Cortlandt Manor, NY - (April 20, 2012) – Students from Walter Panas High School  helped Hudson Valley Hospital Center put the finishing touches on its organic garden for healing scheduled to open April 25. Eight students from the high school helped fill the garden planters with topsoil and spread mulch in preparation for the big day. Volunteers were Corey Dean, Robert Bruce, Esteban Baquero, Priten Shah, Marissa Offenbacher, Kevin Carrol, Lynne Cherchia and Dawn Bruzzese. The Organic Garden for Healing, part of the Hospital’s Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Cancer Center, will hold two special events on April 25 to dedicate…
  Cortlandt Manor, NY - (April 17, 2012) – The Organic Garden for Healing at Hudson Valley Hospital Center is almost ready for its grand opening on April 25 with more than a dozen volunteers preparing the ground for planting. Volunteers from Kohl’s department store, Eisai Oncology and Hospital staff worked from afternoon till sundown on April 17 moving topsoil and compost into the garden. The Organic Garden for Healing, part of the Hospital’s Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Cancer Center, will hold two special events on April 25 to dedicate the garden. The day’s events will start at 8:30 with a…
Cortlandt Manor – March 28, 2012 – Spring is here. What better time to get in shape and pay attention to your health?  Hudson Valley Hospital Center and NYS Senator Greg Ball are offering seniors the perfect opportunity to take care of their health with a “Spring Check Up” Senior Health Fair on April 20 at the Muriel Morabito Community Center in Cortlandt Manor. From 9 a.m. -12 noon, health professionals will offer cholesterol and blood pressure screenings and exhibitors will be on hand to offer health and consumer information. Refreshments will be served. “As a community hospital, we are…
    Emily Vesce Junior Volunteer Priscilla Ayora, HVHC Director of Volunteer Services Tonja Inlaw and Emily Vesce Junior Volunteer Maia Silber. Cortlandt Manor, NY - (April 12, 2012) – Following a 46-year tradition, Hudson Valley Hospital Center’s Auxiliary has awarded college scholarships to local high school students pursuing careers in healthcare. Four students from Hendrick Hudson, Haldane and John F. Kennedy High Schools each received $1,000 college scholarships from the auxiliary at its Volunteer Recognition Luncheon on April 11 at Cortlandt Colonial Restaurant. John C. Federspiel, President of Hudson Valley Hospital Center, thanked the volunteers for their service and…