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With the Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s Triple Aim as its guide, Health Quest Medical Practice (HQMP) is optimizing the outpatient medical experience by implementing an organizational governance model that empowers physicians to shape the processes and procedures they use to improve patients’ lives.
Building on a collaborative team of experienced, highly trained and compassionate specialists, Vassar Brothers Medical Center has broadened the scope of advanced services it offers and is equipped to provide the full spectrum of oncology care to patients in the Mid Hudson Valley.
Recognizing advanced trauma care as fundamental to its mission of delivering exceptional health care to the community, Vassar Brothers Medical Center’s recently developed trauma center is providing lifesaving, rapid-response treatments to growing numbers of residents of the Mid Hudson Valley.
The recent expansion of Brain & Spine Surgeons of New York (BSSNY) unites the high-level expertise of a growing cadre of specialists in a single practice, significantly widening BSSNY’s geographic reach and making it the largest neurosurgical provider in the Hudson Valley.
In January 2016, Vassar Brothers Medical Center became one of the first in the region to offer transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), a minimally invasive procedure that can restore quality of life for individuals with critical aortic stenosis.
Quality, technology and a multidisciplinary staff of experienced physicians, mid-level providers and therapists position Helen Hayes Hospital as a regional leader in acute, sub-acute and outpatient physical rehabilitation.
Featuring the latest surgical technology, as well as oversized, suite-style patient rooms, the Martin and Toni Sosnoff Pavilion at Northern Dutchess Hospital was built to provide patients in the Hudson Valley with a higher quality of care.
In a move that promises to boost both patient convenience and physician collaboration, the Health Quest Medical Practice Division of Primary Care recently relocated to a new Kingston Primary Care location in Kingston Plaza.
Within the human brain, a series of neural pathways links each lobe and cortex, supporting an electrochemical process that turns signals into movement and sensory information into thoughts and actions. In much the same way, the neurology specialists at MidHudson Regional Hospital are connected to all of the neurology services within the Westchester Medical Center Health Network — for patient care, turning a community hospital into an academic center, a hub for research and clinical trials, and an advanced Neuroscience Center, all in Poughkeepsie.
Health Quest is transforming the surgical landscape of the mid-Hudson region with major investments in a pair of technologies that represent the future of minimally invasive, robot-assisted surgery — the da Vinci Si and Xi surgical systems.
Since the first laparoscopic surgery was performed at Putnam Hospital Center more than 20 years ago, the hospital has remained at the forefront of technological innovation. With the acquisition of the da Vinci Si Surgical System, physicians have expanded the breadth of minimally invasive treatment options in the fields of gynecology, urology and general surgery.
With the growth of the Department of Vascular Surgery at MidHudson Regional Hospital as part of the Heart & Vascular Institute at Westchester Medical Center, the local community has expanded access to cutting-edge techniques and dedicated patient care.
As a pioneer in the use of CyberKnife technology, Winthrop-University Hospital expanded its innovative treatment program from Long Island to New York City with the opening of the NYCyberKnife Center in 2014, providing access to breakthrough radiation technologies for patients throughout the tri-state area and beyond.
Expert clinicians and the latest technological treatment advances make Health Quest’s Division of Thoracic Oncology at Vassar Brothers Medical Center a comprehensive, multidisciplinary care program designed to create better outcomes for lung cancer patients throughout the region.
With the opening of the Spine Center at Northern Dutchess Hospital, a comprehensive nonsurgical and surgical care team delivers a coordinated approach to better serve patients with back and neck pain.