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Healthcare

Lyme disease is out of control, officials say

PUTNAM VALLEY – The incidence of Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses is frightening since more than 400,000 new cases of Lyme have been...

ORMC designated as first Level II Adult Trauma Center in Orange County

TOWN OF WALLKILL – Orange Regional Medical Center has been verified as a Level II Adult Trauma Center by the American College of Surgeons...

Appeal for blood donations in wake of Hurricane Dorian

NEW YORK – A holiday weekend and Hurricane Dorian make for the perfect storm for low blood supply and the New York Blood Center...

Sullivan County Public Health shares state’s vaping advisory

LIBERTY – The New York State Department of Health has issued a health advisory to inform the public of an emerging health threat related...

Bon Secours Community Hospital marks first milestone in remodeling, upgrades

PORT JERVIS – The new temporary emergency department at Bon Secours Community Hospital in Port Jervis is open, making way for construction of the...

Hospital launches driver evaluation program

CORNWALL – Montefiore St. Luke’s Cornwall (MSLC) announces the launch of its new Driver Evaluation and Advisement Program at its Burke Partnered Rehabilitation Services...

Arc of Dutchess awarded almost $60,000 in grants

POUGHKEEPSIE - The Arc of Dutchess, an organization supporting people with disabilities in Dutchess County, has been awarded $59,500 in combined grants from the...

Vassar Brothers Medical Center verified as Level 2 Trauma Center

POUGHKEEPSIE - Vassar Brothers Medical Center has been named a verified Level 2 trauma center by the American College of Surgeons. The three-year verification identifies...

Orange Regional Medical Center offers free caregiving support group

TOWN OF WALLKILL  - Orange Regional Medical Center will host a free support group called Partners in Caring. The support group takes place the...

New providers join Greater Hudson Valley Health System Medical Group

MIDDLETOWN/HARRIS – The Greater Hudson Valley Health System Medical Group announces the following new providers to its team: Charles Afful, MD (Behavioral Health) obtained his...