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MidHudson Regional Hospital Completes Inpatient-Floor Renovation

By April 11, 2018 Health News

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

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WMCHealth’s Girls’ Night Out Honors Heart Survivors, Promotes Women’s Heart Health

By April 11, 2018 Health News

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

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3D Imaging Debuts at Good Samaritan Hospital

By April 11, 2018 Health News

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

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Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital’s Big Win From Short Stacks

By April 11, 2018 Health News

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

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Westchester Medical Center and Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital Awarded Reverification of Top Level trauma Status

By April 11, 2018 Health News

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

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Westchester Medical Center Health Network Expands Telemedicine Program

By April 11, 2018 Health News

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

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Good Samaritan Hospital Launches Comprehensive EEG Monitoring Program

By April 11, 2018 Health News

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

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Westchester Medical Center Surpasses Milestone of 500th Ablation

By April 11, 2018 Health News

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

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Westchester Medical Center Recognized as Center of Excellence for Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Program

By April 10, 2018 Health News

The Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM) program at the WMCHealth Heart and Vascular Institute in Valhalla, received a prestigious Center of Excellence recognition from the national Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association. Read More

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Meet the First Babies Born in 2018 at WMCHealth Hospitals

By February 9, 2018 Health News

St. Anthony Community Hospital

Clara Mae Vantress came into the world at 10:13 p.m. on New Year’s Day, earning the honor of being the first baby born this year at St. Anthony Community Hospital, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), in Warwick.

Born to Matthew and Caitlin Vantress of Greenwood Lake, Clara Mae weighed 9 lbs and measured 20 ¼ inches long. Read More

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