Helen Hayes Hospital
Route 9W, West Haverstraw
NY 10993

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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

Every year, over a million people in the United States suffer a fatal or debilitating brain or spinal cord injury, including children and teenagers. The ThinkFirst Helen Hayes Hospital Chapter seeks to help our youth by providing hundreds of local students with free injury prevention programming throughout the school year. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 […]

Posted On: June 26, 2020

COVID-19 Information for Patients & Visitors – Resumption of Outpatient Services  Helen Hayes Hospital is pleased to announce the resumption of outpatient physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy services at the hospital. As our patients resume their eagerly anticipated rehabilitation programs, the hospital has put in place a comprehensive COVID-19 prevention plan to ensure the […]

Posted On: May 29, 2020
Posted On: May 12, 2020

There are many ways to work on language and communication skills at home. Check out this list of suggestions for fun and creative at-home skill builders and apps compiled by the HHH Outpatient Speech Therapy Department:   Apps There are dozens of phone, tablet, and computer applications that offer language and communication skills benefits. These […]

Posted On: April 20, 2020

While most lymphedema therapy services focus on disease management, which patients are expected to complete at home, it can be difficult not to have regular appointments as a way to check in to make sure at-home treatments and exercises are being done correctly and efficiently Lymphedema treatments, such as manual lymphatic drainage, must be done […]

Posted On: April 13, 2020