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Healthcare

Vet2Vet funding restored after governor proposed drastic cut

ALBANY – Governor Cuomo's budget for 2020 eliminated funding for the Joseph P. Dwyer Veterans Peer-to-Peer Support Program, more commonly known as the Vet2Vet...

Vassar hospital to transfer pediatric patients to other hospitals

POUGHKEEPSIE - Beginning today, April 1, Vassar Brothers Medical Center (VBMC) will change the way pediatric patients are treated at the Poughkeepsie hospital during...

Healthcare professionals answer governor’s call to volunteer in COVID-19 crisis

ALBANY – Thousands of retired healthcare professionals have answered Governor Cuomo’s call to volunteer as the coronavirus pandemic continues and the situation in New...

Nuvance Health joins the practice of ‘virtual’ doctor visits

POUGHKEEPSIE - Nuvance Health has launched 'Virtual Visits' for primary and specialty care, for access to healthcare during the COVID-19 global pandemic.  These appointments...

Nuvance Health to operate two drive-through testing sites in Hudson Valley

FISHKILL - Nuvance Health, the parent company of Putnam Hospital, Vassar Brothers Medical Center, and Northern Dutchess Hospital, is partnering with Dutchess County to...

Catskill Regional Medical Center celebrates Certified Nurses Day

HARRIS – Catskill Regional Medical Center will celebrate Certified Nurses Day on March 19 by honoring its board-certified nurses. Nurses will be recognized for...

Over $3.9 million in FEMA funds for Northern Westchester Hospital

WASHINGTON – Northern Westchester Hospital in Mount Kisco will receive just under $4 million in federal funds from FEMA for the installation of a...

Local doc offers tips to avoid the cornonavirus

MIDDLETOWN - As more and more people worry about the possibility of contracting the coronavirus, one Middletown area doctor has recorded a presentation on...

Letter to the Editor: Doctor gives insight to respiratory illnesses

Instances of respiratory illness traditionally peak during winter months.  The populations most at risk for contracting respiratory illnesses and developing complications include the very...

CareMount Medical teams with Hudson Valley Hospice for care

CHAPPAQUA -  CareMount Medical, the largest independent multi-specialty medical group in New York State, today announced that it has entered into a Preferred Provider...