Cortlandt Manor, NY - (July 16, 2013) – As temperatures fall just short of the 100 degree mark this week officials from the New York State Governor on down are asking the public to take safety precautions against heat stroke and dehydration. Dr. Ron Nutovits, Chair of Emergency Medicine at Hudson Valley Hospital Center, today had these suggestions for keeping cool in the face of the blistering weather. “Of course when the temperatures climb this high we are worried about heat related illness,’’ said Dr. Nutovits. “The best scenario is prevention, and we are asking everyone to take precautions against…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (July 11, 2013) – What are the most pressing health needs in your community? Hudson Valley Hospital Center wants to know. As part of a state and federal push to improve health care, Hudson Valley Hospital Center is asking people in the community to complete a questionnaire to help assess what healthcare services are most needed.  To fill out the questionnaire click here.The survey is anonymous and does not require participants to give their names or contact information. “Hudson Valley Hospital Center has been meeting the health needs of our community for nearly 125 years,’’ said…
  Cortlandt Manor, NY - (July 2, 2013) –  Art lovers can enjoy the sights of summer indoors at Hudson Valley Hospital Center where the Hospital's Art for Health program is now featuring its latest exhibition, “Shades of Summer.” The exhibit, which showcases the works of seven local artists, is on display from now until August 29 as part of the Hospital’s “Art for Health” program curated by artist and hospital Curator, Suzanne Bohrer Ashley. The 85 works on display give diverse interpretations of nature's seasons and include bronze wall sculptures, oil and acrylic paintings, hand dyed/torn paper collages, and…
Cortlandt Manor NY - June 25-  Hudson Valley Hospital Center raised $237,000 on June 25 at its 36th Annual Golf Tournament at the Hudson National Golf Course in Croton-on-Hudson.  Sponsors of the event included Curry Automotive,Presenting sponsor; Putnam County Savings Bank, Halfway House Sponsor; Unicorn Contracting Corp., Luncheon sponsor; USI Insurance Service, Golf Cart Sponsor; Pallante Design,Michael and Ginger Delfino, Entergy, Optimum Lightpath, Unitex Textile Rental Services, Ashikari Breast Center and William Geis, Jr.   From left to right: Hudson Valley Hospital Center President John C. Federspiel (Cortlandt Manor);Bernard F. Curry, III, Chief Executive Officer, Curry Automotive (Rye); Putnam County…