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WMCHealth Hospitals Receive National Recognition for Care of Stroke Patients

By October 18, 2018 Health News

Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) hospitals across the Hudson Valley recently received Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Recognition — the highest level awarded — for their exceptional care of stroke patients in the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® program.  Read More

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Go the Distance Walk and Family Fun Day Supports Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital

By October 18, 2018 Health News

On September 16, thousands of supporters made strides for Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), at its 14th Annual Go the Distance Walk and Family Fun Day. Read More

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Town Hall Meeting and Health Symposium

By October 18, 2018 Health News

Two recent community meetings hosted by Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) explored the epidemic of opioid addiction in the Hudson Valley region. Read More

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Good Samaritan Hospital Begins $9 Million Refurbishment of Bariatric and Orthopedic Surgery Units

By October 18, 2018 Health News

Good Samaritan Hospital, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), is embarking on a $9 million comprehensive upgrade to the facilities that house two of its leading programs, creating spaces to enhance the patient experience and foster a specialized, patient-first approach to bariatric and orthopedic care. Read More

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Find “Advancing Care” on the Airwaves With These Radio Programs

By October 18, 2018 Health News

Two radio programs presented by the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) broadcast timely discussions about health and wellness, connecting listeners with medical experts and advocates. Read More

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WMCHealth’s Telemedicine ICU Program Earns Top Rankings in National Quality Survey

By October 18, 2018 Health News

The Westchester Medical Center Health Network’s (WMCHealth) eHealth telemedicine program, which provides round-the-clock care to more than 100 Intensive Care Unit (ICU) patients daily on campuses across the Hudson Valley, has been recognized as one of the nation’s top telemedicine programs three consecutive times in a national quality survey. Read More

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Team WMCHealth Runs New York City Marathon

By August 21, 2018 Events, Health News

Ten Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) employees will “go the distance” by running in the annual TCS New York City Marathon on November 4 to support patients cared for at the network’s 10 hospitals. First place or last, running a marathon is about going the distance, even when your body is telling you to quit.  Read More

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WMCHealth Heart and Vascular Institute Welcomes New Cardiologists to Kingston

By August 21, 2018 Health News

The WMCHealth Heart and Vascular Institute recently opened an office for patients at network affiliate HealthAlliance Hospital: Mary’s Avenue Campus. As part of the expansion, WMCHealth welcomed two longtime Kingston cardiologists to the Institute’s team: Ellis W. Lader, MD, and Aneta D. Dimova, MD. Read More

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St. Anthony Community Hospital’s Cardiac Services Earn Accreditation

By August 21, 2018 Health News

Diagnostic cardiac services at St. Anthony Community Hospital, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), have been granted accreditation for three years by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) in a key area of echocardiography, one of the most widely used diagnostic tools in cardiology. IAC accreditation is a seal of approval that indicates consistent quality care, state-of-the-art equipment and a dedication to continuous improvement. Read More

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WMC’s Annual Gala Raises Funds and Honors ShopRite Supermarkets

By August 21, 2018 Health News

Held at Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, the 39th Annual Westchester Medical Center Gala featured performances by Broadway performers and benefited Westchester Medical Center, Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital and the Behavioral Health Center, all members of WMCHealth, located on its flagship campus in Valhalla. Read More

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