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2014-07-31 23:18:42

Northern Westchester Hospital has been re-accredited as a CEO Cancer Gold Standard™ employer for 2014, once again recognizing the Hospital’s extraordinary commitment to fighting cancer in the workplace. In 2012, NWH was the first and only hospital in Westchester County, NY to receive this accreditation. Mt. Kisco, New York (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Northern Westchester Hospital (NWH) is pleased to announce that it has been re-accredited as a CEO Cancer Gold Standard™ employer for 2014,...

2014-07-28 23:09:52

Northern Westchester Hospital Breast and Plastic Surgeons conduct one of the largest breast reconstruction studies, examining 881 breast reconstructions over a five-year period. Results demonstrate more natural-looking, symmetrical breasts, and low risk of surgical complications achieved when allograft tissue is used in conjunction with breast implants. Mt. Kisco, New York (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Northern Westchester Hospital (NWH) is pleased to announce that the study, “Breast...

2014-07-23 23:11:36

NWH Recognized as a Top Hospital for Gynecology, Geriatrics, Urology, Orthopedics, and Neurosurgery for 2nd Year in a Row Westchester County, NY (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Northern Westchester Hospital announced today that it has been ranked as one of the best hospitals in New York for 2014 - 2015 by U.S. News & World Report. The annual U.S. News Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 25th year, recognize hospitals that excel in treating the most challenging patients. In addition to being...

2014-07-21 23:09:35

Northern Westchester Hospital works to save the lives of women faced with severe complications related to pregnancy and childbirth. Westchester County, NY (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Northern Westchester Hospital today announced its collaboration with the New York State District of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG District II) on the Safe Motherhood Initiative (SMI). The project has one goal: to save the lives of women faced with severe complications related to...

2014-07-15 23:10:46

Northern Westchester Hospital has received the Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold-Plus Quality Achievement Award. Get With The Guidelines® puts the unparalleled expertise of the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association to work, helping hospitals ensure that the care provided to heart failure and stroke patients is aligned with the latest evidence-based guidelines. Mt. Kisco, New York (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Northern Westchester Hospital has received the Get...

2014-06-24 23:14:00

Cancer Treatment and Wellness Center is one of the first sites in the world to provide patients with access to leading edge breast cancer drug trial PALOMA-3. Westchester County, NY (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 The Cancer Treatment and Wellness Center at Northern Westchester Hospital is now enrolling patients for a clinical research study investigating the use of palbociclib (PD-0332991), a CDK 4/6 inhibitor being investigated for advanced stage breast cancer. CDK proteins can be involved in...

2014-06-17 23:15:24

Dr. Navid Mootabar led a surgical team that completed a robot-assisted single incision laparoscopic hysterectomy. Known as Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS), Dr. Mootabar is among a small number of physicians trained in performing the daVinci robot-assisted hysterectomy procedure that enables him to remove a women’s uterus through a single one-inch incision. Westchester County, NY (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Northern Westchester Hospital announced today that Dr. Navid Mootabar led...

2014-06-05 23:02:50

Northern Westchester Hospital Board of Trustees has unanimously approved a letter of intent to explore joining the North Shore-LIJ Health System. Mount Kisco, NY (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Northern Westchester Hospital and the North Shore-LIJ Health System announced today that the Northern Westchester Hospital Board of Trustees has unanimously approved a letter of intent to explore joining the North Shore-LIJ Health System. The letter of intent allows North Shore-LIJ and Northern Westchester...

2014-05-07 23:10:27

Michael H. Rosenberg, MD, FACS, Chief of Plastic Surgery at Northern Westchester Hospital, has been elected Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY). Dr. Rosenberg will hold the office of Chairman of the Board of Trustees for the 2014-2015 term. Mount Kisco, NY (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Northern Westchester Hospital (NWH) is pleased to announce that Michael H. Rosenberg, MD, FACS, Chief of Plastic Surgery has been elected Chairman of the Board...

2014-04-09 23:26:35

Marian Hamilton, founder of The Ken Hamilton Caregivers Center (KHCC) at Northern Westchester Hospital (NWH), will receive the “Quality of Life Award” during the 34th Annual Volunteer Spirit Awards held by the Volunteer Center of the United Way. The “Quality of Life Award” honors individuals for their work to improve the quality of life of family caregivers, the disabled, homeless, elderly, veterans, as well as those with substance abuse problems or mental disabilities. Mt. Kisco,...


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