July 16, 2010 Hudson Valley Hospital Center celebrated the completion of a $100 million renovation and expansion June 24 with the opening of its new four-story, 83,000 square-foot, all private-room patient tower. Pictured are left to right: Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino and HVHC President John Federspiel.   Confetti flies as the new patient tower is unveiled. Pictured are HVHC Foundation Board members, HVHC President John Federspiel and Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino at the dedication ceremony June 24. Whether flesh and blood or stuffed, patients get the best care at Hudson Valley Hospital Center. To celebrate the completion of…
HVHC to create Minimally Invasive Center of Excellence July 22, 2010 - Dr. Klaus Thaler, a renowned expert in digestive and minimally invasive surgery and author of groundbreaking studies in the field, has joined Hudson Valley Hospital Center to create a center of excellence in minimally invasive surgery and digestive disease. Dr. Thaler comes to Hudson Valley Hospital Center from the University of Missouri where for the past five years he served as Director of Gastrointestinal Surgery and co-chair of the Robotic Surgery program. Dr. Thaler has done groundbreaking work in the newly emerging field of natural orifice surgery, which…
  HVHC Cancer Center will offer state-of-the-art radiation and infusion therapy to patients closer to home Cortlandt Manor, NY - (August 7, 2010) - Hudson Valley Hospital Center broke ground recently on a $12 million Cancer Center and Medical Office Building. Designed by the architectural firm of Pallante Design of Newark, the 54,000 square-foot building will house a new state-of-the-art Cancer Center and medical offices. The Cancer Center will be located on the ground floor of the three-story glass and stucco structure with medical offices on the second and third floors. A first-floor walkway will connect the Cancer Center to the…
(Cortlandt Manor, NY) - August 26, 2010 - Hudson Valley Hospital Center has added to two top professionals to its Marketing Department and Foundation staff, John C. Federspiel, President, Hudson Valley Hospital Center announced today. Victoria Hochman, formerly Communications Director for Westchester County, has been appointed to the position of Director of Marketing and Public Relations. She will oversee the hospital's marketing and public relations efforts, including community awareness and internal communications. Allyson Curtis, formerly Director of Marketing and Development for Make-A-Wish Foundation of the Hudson Valley, will serve as Special Events Manager, planning and directing events including the hospital's…