Helen Hayes Hospital
Route 9W, West Haverstraw
NY 10993

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Each year on March 6th, Helen Hayes Hospital marks World Lymphedema Day by working to raise awareness about lymphedema—the life-changing swelling condition that effects an estimated 250 million people worldwide. This year we sat down with HHH’s knowledgeable lymphedema specialists Erin Gonzalez, PT, DPT, CLT and Sheeja Slattery, PT, DPT, CLT for a Q&A on […]

Posted On: March 10, 2021

A Cardiac Rehab Q&A  Research shows that attending Cardiac Rehabilitation following a heart attack, heart failure, or heart surgery can help patients live longer—and yet only 1/3 of heart patients attend a Cardiac Rehabilitation Program! This Cardiac Rehab week, help play a role in helping more people learn about and access this life-changing care. Check […]

Posted On: February 12, 2021

As we spend more time social distancing this year, gaming has taken center stage as a source of quality entertainment and safe social interaction. Better still, this social distancing approved pastime can be enjoyed by individuals of all abilities through the use of modified equipment and other assistive technology solutions. At Helen Hayes Hospital, patients […]

Posted On: December 4, 2020

This holiday season will feature smaller gatherings for that holiday meal and undoubtedly less hands to prepare a magnificent feast. The following are suggestions to help you keep the festive feel with dishes made for a smaller family meal. Smaller turkeys will definitely be in demand this year, so shop early if you can. Consider […]

Posted On: November 23, 2020

Helen Hayes Hospital’s Director of Dietary Services, Catherine Golub, MS, RD, sat down with us to share information on bananas and the myriad of ways to enjoy the vitamin-packed fruit. Read on for health info, preparation tips, and Cathy’s nutritious and delicious recipes! Name a tasty, portable, nutritious snack that is inexpensive and versatile. Bananas […]

Posted On: November 6, 2020

The New York State Osteoporosis Prevention and Education Program at HHH is committed to spreading awareness on prevention and treatment of Osteoporosis. To mark World Osteoporosis Day on October 20, 2020, we share the following info to help everyone stand tall to Osteoporosis! Thinning of bones or Osteoporosis is a silent disease and most people […]

Posted On: October 20, 2020

Resident Health Care Facility and Transitional Care Unit Pandemic Emergency Plan  Introduction:  Infectious diseases are caused by pathogenic microorganisms, such as bacteria, viruses, parasites or fungi. The circumstances of infectious disease emergencies, including ones that rise to the level of a pandemic, vary by multiple factors, including type of biological agent, scale of exposure, mode of […]

Posted On: September 15, 2020

During this unprecedented time in history, so many of us have felt the hardships of having to remain socially distant from our friends, loved ones, and caregivers. When our outpatient services department closed for a period, it was an especially challenging time for our patients with chronic pain. It was also a difficult time for […]

Posted On: August 28, 2020

It’s officially summer and, while we all may be itching to get outdoors after weeks of cool weather and quarantine, it’s important to brush up on some safety measures that will keep you healthy while having fun in the sun. Pete Gagliardo, Helen Hayes Hospital’s Adapted Sports Program Coordinator and Vice President of the United […]

Posted On: July 24, 2020

Helen Hayes Hospital, a specialty physical rehabilitation acute care hospital located in Rockland County, PFI 0775, plans to resume its hospital limited visitation program on July 21, 2020 under the following guidelines:  Patient visitation will be permitted on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.  Visitation is not permitted for patients who […]

Posted On: July 20, 2020