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  • Today We Honor all of our Healthcare Heroes.

    Posted: 03/30/2020
  • HealthAlliance Hospital Selected to be a Temporary Care Center for Patients

    Posted: 03/28/2020

    Governor Cuomo has chosen WMCHealth’s HealthAlliance Hospital on Mary’s Avenue to be one of the select hospitals in the state to be a temporary care center for patients. Plans for this are ongoing and a date for operations has not yet been determined. As our state and nation address the COVID-19 situation, the selection of WMCHealth and HealthAlliance Hospital for this vital role illustrates confidence in our healthcare operations and our unwavering efforts to support our Hudson Valley communities. As a...

  • Coronavirus Update

    Posted: 03/09/2020

    Please call the DOH’s coronavirus hotline at 888.364.3065 or visit  Health.NY.Gov   for additional information.  You can also visit the  CDC.gov  for updates and prevention tips.   To Donate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) We are appreciative of community members who have connected us to legitimate resources for the following: N95 masks Surgical masks Face shields or goggles Fluid resistant isolation gowns Non-latex (nitrile) gloves We ask that no one deliver materials ...

  • Margaretville Hospital Invites Public to 4-County Addiction Action Summit on Opioid Crisis

    Posted: 01/16/2020

    MARGARETVILLE, N.Y. (Jan. 16, 2020) — Margaretville Hospital, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), invites the public to participate in a free, four-county summit on January 24 to exchange ideas about how to deter opioid misuse in the Catskills and how to help people deeply touched by the crisis. The summit will be held at the MTC Community Center, 61 Academy St. in Margaretville, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The second Addiction Action Summit, led by Margaretville Hospital...

  • WMCHealth is home to 273 of the Hudson Valley’s TOP DOCTORS.

    Posted: 11/07/2019

    Please CLICK HERE for list of doctors (pdf).

  • Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul Joins Celebration as HealthAlliance Breaks Ground on $92.9 Million Hospital Expansion

    Posted: 10/24/2019

    KINGSTON, N.Y. (Oct. 24, 2019) — New York State Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul joined community influencers and hospital leadership as HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), broke ground on a $92.9 million, 127,000-square-foot expansion and enhancement of its hospital on Mary’s Avenue in the City of Kingston. The groundbreaking ceremony marked the start of construction of a new hospital building, along with an extensive renovation of...

  • Mountainside Residents to Give Folkloric Dance Recital, Free and Open to Public, Oct. 26

    Posted: 10/16/2019

    MARGARETVILLE, N.Y. (Oct. 16, 2019) -- Residents of Mountainside Residential Care Center in Margaretville, operated by HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), will give a free public recital of folkloric dances at the Open Eye Theater in Margaretville at 2 p.m. Oct. 26. Reservations are strongly encouraged. The recital will culminate six months of dance training that the 10 Mountainside residents received from dance educator Columbine M...

  • HealthAlliance Golf Classic Raises $38,000 to Support Essential Programs and Services in Kingston

    Posted: 09/27/2019

    KINGSTON, N.Y. (Sept. 27, 2019) — The 19th annual HealthAlliance Golf Classic, held at the Apple Greens Golf Course in Highland, raised nearly $38,000 to support healthcare programs and services at HealthAlliance Hospitals, members of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), in Kingston. The tournament attracted 32 teams and more than 130 players and fans who enjoyed fun contests, including for the “longest drive,” “closest to the pin,” and “hole in one,” where the player driving the b...

  • Eleven Members of WMCHealth Workforce to Compete in TCS New York City Marathon

    Posted: 09/25/2019

    VALHALLA, N.Y. (September 25, 2019) – Fueled by their commitment to Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) patients, a dedicated group of 11 WMCHealth workforce members will compete in the TCS New York City Marathon November 3. Each runner has his or her own motivation and has taken up the marathon challenge in support of the life-changing and lifesaving care provided to patients at WMCHealth hospitals across the Hudson Valley. Six are running a marathon for the first time. Team WMCHealth...

  • Westchester Medical Center Health Network Urges Patients To Take Caution During Fall Prevention Awareness Month

    Posted: 09/19/2019

    VALHALLA, N.Y. (September 18, 2019) – Trips and slips are no laughing matter, as falls in the home are the number one reason for hospital visits nationwide. At Westchester Medical Center, the flagship of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) and the only Level I adult and pediatric trauma center in the Hudson Valley, falls have been the most common injury-related hospitalization for a consecutive 15 years, making up more than 40 percent of all trauma admissions. September is Fall Pre...