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Jonathan Schiller

The Greater Hudson Valley Health System, made up of Catskill Regional Medical Center and Orange Regional Medical Center, announces the appointment of Jonathan Schiller to the position of CEO of Catskill Regional Medical Center. He assumed the role on June 26 from...


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Aetna names Northern Dutchess Hospital as orthopedic Institute of Quality

Northern Dutchess Hospital was recently designated an Aetna Institute of Quality Orthopedic Care Facility for knee and hip.

The designation was based on the hospital’s unique expertise in consistently...


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CareMount Medical, the largest independent multispecialty medical group in New York state, is pleased to announce the appointment of six new physicians in internal medicine, pediatrics, neurology, and obstetrics and gynecology:

Howard Hinestroza, MD, MSc, board-certified...


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From left: Tulip Ball Honorees Beverly and Frank Finnegan, Tulip Ball Chair Marisa Perez-Rogers, and HealthAlliance Foundation Executive Director Steffen T. Kraehmer

The HealthAlliance Foundation’s 28th annual Tulip Ball raised more than $180,000 to support the acquisition of new...


Expanded Treatment and Support Capabilities Position Health Quest at Forefront of Regional Cancer Care

Health Quest is adding high-tech oncology capabilities and expanding its Supportive Care Medicine program so patients can receive comprehensive cancer care near their homes and families.


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Representatives from the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation at the Helen Hayes Hospital Adapted Sports, Recreation and Living Expo

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw will host its annual Adapted Sports, Recreation and Living Expo on Saturday, April 8, from 11 a.m.–3 p.m....


Health Quest Medical Practice Transforms Care through Physician Leadership

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.


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Robert Friedberg

Health Quest Systems Inc. President Robert Friedberg has been appointed CEO of the leading nonprofit healthcare system in the Mid Hudson Valley. Friedberg is the successor to Luke McGuinness, who retired at the end of 2016.

Friedberg has more than 30 years of...


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Construction of a $1.7 million emergency department expansion at Northern Dutchess Hospital was recently completed, adding treatment and support areas to ensure the community’s sickest patients are well cared for.

The 1,500-foot expansion includes new triage and registration areas, plus...


Elevating Oncology: Vassar Brothers Medical Center Delivers Comprehensive Cancer Services to the Mid Hudson Valley

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.