Image-guided therapy took a major leap forward in the Hudson Valley with the launch of a new 3D imaging platform at Good Samaritan Hospital, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), the only hospital in the region with this game-changing equipment. Read More
In February, heart disease survivors, supporters and care providers joined in full revelry at Girls’ Night Out in Tarrytown, to raise awareness of and support for heart health. The evening paid tribute to heart disease survivors and their supporters through their touching stories, with hospital team members joining their patients onstage to celebrate their recovery. By the end of the evening, this heartwarming event raised $80,000 for the WMCHealth Heart and Vascular Institute. Read More
MidHudson Regional Hospital, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), recently completed a major $8 million renovation of patient rooms on the medical-surgical inpatient floor of its Cooke Building. Read More
State approvals bring expansions, enhancements and a new era of patient care.
By Melissa F. Pheterson
Girls’ Night Out in Goshen
Mix and mingle with fashion-forward friends committed to a healthier Orange County at Palacio Catering & Conference in Goshen, NY. This evening of shopping, learning, and dining — plus exciting raffles — benefits St. Anthony Community Hospital, Mount Alverno Center and Schervier Pavilion, all members of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth). For information, call 845.368.5151.
39th Annual Westchester Medical Center Gala
Recognized as the premier fundraiser of the year for Westchester Medical Center, the flagship of WMCHealth, this gala brings together hospital leadership, board members, physicians, business leaders and community supporters for an elegant evening of dining and dancing at the Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts in Katonah. For information, call 914.493.2575.
As part of the annual National Pancake Day fundraiser, IHOP restaurants across the Hudson Valley and Fairfield County helped raise more than $52,000 for Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth). Read More
The Electrophysiology Program at Westchester Medical Center, the flagship of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), has surpassed its 500-procedure mark for the use of ablation in patients with atrial fibrillation, a common but serious condition of irregular heartbeat, or arrhythmia. As the only hospital in the lower Hudson Valley with the ability to perform AFib ablations, the team performs over 100 a year, allowing patients to resume their normal lives in less than a week. Read More
To help streamline diagnosis and treatment of epilepsy for residents across the Hudson Valley, Good Samaritan Hospital, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), has expanded and enhanced its EEG laboratory with a comprehensive inpatient EEG Monitoring Program. Read More
Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) recently expanded its telemedicine program to include teletrauma services at HealthAlliance Hospital: Broadway Campus in Kingston and Margaretville Hospital in Margaretville, bringing the immediate care that traumatic injuries require to communities with limited access to trauma care. Read More
Westchester Medical Center and Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital recently received reverification of the hospitals’ Level I trauma statuses — the highest level awarded by the Committee on Trauma of the American College of Surgeons — for both its adult and pediatric trauma centers. Read More