET Scanning, CT, ultrasound are just a few of the diagnostic capabilities offered. Also, iCAD (Computer Aided Detection) for a second look in the early detection of breast cancer and digital tomosynthesis for patients at high risk of cancer and women with dense breasts. A spa-like Women’s Imaging Department is located in our Medical Office Building/Cancer Center and is connected to the Ashikari Breast Center.

Wellness Center

The Wellness Center is a medical fitness facility that offers every adult, regardless of their fitness status, the tools and support needed to achieve optimal wellness. Including exercise and healthy changes in lifestyle behaviors, members can reduce their risk of disease and experience the benefits of a more active and conscious lifestyle.

Institute for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine

the hospital’s Institute for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine now features three oversized hyperbaric chambers and is accredited by the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society. It is the only comprehensive center which includes board certified plastic and vascular surgeons.

Bariatric Surgery

Now on staff at NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital are the surgeons of the New York Bariatric Group, among the country's leading bariatric surgeons, offering the latest in minimally invasive weight loss surgery. The New York Bariatric Group provides surgical options such as laparoscopic banding, sleeve gastrectomy and gastric bypass. All these procedures are now being performed in our minimally invasive surgery center, which offers the latest technology. 

Digestive Health Center

A new Digestive Health Center also opened in 2012. The new 4,500 square foot space includes an endoscopic ambulatory surgery center with two procedure rooms. 

Center for Sleep Medicine

The Center for Sleep Medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital offers the most advanced sleep diagnostic services. At The Center for Sleep Medicine, we can help to diagnose more than 80 sleep disorders including the more common disorders such as obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), narcolepsy, insomnia, periodic limb movement disorder (PLMD) and restless leg syndrome (RLS). Sleep disorders can interfere with your ability to get a restful night’s sleep and can lead to serious health risks and other medical conditions such as cardiovascular disease, stroke or weight gain.

The Center for Sleep Medicine offers state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment, four comfortable, hotel-style rooms caring and credentialed staff, complimentary snacks, continental breakfast and free parking.