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Nuvance Health winter storm impacts for Tuesday, Feb. 2

Posted: 2/1/2021

With snowy conditions and difficult travel forecasted to continue into Tuesday, Nuvance Health announces the following impacts: Nuvance Health hospitals and emergency departments are open 24/7. Most N uvance Health medical practices plan to open at noon Tuesday. Virtual Visits may be available if patients cannot make it into their provider’s office. COVID-19 specimen collection sites will be open Tuesday with the exception of Brookfield, Conn., while vaccination sites may be impacted. More vaccine clini...

Nuvance Health offers new radiation therapy for prostate cancer patients that drastically cuts down treatment time ​

Posted: 12/1/2020

Prostate cancer patients can now complete treatment in five days with accelerated hypofractionated radiation therapy rather than five to nine weeks with conventional radiation therapy. Nuvance Health now offers accelerated hypofractionated radiation therapy for prostate cancer to decrease overall treatment time and lower the risk of treatment side effects for patients. Prostate cancer patients who meet criteria for accelerated hypofractionated radiation therapy can complete treatment in five days and ac...

Radiation oncologists join Health Quest Medical Practice

Posted: 2/27/2017

Five longstanding radiation oncology specialists within the Health Quest system — Dr. Edward Farhangi, Dr. Thomas Mazzilli, Dr. Dimitrios Papadopoulos, Dr. Robert Smith, and Dr. Camilo Torres — have joined the Health Quest Medical Practice Division of Radiation Oncology. All are board certified in radiology. “The addition of these five radiologists contributes to our multidisciplinary team and further enhances our capabilities in providing quality and exceptional care to cancer patients in the Hudson Va...

Health Quest hospitals awarded for patient satisfaction

Posted: 5/29/2015

For providing great patient experiences, Health Quest’s family of hospitals recently received national recognition from Professional Research Consultants, the healthcare system’s patient satisfaction surveyor. Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, Northern Dutchess Hospital in Rhinebeck and Putnam Hospital Center in Carmel were recipients of the 2015 PRC Excellence in Healthcare Awards. The 10 awards were based on how often surveyed patients gave a rating of excellent when asked about the care...

Health Quest debuts enhanced website

Posted: 3/25/2015

Mid-Hudson Valley residents can now expect enhanced content, faster navigation and a smarter design for phone, tablet and desktop when visiting Health Quest’s new website, www.healthquest.org. “Healthquest.org puts health resources at our patients’ fingertips – from information about new procedures at our hospitals and medical practices to a health library about medical issues and treatments," said David Ping, senior vice president of strategic planning and business development at Health Quest.  “R...

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Family Medicine physician Dr. Bruce Todd Sanders recently joined Nuvance Health Medical Practice to offer primary care to patients...
The American College of Cardiology has recognized Vassar Brothers Medical Center for its demonstrated expertise and commitment in ...