Latest Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital Stories

2010-09-02 08:35:00

$7.5 Million Gift from The Karabots Foundation will help to fund the new site PHILADELPHIA, Sept.

2010-06-18 09:55:00

Highlights: - Between 1998 and 2010, 450 children died from hyperthermia caused by heat stroke after they were left in cars during warm weather by parents or caregivers. - This summer, Maria Fareri Children's Hospital at Westchester Medical Center joins other organizations in an awareness effort to prevent "forgotten child" tragedies. - Dr.

2010-05-18 12:23:00

Highlights: Westchester Medical Center & Ronald McDonald House Charities announce the construction of the Ronald McDonald House of the Greater Hudson Valley at Maria Fareri Children's Hospital. Facility will be located on the Westchester Medical Center campus in Valhalla, steps away from Maria Fareri Children's Hospital. 13,000+ square foot facility will serve families with children undergoing lengthy hospital treatment that reside far from Maria Fareri Children's Hospital. Construction...

2010-05-04 11:38:00

Frankie Flora will visit Capitol Hill to share his remarkable medical experience with Children's Miracle Network's program Champions presented by Walmart and Sam's Club VALHALLA, N.Y., May 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Children's Miracle Network and Walmart have named a patient from Maria Fareri Children's Hospital at Westchester Medical Center as a Champion for New York State.

2010-03-11 09:15:00

Disney-themed lobby creates colorful, captivating welcome for pediatric patients, laboring moms ORLANDO, Fla., March 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With help from a world-famous mouse, dozens of eager children and a shower of confetti, officials opened the doors to the welcoming, new lobby of the Walt Disney Pavilion at Florida Hospital for Children and unveiled the first physical milestone of the hospital's innovative model of pediatric health.

2010-01-28 12:02:00

Funds Raised Will Support Hospital Growth Projects VALHALLA, N.Y., Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Most newborns are on their way home from the hospital at three days old, but Andrew Busenbark was unlike most newborns.

2009-11-04 07:00:00

Annual Fundraising Event Scheduled for November 11-13, 2009 VALHALLA, N.Y., Nov.

2009-09-11 07:00:00

Community Art Mosaic Unveiling the First in Series of Celebratory Events VALHALLA, N.Y., Sept.

2009-05-05 14:27:00

NIH and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation-Sponsored Study Focuses on Childcare Providers Perspectives CINCINNATI, May 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly 75 percent of children ages 3-6 are in child care centers, and many are not getting enough exercise.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.