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Cardiac Rehab Week: celebrating transitions to healthy lives

Happy Cardiac Rehabilitation Week from the Cardiopulmonary Team at Helen Hayes Hospital! This year, we celebrate more than 25 years of service to thousands of patients recovering from heart disease who we have cared for  in our inpatient, outpatient and … Continue reading

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Helen Hayes Hospital Awarded Three-Year CARF Accreditation

CARF International has announced that Helen Hayes Hospital has been accredited for a period of three years The latest accreditation is the fifth consecutive Three-Year Accreditation that the international accrediting body, CARF, has awarded to the specialty physical rehabilitation hospital. … Continue reading

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Cardiac Rehabilitation Saves Lives!

Multiple studies have now shown that people who participate in cardiac rehabilitation programs are less likely to die than those who do not, even up to five or six years after a heart attack or cardiac procedure. Recently, a study … Continue reading

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Helen Hayes Hospital and Nyack Hospital Foundations Present Women’s Health Symposium

Nyack Hospital Foundation and Helen Hayes Hospital Foundation are pleased to announce their second annual collaboration, to take place on Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at the Comfort Inn in Nanuet, New York. EmpowHERing Women – A Women’s Health and Wellness … Continue reading

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Peripheral Arterial Disease: Exercise Your Way to Health

Peripheral Arterial Disease, or PAD, affects many thousands of Americans, often unknowingly. September has been designated PAD awareness month, with the goal of educating people about this disease, which can be debilitating, even fatal, but is treatable. PAD is the … Continue reading

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Expanded Coverage for Cardiac Rehabilitation Approved

hospital cardiologist plays critical role in advocating for new guidelines The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently announced expanded coverage for cardiac rehabilitation services to three additional groups of patients. Marjorie King, M.D., a board certified cardiologist who … 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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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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