This year, it feels like the Hudson Valley and Catskills skipped springtime and dove headlong into the dog days of summer. As the temperatures rise, so does the potential for heat-related illnesses.
HONESDALE, PA — Wayne Memorial Hospital plans to start building a new patient tower on its main campus in September. The structure will house 50 private patient rooms and subsume a portion of the current upper parking lot.
MIDDLETOWN, NY — Crystal Run Healthcare has been voted Best Family Practice, Best Cosmetic Surgeon-Dr. Sandra Sacks, Best Hearing Aid Center, Best Occupational Therapist and Best Weight Loss Center in the Times Herald-Record Readers’ Choice Awards for 2017.
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.