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Police

Helping Police to “Stop the Bleed”

Loss of blood due to a traumatic injury is a leading cause of death in the United States, and law-enforcement personnel are often the first to arrive at a trauma scene. Since the sooner...

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construction update

Construction Update: HealthAlliance Hospital

The transformation of HealthAlliance Hospital from two hospitals in Kingston into one on Mary’s Avenue Campus is the first component of a major, two-phase healthcare advancement project in Ulster County. The redevelopment of the...

osteoporosis

Robotic-Arm-Assisted Total Knee Replacement

Joint pain can affect individuals of all ages and can be prevalent in active seniors. Osteoarthritis, also known as degenerative joint disease, is a common form of arthritis that occurs when cartilage inside a...

cardiac catheterization

Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory Opens at HealthAlliance Hospital

Fulfilling a promise to deliver more advanced services to Ulster County and the surrounding areas, WMCHealth opened a new cardiac catheterization laboratory at HealthAlliance Hospital on Broadway, in Kingston. The new laboratory offers emergent...

wound care

Expanding Wound Care Program for Slow-Healing Wounds

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Urology

Urology Services Now Open in West Nyack

Bon Secours Urology, a member of WMCHealth, is now seeing patients at a second Rockland County location — 2 Crosfield Avenue, Suite 380, West Nyack, NY — for advanced treatment of prostate enlargement, prostate...

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genetic conditions

Diagnosing and Treating Genetic and Metabolic Conditions

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