Cortlandt Manor, NY - (February 8, 2012) – Hudson Valley Hospital Center’s Vice President of Patient Services was among 18 women honored by the Professional Women of Putnam and Mahopac News on Feb. 3. Kathy Webster, who has been with Hudson Valley Hospital Center for 35 years, was among the women nominated for a “Putnam County Women of Excellence” award. She and 17 other nominees were feted by the organization and the newspaper at a dinner at the Putnam National Golf Club on Feb. 3.  “It was a really lovely event, and a great honor,’’ said Webster, who was…
Hudson Valley Hospital President John C. Federspiel is featured in this month's issue of 914 Inc., a business/lifestyle magazine published by Westchester Magazine. Federspiel, who is marking his 25th year as CEO at Hudson Valley Hospital Center, talks about the challenges and changes he has seen at the hospital during his tenure here. See article.
  Cortlandt Manor, NY - (January 23, 2012) – February kicks off beard season for Hudson Valley Hospital Center with the first Winning Winter Whiskers fundraising campaign. The challenge to men: Grow your beard out during the month of February and raise money for the Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Comprehensive Cancer Center. Participant information packets can be downloaded at www.hvhc.org, and applications must be submitted by February 1st. “Community support is integral in the success of our campaign to raise funds and awareness for the Cancer Center, and this is a way for all of us to have some fun while…
  Cortlandt Manor – (January 23, 2012) –  Did you know that more than 2.2 million people in the United States have glaucoma and only half of them know it? January is national Glaucoma Month and eye professionals like Dr. Kerline Marcelin, a board certified ophthalmologist with Hudson Valley Hospital Center, want to educate the community about this group of diseases that is the second leading cause of blindness. Glaucoma is a complicated disease in which damage to the optic nerve leads to progressive, irreversible vision loss. Early detection through regular and complete eye exams is the key to protecting…