CALLICOON, NY — Catskill Regional Medical Center’s Grover M. Hermann Hospital was recently named one of 20 top Best Practice Recipients—Quality nationwide. The rankings were based on scores from iVantage Health Analytics’ Hospital Strength Index™. They were announced by the National Rural Health Association (NRHA).
HARRIS, NY — Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC) has been nationally recognized as a Most Wired® Hospital for 2017 by the American Hospital Association’s (AHA) Health Forum, one of only 36 hospitals across New York State to be awarded Most Wired® status.
MONTICELLO, NY — The Kiwanis Club of Monticello recently purchased and donated newborn baby items to the birthing unit at Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC) in Harris. These contributions will be distributed to families in need to help bring their newborns home in brand new baby items.
An estimated one in three adults in our country suffers from high blood pressure—roughly 75 million people—according to latest estimates by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. And, only about half of those people have the condition under control.
PORT JERVIS, NY — Dr. Seth Horn of Aesthetic Family Dentistry is now certified by the American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE) to administer Botox as a cosmetic treatment for the forehead, bridge of nose, outer eye area and the area around the upper and lower lips.
LIBERTY, NY — Powerful Tools for Caregivers, a free educational series designed to provide informal family caregivers with the tools needed to take care of themselves, will be offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County (CCESC) Caregiver Resource Center in six Friday sessions beginning May 12. Workshops will run from 10 a.m.
MONTICELLO, NY — Donate Life Day was celebrated at the Department of Motor Vehicles office on April 21. All customers were offered refreshments, plus giveaways to those who signed up to be an organ donor. As of April 24, the office had signed up 143 new organ donors.
LIBERTY, NY — The Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group meets the first Tuesday of each month at Achieve Rehab & Nursing Facility at 170 Lake St., from 6 to 7:30 p.m. These meetings are open to all caregivers and family members of people with Alzheimer’s Disease or related dementia. Refreshments are served.
MONTICELLO, NY — May is Mental Health Month, and affiliates of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) will once again be spearheading a “Ribbon Campaign” to raise awareness about serious mental illness and the presence of the NAMI chapters locally.
LOCH SHELDRAKE, NY — Catskill Regional Medical Center will hold a Sullivan Wellness Coordinator Training on Friday, April 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 5 New Hope Community Dr.