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Press Contacts

Andy LaGuardia
Senior Director, Network Strategic Communications
Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth)
Contact for WMCHealth Network, Westchester Medical Center, Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital, Behavioral Health Center
Phone: 914.493.6532
Andrew.LaGuardia@WMCHealth.org

Helene Guss
Director, Network  Marketing and Communications/Site Coordination 
Bon Secours Charity Health System
Contact for Good Samaritan Hospital, St. Anthony Community Hospital, Bon Secours Community Hospital
Phone: 845.368.5570
Helene_Guss@BSHSI.org

Lynn Nichols
Director, Marketing and Communications, Northern Region
MidHudson Regional Hospital; HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley
Contact for MidHudson Regional Hospital, HealthAlliance Hospital, and Margaretville Hospital
845.332.9441
Lynn.Nichols.@HAHV.org



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The Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) is a 1,700-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with 10 hospitals on eight campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than 13,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. From Level 1, Level 2 and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region’s only acute care children’s hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, home care services and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State, today WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley.  Learn more about our facilities below.

 


Westchester Medical Center

Westchester Medical Center is the premier provider of advanced medical care in New York’s Hudson Valley region. The flagship of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network, this 415-bed academic hospital located in Valhalla, New York, provides local residents with acute care services - Level I trauma and burn care, organ transplants and advanced neurovascular procedures and more - found nowhere else in the region.

Westchester Medical Center is the primary referral facility for other hospitals in the Hudson Valley and serves as a lifeline for more than 3.5 million people.


Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital

Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital is the children’s hospital for New York’s Hudson Valley region and Fairfield County, Connecticut. Located in Valhalla, NY, this 136-bed advanced pediatrics facility cares for the region’s most seriously ill and injured children including those in need of cardiac surgery, neurosurgery, hematology and oncology treatments, organ transplants and other specialty pediatric services.

Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital is also home to the area’s only Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Level I pediatric trauma and burn care programs and its Regional Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.


MidHudson Regional Hospital

Located in Poughkeepsie, MidHudson Regional Hospital is a 243-bed community hospital with a long tradition of providing care for the residents of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County and the mid-Hudson Valley. 

Recognized for its trauma and emergency care, MidHudson Regional Hospital is home to the Hudson Valley’s first Level II Trauma Center. Additional services include Total Joint Replacement, the Center for Robotic Surgery, and the Redl Center for Cancer Care. 

MidHudson Regional Hospital utilizes WMCHealth’s nationally recognized telemedicine program, using the latest technology to monitor critically ill inpatients and provide consultations. Telemedicine at MidHudson Regional Hospital includes eICU (serving the intensive care unit), eTrauma and ePsychiatry.

A pediatric emergency room and inpatient care services are now open at MidHudson Regional Hospital, in association with Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital, the Hudson Valley’s only acute care children’s hospital. The new services are known as Maria Fareri Children’s Health Care Services at MidHudson Regional Hospital



HealthAlliance Hospitals

HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley operates a 315-bed healthcare system comprising HealthAlliance Hospital: Mary’s Avenue Campus and HealthAlliance Hospital: Broadway Campus in Kingston, NY, and Margaretville Hospital, a 15-bed critical access hospital in Margaretville, NY, which serves Delaware, Greene, Ulster and Schoharie counties. HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley also operates Mountainside Residential Care Center, an 82-bed residential care facility in Margaretville.

The Kingston hospitals are home to WMCHealth’s Heart and Vascular Institute, Advanced OB-GYN, The certified Baby Friendly Family Birth Place, the Women’s Breast Health Center, emergency medicine, the Stroke Center, orthopedic services, dialysis, diabetes education, the Sleep Center and the Wound Care Center.


Good Samaritan Hospital

Good Samaritan Hospital in Suffern, NY, is a 286-bed hospital providing emergency, medical, surgical, obstetrical/gynecological and acute-care services to residents of Rockland and southern Orange counties in New York, and northern Bergen County, NJ. The hospital is home to a recognized cardiovascular program, comprehensive cancer-treatment services, a cutting-edge robotic surgery program, the area’s leading Wound and Hyperbaric Institute, outstanding maternal/child services, and the Center for Breast Health, which offers three-dimensional mammography and high-risk screening and counseling services. The hospital’s certified home-care agency supports residents of the Hudson Valley and beyond.

 

Bon Secours Community Hospital

 

For nearly a century, Bon Secours Community Hospital in Port Jervis, New York, has served the residents of Western Orange County, New York, Pike County, Pennsylvania, and Northern Sussex County, New Jersey, as the area’s premier healthcare provider.  The hospital serves its community with 122 beds for acute care and medical-surgical services, a 24-hour emergency department, long-term care and rehabilitation, a dedicated bariatric surgery unit, behavioral health, and outpatient services.

 

St. Anthony Community Hospital

 

For 80 years, St. Anthony Community Hospital in Warwick, NY, has served residents of Orange County, NY, and New Jersey’s Sussex and Passaic counties with outstanding and compassionate care. The 60-bed hospital is a primary resource for emergency, medical, surgical, obstetrical/gynecological and acute-care services. The comprehensive surgery program includes joint-replacement, vascular, gynecological, urological, pulmonary, ophthalmic, plastic surgery, hand, foot, same-day and general surgery. The expanding Radiology Department now offers three-dimensional mammography. Mount Alverno Center, a state-approved adult home with an assisted-living program serving 85 residents, and Schervier Pavilion, a 120-bed skilled-nursing facility dedicated to the highest standard of healthcare excellence, also are on the campus.