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Helen Hayes Hospital Foundation Gala Scheduled

The annual Helen Hayes Hospital Gala, a benefit for the physical rehabilitation hospital in West Haverstraw, will be held on Sunday, October 15, 2006 at the Pearl River Hilton in Pearl River, New York. Sponsored by the Helen Hayes Hospital … Continue reading

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Aquatics Program Open to Community

Exercise in warm water pool offers many benefits The Aquatics Program at Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw is available to anyone in the community who would like to exercise in the hospital’s state-of-the-art warm water pool, which is heated … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Blood Drive

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw will host a Blood Drive on Tuesday, June 20, from 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM in the hospital’s auditorium. The Drive will be operated by the Hudson Valley Blood Services All eligible donors, including … Continue reading

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Hospital to Accept Used Needles

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw will be accepting used needles, lancets and syringes from Rockland County residents on Tuesday, July 11, 2006 from 10:00 AM until Noon and 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the hospital’s loading dock.  This service … Continue reading

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Golf Outing Scheduled

event will benefit physical rehabilitation hospital The North Rockland Lions Club, in conjunction with the Helen Hayes Hospital Foundation, is sponsoring the Robert E. Byrne Golf Outing on Wednesday, June 14, 2006 at the Phillip J. Rotella Golf Course in … Continue reading

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Adaptive Golf Workshops & Outings Scheduled

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw has announced the schedule for the upcoming season of its GolfAbility program. GolfAbility is an adaptive golf instruction program to teach the basics of golf to individuals with disabilities. Seven GolfAbility workshops and two … Continue reading

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Spring Adapted Sports & Recreation Programs

Helen Hayes Hospital is offering information on several  adaptive sports and recreation activities to take place this spring and summer. All are designed specifically for individuals with physical disabilities. Adaptive Sailing – workshops will take place on Wednesday, April 26 … Continue reading

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Educational Program for New York State Designated Stroke Centers Scheduled

The New York State Department of Health and Helen Hayes Hospital are co-sponsoring a one-day educational conference, “New York State Department of Health Stroke Center Designation Project: An Update for Designated Hospitals,” on Thursday, May 11, 2006 from 8:30 a.m. … Continue reading

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Hospital Hosts Art Exhibit

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw is hosting an exhibit, entitled “An Array of Genres in Oil,” featuring the paintings of John B. Fragale. The exhibit will be on display in the Atrium from April 3 through 30, 2006. A … Continue reading

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Rehabilitation Hospital to Sponsor Adapted Golf Workshop

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw, New York will sponsor a half-day educational program, “Tee Off Time for Adaptive Golf: playing, teaching, establishing a program,” on Monday April 10, 2006 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The program is designed … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Osteoporosis Educational Programs

The New York State Osteoporosis Prevention and Education Program (NYSOPEP) headquartered at Helen Hayes Hospital will be offering comprehensive Bone Health Education Seminars this spring. The seminars will be repeated on four dates: Monday, March 6. 2006 Tuesday April 4, … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Blood Drive

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw will host a Blood Drive on Tuesday, February 7, 2006, from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM in the hospital’s auditorium. Hudson Valley Blood Services, which operates the drive, has declared an emergency blood shortage. … Continue reading

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Hospital Hosts Art Exhibit

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw is hosting an exhibit featuring the works of John F. Gould (1906-1996). The exhibit, which is being coordinated with the Bethlehem Art Gallery, marks the beginning of the centennial year celebration of the artist … Continue reading

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Hospital Gala Scheduled

The annual Helen Hayes Hospital Gala, a benefit for the physical rehabilitation hospital in West Haverstraw, will be held on Sunday, November 6, 2005 at the Pearl River Hilton in Pearl River, New York. Sponsored by the Helen Hayes Hospital … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Blood Drive

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw will host a Blood Drive on Wednesday, November 9, 2005, from 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM in the hospital’s auditorium. The Drive will be operated by the Hudson Valley Blood Services All eligible donors, … Continue reading

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Parathyroid Hormone Therapy Demonstrates Benefit in Osteoporosis

An NIH sponsored study finds that women with osteoporosis showed biochemical evidence of increased bone formation when given Parathyroid Hormone treatment, even after they had been on alendronate (Fosamax) for long periods. A cyclic regimen of parathyroid hormone might be … Continue reading

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Helen Hayes Hospital Honors Outstanding Employees

The second annual Helen Hayes Hospital CEO Awards were presented on June 21 in a ceremony in the rehabilitation hospital’s Noyes Conference Center. Eight hospital employees were honored for consistently going above and beyond the call of duty and exemplifying … Continue reading

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Hospital Seeks Volunteers for Research Study into Bone Loss

June 13, 2005, 2005: HOSPITAL SEEKS VOLUNTEERS FOR RESEARCH STUDY INTO BONE LOSS The Helen Hayes Hospital Clinical Research Center in West Haverstraw is currently recruiting women to participate in a new research study examining new treatments for bone loss … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Handcycle Program

showcasing benefits of adaptive sports Helen Hayes Hospital will host a free Handcycle Happening on Tuesday, June 14 at 4:00 p.m. at the physical rehabilitation hospital in West Haverstraw. The program, which is being sponsored in conjunction with United Spinal … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Adapted Gardening Workshop

Helen Hayes Hospital will host an Adapted Gardening Workshop on Saturday, June 11 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. at the physical rehabilitation hospital in West Haverstraw. The program, which is being sponsored in cooperation with the Master Gardeners of Cornell … Continue reading

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Rehabilitation Hospital to Sponsor Spinal Cord Injury Symposium

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw, New York will sponsor a two-day educational conference, “A Symposium on Spinal Cord Injury: a multidisciplinary approach to managing trauma, restoring mobility and improving quality of life,” on Friday September 23 to Saturday September … Continue reading

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Adapted Golf Workshops Scheduled

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw has announced the schedule for the upcoming season of its GolfAbility program. GolfAbility is an adaptive golf instruction program to teach the basics of golf to individuals with disabilities. Ten GolfAbility workshops have been … Continue reading

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Hospital Schedules Nursing Research Day

On Friday, May 6 , 2005 Helen Hayes Hospital will host its second annual Nursing Research Day from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The event will take place at the physical rehabilitation hospital in West Haverstraw and is being coordinated … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Osteoporosis Educational Program

The New York State Osteoporosis Prevention and Education Program (NYSOPEP) headquartered at Helen Hayes Hospital is offering a comprehensive Bone Health Education Seminar. The seminar will be repeated on three dates: Tuesday, March 29, Thursday April 28 and Wednesday May … Continue reading

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Hospital Aquatics Program Accepting New Partcipants

The Aquatics Program at Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw is currently accepting new participants. All programs take place in the hospital’s state-of-the-art warm water aquatic facility. The facility features newly refurbished locker rooms and a 60’ by 25’ pool, … Continue reading

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Hospital Host Art Exhibit

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw is hosting an exhibit featuring the work of photographer Peggy Bruner. The exhibit will be on display in the hospital Atrium from March 1 – 31, 2005. After a career in computer technology, Ms. … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Conference on Brain Injury Recovery

Helen Hayes Hospital will host a conference entitled Brain Injury Recovery: From Coma to Community, on April 19, 2005 from 1:30 to 5:00 p.m. at the physical rehabilitation hospital in West Haverstraw. Presenting will be members of the traumatic brain … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Blood Drive

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw will host a Blood Drive on Tuesday, February 8, 2005, from 10:30 AM to 4:00 PM in the hospital’s auditorium. Winter is traditionally a time of fewer blood donations, as would-be donors can easily … Continue reading

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Hospital Hosts Art Exhibit

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw is hosting an exhibit featuring the works of the artist Michele L. Squibb and the students of the Green Meadow Waldorf School. The exhibit will be on display in the hospital’s Atrium from January … Continue reading

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Hospital Announces Support Group Schedule

Helen Hayes Hospital is pleased to announce a schedule of support groups that meet monthly at the physical rehabilitation hospital. Meetings are open to the public. Caregiver’s Support Group Helen Hayes Hospital offers a monthly Caregiver Support group which is … Continue reading

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Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation and Wellness Programs Offered at Nyack

The Helen Hayes Hospital Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation & Cardiac Wellness Programs at Nyack Hospital currently have openings for new patients. The programs are an integral component of the hospital’s comprehensive cardiac rehabilitation service, which includes inpatient cardiac rehabilitation care. All … Continue reading

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Consortium to Sponsor Seminar for Older Drivers

A consortium of sixteen local organizations, spearheaded by the Rockland County Office for the Aging, is sponsoring a seminar on “Being A Safe Older Driver.” The program is scheduled for Friday, November 5, 2004 from 12:30 p.m.–1:30 p.m. at the … Continue reading

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Hospital to Honor Former Patients

Helen Hayes Hospital will host its 104th annual Honors Assembly on Tuesday, September 21, 2004 at 1:30 PM at the hospital in West Haverstraw. The event, which is taking place during National Rehabilitation Week, recognizes patients who have made outstanding … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Family Support Service

program for family members of individuals with brain injury Helen Hayes Hospital will host a Family Day on Sunday, September 19 from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. at the rehabilitation facility in West Haverstraw. The program is for family members of … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Osteoporosis Educational Program

The New York State Osteoporosis Prevention and Education Program (NYSOPEP) headquartered at Helen Hayes Hospital is offering a comprehensive Bone Health Education Seminar. The seminar will take place on Monday, September 20, 2004 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in … Continue reading

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Hospital Gala Scheduled

The annual Helen Hayes Hospital Gala Banquet, a benefit for the physical rehabilitation hospital in West Haverstraw, will be held on Sunday, October 17, 2004 at the Pearl River Hilton in Pearl River, New York. Sponsored by the Helen Hayes … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Blood Drive

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw will host a Blood Drive on Tuesday, October 5, from 10:30 AM to 4:00 PM in the hospital’s Auditorium. There is an urgent need for blood donations in the New York region as the … Continue reading

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Hospital Hosts Art Exhibit

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw is hosting an exhibit by the artist Carol Padron. Entitled “Everyday Matters,” the exhibit of watercolor paintings will be on view in the hospital’s Atrium from June 1 through June 30, 2004. A former … Continue reading

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Helen Hayes Hospital Marks Osteoporosis Awareness & Prevention Month

One in two women and one in four men age 50 and older are at risk of breaking a bone due to osteoporosis. The New York State Osteoporosis Prevention & Education Program (NYSOPEP) at Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw … Continue reading

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Rehabilitation Hospital Establishes Yoga Program

classes will serve individuals with cardiac and pulmonary conditions Helen Hayes Hospital announces the introduction of Cardiopulmonary Yoga, a specialized yoga program designed specifically for individuals with cardiac and pulmonary conditions. The program, which will take place at the physical … Continue reading

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Golf Outings Scheduled

two events will benefit physical rehabilitation hospital The North Rockland Lions Club, in conjunction with the Helen Hayes Hospital Foundation, is sponsoring the Robert E. Byrne Golf Outing on Monday, June 14, 2004 at the Blue Hill Golf Course in … Continue reading

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Hospital Hosts Art Exhibit

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw is hosting an exhibit by the artists Sue Fink and Paula Montanye. The exhibit will be on view in the hospital’s Atrium from May 1 through May 31, 2004. Ms. Fink, who works in … Continue reading

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Rehabilitation Hospital Establishes Yoga Program

classes will serve individuals with cardiac and pulmonary conditions Helen Hayes Hospital announces the introduction of Cardiopulmonary Yoga, a specialized yoga program designed specifically for individuals with cardiac and pulmonary conditions. The program, which will take place at the physical … Continue reading

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Hospital Hosts Art Exhibits

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw is hosting an exhibit by the photographer Sandi LoConti. The exhibit will be on view in the hospital’s Atrium from April 1 through April 30, 2004. Ms. LoConti is displaying a collection of her … Continue reading

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Consortium to Sponsor Seminars for Older Drivers

A consortium of sixteen local organizations, spearheaded by the Rockland County Office for the Aging, is sponsoring a seminar on “Being A Safe Older Driver.” The program is scheduled for Thursday, May 6, 2004 from 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. … Continue reading

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Workshops Scheduled for Adaptive Golf Program

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw has announced a schedule of upcoming workshops for the third season of its GolfAbility program. GolfAbility is an adaptive golf instruction program to teach the basics of golf to individuals with disabilities. Ten GolfAbility … Continue reading

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Hospital Schedules Nursing Research Day

On Wednesday, March 31, 2004 Helen Hayes Hospital will host Nursing Research Day from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The program will take place at the physical rehabilitation hospital in West Haverstraw and is being coordinated by the nursing department, … Continue reading

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Nyack Hospital and Helen Hayes Hospital Partners in Outpatient Rehabilitation Program

Two of Rockland’s leading healthcare providers, Nyack Hospital and Helen Hayes Hospital, have formed a unique partnership in order to better serve the community. Effective January 5, 2004, Helen Hayes Hospital will operate the Outpatient Rehabilitation Center at Nyack Hospital. … Continue reading

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Hospital Aquatics Program Accepting New Participants

The Aquatics Program at Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw is currently accepting new participants. All programs take place in the hospital’s state-of-the-art warm water aquatic facility. The facility features newly refurbished locker rooms and a 60’ by 25’ pool, … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Blood Drive

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw will host a Blood Drive on Monday, February 9, from 10:30 AM to 4:00 PM in the hospital’s Auditorium There is an urgent need for blood donations in the New York region as the … Continue reading

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