Archive for August 2017

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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National Institutes of Health Sends All of Us Research Program Van to Peekskill

Peekskill, NY – On Thursday, August 17, the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) All of Us Research Program van visited Peekskill, parking right outside the HRHCare Jeannette J. Phillips Health Center. Senator Kristen Gillibrand’s Regional Director Susan Spear joined over 120 Peekskill residents who climbed on board to speak with trained All of Us representatives and learn how providing their medical information could change the future of health care. HRHCare Founder and Executive Vice President Rev. Jeannette J. Phillips was among those who enrolled in the program that day. HRHCare is honored to have been selected by the NIH to […]

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U.S. Congressman Peter King (R) Visits HRHCare Community Health Center, Celebrating 40+ Years of Health in Amityville

Amityville, NY – On Monday, August 14, U.S. Congressman Peter King joined Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre, Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer, CHCANYS President and CEO Rose Duhan, HRHCare President and CEO Anne Kauffman Nolon, and representatives from the office of Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone and the American Cancer Society for a tour of the HRHCare Maxine S. Postal Health Center in Amityville to mark the beginning of National Health Center Week. The tour gave the Congressman a chance to see the high-quality health care services that HRHCare has provided to Amityville residents since 2014, when HRHCare assumed leadership of the […]

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HRHCare Hosts Free Living Healthy with Diabetes Workshops in Poughkeepsie

In partnership with Catholic Charities Community Services of Dutchess County, HRHCare Community Health will host a Living Healthy with Diabetes workshop series in Poughkeepsie, starting September 14. Led by peer leaders Celine D. Perez and Liz Phillips, this free, six-week series is an evidence-based health promotion program originally developed by the Stanford Patient Education Research Center for people living with diabetes, their caregivers, and their loved ones. The workshop series will cover a variety of topics, including: Finding practical ways to deal with sick days, fatigue, and pain Discovering better food and exercise choices Understanding new treatment options Learning better […]

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HRHCare Northern Region Health Centers Presented with Planetree Community Spirit Award

HRHCare Community Health is pleased to announce that a team from the HRHCare Northern Region health centers – Amenia, Dover Plains, Pine Plains, and Hudson – will be presented with a Planetree Community Spirit Award. The HRHCare Planetree Institute presents these awards to a team, department, or site that impacts the local community in an exceptional way. A team from the HRHCare health centers in Amenia, Dover Plains, Pine Plains, and Hudson recently participated in the Eat Smart New York’s “Nourish Your Neighbor” healthy food drive in a very unique way. The “Nourish Your Neighbor” drive seeks to receive food […]

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