A free support group for individuals with hearing loss will be held at Catskill Regional Medical Center, 5-7pm. The support group provides individuals with the latest information about the impact of hearing loss and the technology options available as well as offers advice, encouragement and education. 845/794-3300.
First Friday Networking Breakfast at Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC), 68 Harris-Bushville Rd., 7:45-9am. Cost: $15 members/$25 non-members. RSVP by 3pm on Dec. 4, call 845/791-4200 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Maternal-Infant Services Network of Orange, Sullivan and Ulster Counties, Inc., will offer a 2-session childbirth education class series for expectant parents at Catskill Regional Medical Center on Monday evenings, 5:30–8:30 pm. Pre-registration is required. 845/928-7448.
A complete renovation and name change has come to the former mental health unit of the Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC). Read more
Breast Cancer Awareness Day at the Catskill Regional Medical Center Administrative Services Building, 2nd floor, boardrooms A and B, 9am-5pm. Raffles, prizes and giveaways. www.crmcny.org.
The Community Garden Club of Liberty will hold its annual Bake and Plant Sale at the Catskill Regional Medical Center Cafeteria in Harris from 9am-1pm. 845/482-5475.
Catskill Regional Medical Center’s Cancer Support will host a free program called “Look Good, Feel Better” at Catskill Regional Medical Center, 68 Harris Bushville Rd., in Boardroom ‘A’ located on the second floor of the Ambulatory Services Building, 3pm. 845/794-3300 ext. 2831.
The Greater Hudson Valley Health System (GHVHS) has announced that due to substantial reductions in reimbursement from the federal and state governments, as well as other decreases in revenue which they claim are caused by healthcare reform, that it has been forced to immediately reduce its labor force. Catskill Regional Medical Center will lay off the equivalent of 60 full-time positions. Orange Regional Medical Center will lay off the equivalent of 80 full-time positions. Read more
On Friday April 12, 2013 at approximately 12:00 Noon, a NYSEG employee who was reading electrical meters in the Town of Bethel noticed a suspicious vehicle and suspicious subjects in the vicinity of 561 Harris/Bushville Rd.
The NYSEG employee mentioned the suspicious activity to a next door neighbor who called 911 and reported a burglary in progress. Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the location but the subjects fled prior to the patrol’s arrival. Read more
Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC) announced it has received designation as a Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders (NICHE) site. According to a CRMC press release, NICHE is the only national designation that indicates a hospital’s dedication to elder care excellence. Read more