Cortlandt Manor, NY - (August 2, 2012) – The star attraction of Hudson Valley Hospital Center ‘s new MRI suite has arrived – the Siemens Aera 1.5 Tesla “Open Friendly” MRI. The MRI arrived on a flatbed trailer on July 25 and was lifted by crane into the new 1,650 square-foot addition. The quieter “Open Friendly” MRI has a larger 70 cm opening and its spacious accommodations offer patients the benefits of an open MRI while providing physicians with better quality images. The new MRI has the ability to complete testing for a range of clinical applications, including neurology, orthopedics,…
Click here to see our photos on Facebook Cortlandt Manor, NY - (August, 1 2012) – Hospital employees and the public flocked to Hudson Valley Hospital Center’s first Farmer’s Market of the season on July 31 to buy organic produce and other specialty items. More than a dozen vendors offered fresh fruits and vegetables, pies, breads and other specialty items on the Hospital campus from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. “We were very pleased with the turnout and everyone commented on the variety and quality of the organic produce and other items,’’ said John C. Federspiel, President of Hudson Valley…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (July 19, 2012) – Hudson Valley Hospital Center was chosen from among thousands of hospitals in the United States, Europe  and around the world to present at the International Conference on Emergency Medicine in Dublin last month. Dr. Ron Nutovits, Chairman of Emergency Medicine at HVHC, presented a paper on the Hospital’s no-wait Emergency Department at the International Conference on Emergency Medicine from June 27 to 30 at the Convention Centre in Dublin. HVHC was the first in the region to open a no-wait Emergency Room in 2005. Also presenting on behalf of the hospital were…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (July 18, 2012) – Hudson Valley Hospital Center is continuing its healthy eating initiative by hosting a monthly series of farmer’s markets on the hospital campus through November. The first market will be held on July 31st from 11 AM to 4 PM.  The HVHC Farmer’s Market will be held once a month on Tuesdays, 7/31, 8/28, 9/25, 10/30, 11/20 from 11 AM – 4 PM in the parking lot fronting on Crompond Road/Route 202, near the Main Entrance to the hospital.  Free parking is available. The farmer’s market series is an expansion of Hudson Valley…