SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY — Shannon Shah, a board-certified adult-gerontology nurse practitioner specializing in oncology and hematology, has joined Crystal Run Healthcare and will provide care to patients in Rock Hill. She completed her Master of Science in advanced practice nursing at the State University of New York at Stony Brook.
HONESDALE, PA — Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers’ Outreach and Enrollment Coordinators are offering help to those who need assistance navigating the Health Insurance Marketplace. Open enrollment begins November 1 and ends December 15, as opposed to running until the end of January as in previous years.
HARRIS, NY — Mikhail Itingen, DO, has joined Catskill Regional Medical Group (CRMG) to provide orthopedic care at his Harris office. Dr. Itingen will also perform surgery as part of the orthopedic surgery team at Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC).
Regardless of the causes for the warming of our environment, public health officials are very aware of how environmental changes lead to catastrophic health problems for a population because of drought or flooding, starvation from crop failures, or effects of increasing environmental pollution leading to a rise in respiratory problems, such as a
ELDRED, NY — Volunteers of all ages, from states across the U.S., will participate in the 10th annual Human Line of Hope Across America on Sunday, September 10. The event benefits the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, which aims to cure childhood cancer. The first Human Line of Hope was created in 2008 by Lou Monteleone in Eldred.
HARRIS, NY — Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC) recently appointed Antonia Duncan, RN, BS to the position of obstetrical department clinical manager.
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.