Helen Hayes Hospital
Route 9W, West Haverstraw
NY 10993

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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

During this time when therapy services are limited, the therapy team at Helen Hayes Hospital would like to give our patients a few reminders for following their home exercise programs. Following these tips can help ensure that you are performing your home exercise program safely and that you continue to work toward you recovery goals […]

Posted On: March 27, 2020
Posted On: March 26, 2020

As Helen Hayes Hospital continues in its efforts to keep our inpatients physically and emotionally healthy during this unprecedented time, our Therapeutic Recreation Department has expanded and modified it services to best serve their needs. These services include a variety of recreational activities and also helping our patients stay in touch with their friends and […]

Posted On: March 24, 2020