Helen Hayes Hospital
Route 9W, West Haverstraw
NY 10993

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West Haverstraw, NY – The Adapted Sports and Recreation Program at Helen Hayes Hospital will offer a power soccer intro clinic on Saturday, December 2nd from 10:30am-1:00pm at the West Haverstraw Municipal Center at 130 Samsondale Avenue. Power wheelchair users of all ages from throughout the community are invited to try out this fast-paced take […]

Posted On: November 29, 2017

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw will host a Blood Drive on Tuesday, December 19, 2017 from 10am-5:30pm. Eligible participants must be 16 or older, in good health, weigh at least 110 pounds and not have donated whole blood in the last 56 days or made an ALYX donation in the last 112 days. Donors […]

Posted On: November 29, 2017

West Haverstraw, NY – Helen Hayes Hospital will offer a free Bone Health Seminar for community members in the hospital’s Noyes Conference Center on Thursday, November 16th from 10am-1pm. The program, presented by the New York State Osteoporosis Prevention and Education Program located at the hospital, will provide information on maintaining bone health and preventing […]

Posted On: September 29, 2017

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw, New York has announced the renewal of its membership in the Hospital for Special Surgery Rehabilitation Network. The HSS Rehabilitation Network is a hospital-managed membership network of recommended therapy providers. Founded in 1994, the Network includes exceptional outpatient physical and occupational therapy facilities that must successfully complete a rigorous application and […]

Posted On: September 28, 2017

West Haverstraw, NY – Helen Hayes Hospital will host its 117th annual Honors Assembly on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 1:30pm in the hospital’s atrium. The event recognizes the outstanding achievements of the physical rehabilitation hospital’s patients over the past year and will honor patients from Rockland, Orange and Putnam Counties who have overcome incredible […]

Posted On: September 1, 2017

West Haverstraw, NY – Helen Hayes Hospital will welcome Dr. Richard Clendaniel, PT, PhD November 11-12, 2017 to present the course “Vestibular Rehab – Advanced.” Designed for physical and occupational therapists with prior clinical vestibular rehabilitation experience, the course will focus on the assessment and treatment of patients with vertigo and disequilibrium from unusual vestibular […]

Posted On: August 29, 2017

West Haverstraw, NY – Helen Hayes Hospital recently welcomed a team from the AbleGamers Foundation to create an accessible video gaming station for the physical rehabilitation hospital’s patients. AbleGamers, which provides people with disabilities with custom gaming setups, fitted the hospital’s recreation room with gaming consoles, games, modified controllers, eye-gaze technology and more, so that […]

Posted On: July 31, 2017

Helen Hayes Hospital has announced the appointment of Victoria Lent, M.D. to its medical staff. Dr. Lent will serve as Director of Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation at the physical rehabilitation hospital in West Haverstraw. Dr. Lent joins the hospital from Stanford University in Palo Alto, California, where she completed her fellowship in Spinal Cord Injury […]

Posted On: July 31, 2017

West Haverstraw, NY – Helen Hayes Hospital will present “Chronic Medical Illness: Therapeutic Challenges and Impact” on September 8, 2017 from 8:30am to 1:00pm. This course for mental health professionals will address the often-overlooked impacts of chronic illness on an individual’s overall function and examine effective strategies for treating patients whose mental health has been affected by prolonged illness. With over half of […]

Posted On: July 19, 2017
Posted On: June 27, 2017