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HRHCare and Brightpoint Health Announce Intent to Merge

Better access to higher quality health care for communities across the Hudson Valley, New York City, and Long Island: Hudson River Health Care (HRHCare) and Brightpoint Health announce intent to merge Peekskill, New York, March 12th, 2018 – Today, Hudson River Health Care (HRHCare) and Brightpoint Health announced their intent to merge, and create a combined healthcare organization better positioned to meet the needs of underserved communities across the Hudson River Valley, New York City, and Long Island. Upon federal and state approvals of the merger, expected this summer, the organization will serve over 200,000 patients with more than 2,000 […]

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HRHCare Doctor Sr. Katherine Seibert to Receive Thomas A. Dooley Award from Notre Dame University

Monticello, NY – HRHCare Community Health is proud to announce that Sr. Katherine Seibert, MD, a physician at the HRHCare health centers in Monticello and Goshen, will receive the 2018 Thomas A. Dooley Award from her alma mater, the University of Notre Dame. This award, presented by the Notre Dame Alumni Association, honors individuals who, through their faith-based background, have demonstrated personal courage, compassion, and commitment to advance human and civil rights. “Sr. Seibert is incredibly deserving of this honor, and we feel so fortunate to have such a dedicated physician on our team,” said HRHCare President and CEO Anne […]

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U.S. Congressman Lee Zeldin (R) Visits HRHCare Coram to Urge Full Funding of CHIP and Community Health Centers

Coram, NY – On Friday, January 12, U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) joined HRHCare President and CEO Anne Kauffman Nolon, and other representatives of HRHCare and the Community Health Center Association of New York State at the HRHCare Elsie Owens Health Center in Coram for a press conference to urge the reauthorization of the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and full funding for community health centers. This press conference was held ahead of possible Congressional consideration of the programs’ funding. “These essential programs provide millions of children, veterans and individuals with the health care services they need,” said Congressman […]

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Peekskill Rotary Launches Literacy Initiative at HRHCare

  Peekskill, NY – On Thursday, January 18, members of the Peekskill Rotary joined Peekskill Mayor Andre Rainey, other local elected officials and community members, and HRHCare executives to acknowledge the new Golden Bookcase initiative to promote child literacy. The bookcases, three of which are in the HRHCare Jeannette J. Phillips Health Center in Peekskill, contain English and Spanish children’s books that are free for children to read and take home. This program is targeted to increase the literacy skills of Peekskill pre-school and school-age children, and was made possible with help from the Hudson Valley Chamber of Commerce, Barnes […]

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HRHCare Hosts Black History Month Group Exhibition Featuring Peekskill Artists

Peekskill, NY – The HRHCare Jeannette J. Phillips Health Center has partnered with the Peekskill Arts Alliance to present a group exhibition featuring the work of Peekskill-area African-American artists in commemoration of Black History Month. The exhibition will run from February 3rd to 28th, with an opening reception at the Jeannette J. Phillips Health Center on Saturday the 3rd from 2 to 4 pm. In conjunction with the reception, HRHCare will host  a series of free health screenings for Heart Health Month on February 3rd. The exhibition will feature the work of ten African-American artists: Lance Johnson, Toni Quest, Ocean Morisset, […]

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HRHCare Raises Over $260,000 to Bring Health Care to New Yorkers in Need at 13th Annual Cornucopia Benefit

Tarrytown, NY – HRHCare Community Health, one of largest federally qualified health center networks in the country, hosted its 13th annual Cornucopia Benefit on Saturday, October 21. Held at The Lodge at Hudson Harbor in Tarrytown, the event raised over $260,000 to support the comprehensive primary and preventive health services that HRHCare provides to people in need throughout the Hudson Valley and Long Island. HRHCare currently serves over 175,000 New Yorkers, providing care they would otherwise be unable to access. “We are thrilled with the success of the 13th annual Cornucopia Benefit,” said Anne Kauffman Nolon, MPH, President and CEO of […]

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Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul Speaks on Children’s Health at HRHCare Community Health Coram

Coram, NY – On Wednesday, October 12, New York Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul joined NYS Commissioner of Health Dr. Howard Zucker, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, County Legislators Rob Carlarco and Kate Browning, Brookhaven Councilwoman Valerie Cartright, Family and Children’s Association President and CEO Dr. Jeffrey Reynolds, and HRHCare President and CEO Anne Kauffman Nolon at the HRHCare Elsie Owens Health Center in Coram to express concerns around federal cuts to health care, and urge swift action to reinstate funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program. “New York’s health care system is under assault by the federal government, and our […]

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Design of HRHCare Peekskill Health Center by Gallin Beeler Receives Award from American Institute of Architects

Peekskill, NY – The design of the recently renovated HRHCare Jeannette J. Phillips Health Center in Peekskill, created by Gallin Beeler Design Studio, received an award from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Westchester + Hudson Valley Chapter at their annual Design Awards ceremony on Wednesday, October11. The AIA Westchester + Hudson Valley Design Awards recognizes local architects who have made a positive aesthetic and social contribution to the built environment, and have increased public awareness of quality architectural design. The health center renovation, completed earlier this year, included the addition of a two-story, light-filled atrium, an urgent care wing, […]

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HRHCare Raises Funds to Support Orange County Summer Program for Children of Agricultural Workers at Honoring the Hands Benefit

Warwick, NY — Nearly 100 New Yorkers joined HRHCare CEO Anne Kauffman Nolon and National Center for Farmworker Health CEO Bobbi Ryder at Warwick Valley Winery earlier this month for the HRHCare Honoring the Hands benefit, recognizing the Warwick Area Migrant Committee and Sisters Pam Wagner and Fran Liston of the Divine Compassion for their support of local agricultural workers. Funds raised at the benefit will support the continuation of a summer camp for children of Orange County agricultural workers, 100 of whom participated in the seven-week 2017 program. Stash Grajiewski, Director of the Warwick Area Migrant Committee for 35 […]

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HRHCare Celebrates National Health Center Week Across the Hudson Valley and Long Island

Peekskill, NY – Between August 13th and 19th, HRHCare Community Health hosted several events across its Hudson Valley and Long Island network of health centers for National Health Center Week. To officially kick-off the start of the week, Congressman Peter King and Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre joined HRHCare executives and CHCANYS CEO Rose Duhan for a tour of the HRHCare Amityville Health Center. The official HRHCare “National Health Center Week Van” then hit the road across the ten-county HRHCare service area for staff appreciation and outreach events for the remainder of the week. Special open houses were held at HRHCare health […]

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