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NYS Assemblyman Fred Thiele Visits HRHCare Kraus Family Health Center in Southampton

Southampton, NY – On Thursday, May 18th, New York State Assemblyman Fred Thiele visited the HRHCare Kraus Family Health Center in Southampton (located on the Southampton Hospital campus at 330 Meeting House Lane). Led by HRHCare President and CEO Anne Kauffman Nolon, and joined by Shinn Estate Vineyard founders Barbara Shinn and David Page, the tour gave the Assemblyman a chance to see the state-of-the-art facility, and learn more about the high-quality primary and preventive health services for which HRHCare is known. “I was pleased to join with President and CEO Anne Nolon and her staff to tour the HRHCare […]

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HRHCare Greenport Patient Representative Sonia Flores Receives Planetree Award for Excellence in Patient Care

HRHCare Community Health is pleased to announce that Sonia Flores, a patient representative at HRHCare Greenport, has been awarded the May 2017 Planetree Spirit Award for Excellence in Patient Care. The HRHCare Planetree Institute presents these awards to exemplary employees who work to make health care more personalized, and create a warm and welcoming environment for all. As a patient representative, Sonia Flores is the first face that patients see as they walk into the HRHCare Community Health Center in Greenport. A part of the HRHCare family for the past five years, Sonia is well known in the health center, […]

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Congresswoman Nita Lowey Visits HRHCare Community Health Center in Nyack to discuss NIH All of Us Research Project and Health Care Access for All

Nyack, NY – On Wednesday, May 10th, U.S. Congresswoman Nita Lowey joined HRHCare President and CEO Anne Kauffman Nolon, Nyack Mayor Jen White, and representatives from the American Cancer Society and Alzheimer’s Association for a press conference at the HRHCare Community Health Center in Nyack to discuss the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH)upcoming All of Us research project and the importance of health care access for all. “The groundbreaking work done at HRHCare and other Hudson Valley institutions in the All of Us project will really save lives and help our local economy along the way,” said Congresswoman Nita Lowey. […]

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HRHCare Launches Residency Program for Nurse Practitioners with a Focus on Rural/Migrant Health

Peekskill, New York. – HRHCare is pleased to announce the launch of a Family Nurse Practitioner Residency Training Program. This residency program will provide intensive training in both the clinical complexity of family practice in the safety net setting, and training in the Patient Centered Medical Home model for primary care.  The year-long residency will incorporate significant rural/migrant health experience, and include a one-year employment commitment. HRHCare has partnered with Community Health Center, Inc. of Middletown, CT to develop this program. “We are thrilled to partner with CHCI to launch this Nurse Practitioner Residency Program,” said Anne Kauffman Nolon, MPH, […]

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Anne Kauffman Nolon Joins PCDC Health Policy Expert Panel

On April 13th, HRHCare President and CEO Anne Kauffman Nolon, MPH, joined Senator Kemp Hannon and other health policy experts to discuss primary care under a new administration. Hosted by the Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC), the panel provided context on the latest health care reform activities on Capitol Hill, and discussed current questions being asked across the health care spectrum. Joining Mrs. Nolon and Senator Hannon were Louise Cohen, CEO of PCDC, Deborah Bachrach, Partner in Manatt Health, Christy Parque, CEO of Coalition for Behavioral Health, and L. Reuven Pasternak, MD, CEO of Stony Brook Medicine. This panel discussion […]

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Free Living Healthy with Diabetes Workshops in Peekskill

HRHCare will host a free Living Healthy with Diabetes workshop series at the Jeannette J. Phillips Health Center in Peekskill, starting May 11th. This six-week course is designed for people living with diabetes, their caregivers, and loved ones. The workshops will cover: Finding practical ways to deal with sickness, fatigue and pain Better food and exercise choices Understanding new treatment options Learning more effective ways to talk with your doctor and family about your health All participants will also have a chance to receive a $25 gift card if they participate in four or more classes! The workshops will take […]

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HRHCare Board Member John Gilleo Receives 2017 Distinguished Public Health Service Award

Together with Deputy County Executive Kevin J. Plunkett, the Westchester County Board of Health recognized five people and one not-for-profit group today for their public health contributions in Westchester at the Board’s annual awards presentation, held at HRHCare Community Health in Peekskill. The awards also highlight National Public Health Week which celebrates the accomplishments of the public health community. Board president R. Steven Nakashima presented the 2017 Distinguished Public Health Service Award to John Gilleo, a lifelong Peekskill resident, for advocating on behalf of comprehensive mental health care for low-income residents and his leadership as a HRHCare Community Health board […]

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HRHCare Nurse Manager Receives Planetree Award for Excellence in Patient Care

HRHCare Community Health is pleased to announce that Krista Miller, RN, the nurse manager of the HRHCare northern region health centers in Amenia, Dover Plains, Pine Plains, and Hudson, has been awarded the March 2017 Planetree Spirit Award for Excellence in Patient Care. The HRHCare Planetree Institute presents these awards to exemplary employees who work to make health care more personalized and create a warm and welcoming environment for all. Krista Miller has been serving HRHCare patients for a little over a year now, after working as a critical care cardiac and stroke nurse leader at St. Peter’s Hospital in […]

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NYS Health Commissioner Identifies HRHCare Chief of Clinical Quality as Hypertension Expert to Speak at Medical Grand Rounds Program

Peekskill, NY – On March 21st, Dr. Sophia McIntyre, Chief of Clinical Quality and Physician Leadership Development at HRHCare Community Health, presented on baby boomer hypertension as part of New York State Commissioner of Health Howard A. Zucker’s Medical Grand Rounds Program. Held in the Medical Alumni Auditorium at SUNY Upstate in Syracuse, NY, presenters at this session were identified by the Commissioner as experts around frequently undiagnosed conditions for baby boomers, persons born between 1945 and 1965. The intent of this program was to inform clinicians of conditions often undiagnosed among baby boomers; namely hepatitis C, hypertension, and prediabetes. […]

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HRHCare Communications and Advocacy Director to Receive NACHC Grassroots MVP Award

HRHCare Community Health is pleased to announce that Emily Fetterhoff, HRHCare Director of Communications and Advocacy, will receive a Grassroots MVP Award from the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) during an awards reception on March 30th at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. This award acknowledges Ms. Fetterhoff’s outstanding efforts to ensure that Members of Congress representing the HRHCare region of southeastern New York State support community health centers, and her work to expand grassroots advocacy efforts. Originally from Elizabethville, Pennsylvania, Ms. Fetterhoff studied Health Policy and Administration at the Pennsylvania State University, and completed the Geiger-Gibson Fellowship in […]

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