MONTICELLO, NY — Catskill Regional Medical Group (CRMG) has added Rafik A. El-Sabrout, MD, general surgeon, to its surgery department. In addition to being part of CRMG, Dr. El-Sabrout also performs general surgery at Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC).
HARRIS, NY — David Morcos, doctor of osteopathic medicine, has joined Catskill Regional Medical Group (CRMG) to provide primary care at the Livingston Manor and Monticello offices. Morcos received his medical degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Davie, FL.
HONESDALE, PA —Wayne Memorial is relocating two services from the Stourbridge Professional Complex: Wayne Memorial Rehabilitation Services and Wayne Memorial Home Health & Hospice.
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.
It appears that warm weather is finally here to stay. This is a great time to be outside in our area, but there are precautions that you and your family members should follow to avoid sunburn and exposure to poison ivy and other plants that cause skin rashes, as well as bug bites (especially ticks).