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Montefiore St. Luke’s Cornwall receives AHA quality achievement award

NEWBURGH - Montefiore St. Luke’s Cornwall has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The...

Three Health Quest hospitals receive ‘gold’ for timely, appropriate stroke care

LAGRANGEVILLE - When it comes to stroke, early assessment and rapid treatment are critical to saving brain cells — and lives.To recognize hospitals for...

Healthfirst to acquire Essential Plan and Medicaid enrollees of Crystal Run Health Plan

NEW YORK – Healthfirst, a not-for-profit health insurer based in New York City, has received state Health Department approval to expand into Orange and...

SUNY Sullivan, CRMC ink agreement to enhance nursing education in Sullivan

LOCH SHELDRAKE – An agreement between SUNY Sullivan and Catskill Regional Medical Center is designed to enhance the nursing education programs at both institutions.Catskill...

State funds $250,000 for Lyme disease research, prevention, treatment

ALBANY – A total of $250,000 in state funding has been targeted to address Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses.Senator Jennifer Metzger (D, Rosendale)...

Burke Neurological Institute to get over $2 million in fed funding

WHITE PLAINS – Burke Neurological Institute in White Plains has been awarded more than $2.3 million in federal funds over a five-year period from...

Mid-Hudson Bridge lit up in purple to mark Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month

HIGHLAND - The day before (June 21) was The Longest Day, our ongoing fundraiser that honors the long days spent by people who are...

Vassar Brothers Medical commended by Society of Thoracic Surgeons

POUGHKEEPSIE - Vassar Brothers Medical Center has achieved three-star overall quality ratings — the highest possible ranking — in four of five cardiac surgical...

Yankees Recognize Burke Catholic’s blood drive effort dedicated to beloved math teacher Lou Wengenroth

GOSHEN – For the second year in a row, of all the small schools in the Hudson Valley, Burke Catholic had the highest percentage...

Orange Regional Medical Center announces program manager

MIDDLETOWN – Orange Regional Medical Center announces the Lisa Rivera, RN, BSN as Program Manager of the Bone and Joint Center.In her new role,...