The flu is a viral illness that should be taken seriously every year, but the 2018 flu season has been of particular concern.
HONESDALE, PA — Wayne Memorial Hospital (WMH) has a new three-dimensional digital mammography system, the Senographe Pristina from GE. It addresses patients’ two greatest concerns, according to Wayne Memorial’s Medical Director of Imaging Services: radiation exposure and comfort.
MIDDLETOWN, NY — The Greater Hudson Valley Health System (GHVHS), comprising Catskill Regional Medical Center, Orange Regional Medical Center, Catskill Regional Medical Group and Orange Regional Medical Group, has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, a
MONTICELLO, NY — HRHCare Community Health has announced that Sr. Katherine Seibert, MD, a physician at the HRHCare health centers in Monticello and Goshen, will receive the 2018 Thomas A. Dooley Award from her alma mater, the University of Notre Dame.
HARRIS, NY — March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month, and Catskill Regional Medical Center wants to remind the community of the importance and effectiveness of colon cancer screenings.
MONTICELLO, NY — The 40th Annual 98.3 WSUL Heart-A-Thon, benefitting Catskill Regional Medical Center’s Cardio-Pulmonary Department, was held on Friday, February 23. The event raised $63,330 to help fight the disease, and the program is continuing to collect donations.
The healthcare system of the United States is a loosely structured system composed of many parts (hospital, outpatient, rehabilitation centers, nursing home, insurance payers, etc.) that do not directly communicate within one centralized, nationwide information system.
HARRIS, NY — Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC) announces the 40th annual 98.3 WSUL Heart-A-Thon, benefitting Catskill Regional Medical Center’s Cardio-Pulmonary Department. This year’s Heart-A-Thon will take place on Friday, February 23, from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the Woodland Garden Café, located on the hospital’s ground floor.
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive in the cafeteria of Sullivan West High School on Wednesday, February 21 from 2:30 to 7:30 p.m. The event is especially important because so far this winter, people have been deterred from coming out to give blood by frigid weather and snow days.
PORT JERVIS, NY — Bon Secours Community Hospital’s Surgical Weight Loss Institute, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMC Health), has been accredited as a Comprehensive Center under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP®), a joint program of the American College of Sur