Health Quest

2018 Phishing Attack Impacted more Quest Health Systems Discovers Patients than First Thought | 1/20/2020

Health Quest, which is now an entity of Nuvance Health, has discovered the phishing attack impacted its systems during July 2018 was more extensive than at first thought. Many Staff members employees were tricked into sharing closing their email info by phishing emails, which allowed unauthorized individuals to access their accounts. A leading cybersecurity firm was engaged to assist impacted. In May 2019, Quest Health became aware that the of …

More Health Quest Patients Added to 2018 Phishing Attack Victims | HealthIT Security | 1/16/2020

Latest Health Data Breaches News More Health Quest Patients Added to 2018 Phishing Attack Victims Health Quest is notifying additional patients that their data was compromised after a 2018 phishing attack; ransomware, phishing, and device theft complete this week’s breach roundup. By January 16, 2020 - New York-based Health Quest recently began another round of breach notification letters, after discovering more patient data than initially estimated was compromised during a …

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School board joins health quest | 1/15/2020

Members of the Goose Creek CISD board announced they are joining up with the It’s Time Texas Community Challenge in a move to make the City of Baytown a healthier place. Matt Bolinger, Goose Creek’s executive director of Strategic Planning and Innovation, explained the challenge is promoted by H.E.B. Grocery, sponsored by ExxonMobil and has its foundation with Be Well Baytown, the health collaborative that is encouraging participation in the …

Insurance discounts corrected | 1/15/2020

… clerk Samantha Jackson to correct health insurance discounts given to some county employees and elected officials. Wilson said on Nov. 28 that the discounts of $40 per month per employee were part of a Health Quest deduction program through the county health insurance provider, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas. kAm(:[email protected]? D2:5 ‘g 6 [email protected][ :?4=F5:?8 E9C66 6=64E65 @77:4:2=D[ H6C6 86EE:?8 E96 …

New York health system alerts patients of phishing attack | Becker’s Hospital Review | 1/13/2020

New York health system alerts patients of phishing attack Mackenzie Garrity - Print Email Lagrangeville, N.Y.-based Health Quest began notifying an undisclosed number of patients Jan. 10 that their information may have been exposed in a phishing attack. In October, Health Quest ended its investigation of a phishing incident. The health system found that a number of employees had fallen victim to a phishing attack, resulting in staff being tricked …

Health Quest (“HQ”) announced today it is mailing letters to patients whose information may have been impacted by an email phishing incident. | PR Newswire | 1/11/2020

… offered. If individuals believe they have been affected but did not receive a letter by February 15, 2020 , please call 1-844-967-1236, Monday through Friday, between 9 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. EST with questions. SOURCE Health Quest Systems, Inc. Related Links http://www.healthquest.org …

Health Quest (“HQ”) announced today it is mailing letters to patients whose information may have been impacted by an email phishing incident. | News | wfmz.com | 1/10/2020

Health Quest (“HQ”) announced today it is mailing letters to patients whose information may have been impacted by an email phishing incident. By Health Quest Systems, Inc. Jan 10, 2020 Save LAGRANGEVILLE, N.Y. , Jan. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – On October 25, 2019 , through HQ’s investigation of a phishing incident, HQ determined some patient information may have been contained in an email account accessed by an unauthorized party. HQ first learned of …

Dr. John M. Murphy, President and CEO of Nuvance Health Named “Business Person of the Year” | PRWeb | 1/7/2020

… and national level. Westfair, the publisher for Fairfield County Business Journal, Westchester County Business Journal, and Hudson Valley Business Journal, noted that “Dr. Murphy was instrumental in Western Connecticut Health Network’s (WCHN) merger with Health Quest Systems.” DANBURY, Conn. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dr. Murphy once again recognized for his leadership role in healthcare Dr. John M. Murphy, president and CEO of Nuvance Health, has been named the inaugural Business Person …

Joseph Mullany named president of Vassar Brothers Medical Center | Becker’s Hospital Review | 1/7/2020

… thinking and innovations will tie in perfectly with economic development and other initiatives.” Vassar Brothers Medical Center is part of Nuvance Health, the seven-hospital system formed from the merger of LaGrangeville, N.Y.-based Health Quest and Danbury-based Western Connecticut Health Network …

Kaleida Health names Robert Diamond CIO | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/17/2019

… affiliate partners. He most recently was senior vice president and CIO of Nuvance Health, a seven-hospital health system in LaGrangeville, N.Y. Mr. Diamond also was senior vice president and CIO of LaGrangeville-based Health Quest Systems, which merged with Danbury-based Western Connecticut Health Network to form Nuvance. He earned a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the New York State University at New Paltz and a master’s degree …

Local healthcare residency programs expand to new fields | 11/5/2019

Rhinebeck — The mid-Hudson Valley will soon be home to obstetrics and gynecology, anesthesiology and transitional year medical residents as part of the recent expansion of Health Quest Medical Education programs. The residency programs, now a part of Nuvance Health, were recently approved by the Accrediting Council for Graduate Medical Education. By July 2020, the new programs will entail: Six anesthesiology residents housed at Vassar Brothers Medical Center. Four OB …

Real Estate, Business Leaders Weigh in on Economic Activity in New York, Region | PRWeb | 10/24/2019

… for more housing options in the region. Cordeau also cited improved rail transport as a key challenge in luring talent. The hospital is a member of the Western Connecticut Health Network, which merged with Health Quest to form Nuvance Health and includes seven hospitals in the region. “We have 1,000 job openings within the Nuvance system,” Cordeau said. “If we want to attract more talent to this area, we need …

Nuvance Health brings brand to life with launch of ad campaign | 10/22/2019

… As a complement to Nuvance Health’s August brand launch, the health system is now unveiling an advertising campaign that brings that brand to life. “The advertising campaign is well-suited to the integration of Health Quest and Western Connecticut Health Network,” said Michael Samuelson, vice president of marketing and internal communications for Nuvance Health. “The advertisements depict Nuvance Health’s relentless drive to uncover new ways to help the community be …

Nuvance Health launches ad campaign alongside new branding efforts | Becker’s Hospital Review | 10/22/2019

… together, the ingenuity to reinvent, the curiosity to ask questions and the empathy to truly listen to patients, families and community members.” Nuvance was formed April 1 from the merger of LaGrangeville, N.Y.-based Health Quest and Danbury-based Western Connecticut Health Network. In late August, the nonprofit system unveiled its new “brand identity,” complete with a new website and social media pages. View the campaign materials here . More articles …

National operator builds SD presence | 10/8/2019

A real estate investment trust has sold three skilled nursing and assisted living communities in South Dakota to a national group that already has a strong presence in the state. The communities, previously operating as Health Quest, have a total of 377 beds. SunQuest Village and SunQuest Health Care Center are on the same 9.5-acre campus in Huron. The healthcare center is licensed for 163 skilled nursing beds across …

Identifying and measuring the severity of somatic symptom disorder using the Self-reported Somatic Symptom Scale-China (SSS-CN): a research protocol for a diagnostic study | BMJ | 9/26/2019

Download powerpoint Figure 2 Study flow. GAD-7, Generalised Anxiety Disorder Scale-7; PHQ-9, Patient Health Questionnaire-9; PHQ-15, Patient Health Questionnaire-15; SF-20, 20-item Short Form Health Survey; SSD, somatic symptom disorder; SSS-CN, somatic symptom scale-China. Briefly, consecutive outpatients with physical discomfort presenting to internal medicine departments in a tertiary hospital in China will first undergo the corresponding examination to exclude organic disease …

Health Quest Medical Practice, Now Part of Nuvance Health: Delivering Advanced Neurological Care in the Mid-Hudson Valley | Mid Hudson | 9/23/2019

Neurology A multidisciplinary team of experienced specialists and subspecialists with Health Quest Medical Practice Neurosciences provides comprehensive, leading-edge care for patients with a broad spectrum of neurological and neurodegenerative conditions. Numbering more than 1,000, neurological disorders affect the lives of nearly one-third of the U.S. population. Effective diagnosis and treatment of many of these conditions require the care of highly skilled providers using latest-generation technologies and techniques …

Aim to improve provider operations when customizing the EHR: Marshfield Clinic Health CMIO | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/12/2019

Kshitij Saxena, MD, chief medical informatics officer at Marshfield (Wis.) Clinic Health System, believes EHR customization requires a heavy focus on provider operations. Dr. Saxena joined Marshfield Clinic Health System in June. He previously served as CMIO at Health Quest, now Nuvance Health, in LaGrangeville, N.Y., and assistant CMIO at Neptune, N.J.-based Meridian Health, now Hackensack Meridian Health. Here, Dr. Saxena discusses Marshfield Clinic Health System’s upcoming EHR customization …

Neuronetics® Launches TrakStar® Plus Patient Data Management System To Maximize Physician Time With Patients | Health IT Outcomes | 7/29/2019

Neuronetics® Launches TrakStar® Plus Patient Data Management System To Maximize Physician Time With Patients Enhanced software efficiencies include user-friendly mobile interface and data export to electronic medical records capability Malvern, PA /PRNewswire/ - Neuronetics, Inc. (NASDAQ: STIM ), the developer of NeuroStar® Advanced Therapy, the market leader in transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) for depression, announced today the launch of its TrakStar® Plus patient data management system. Building on the existing TrakStar …

$1 Million Gift Will Create First Endowed Primary Care Chair at Western Connecticut Health Network | PRWeb | 6/19/2019

… policy, December 2018 data: https://bit.ly/2gtA56j 2) According to a study published in The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), January 2019: https://bit.ly/2JWMsF0 About Western Connecticut Health Network WCHN and Health Quest have combined to form a new nonprofit health system. The name for the new health system will be Nuvance Health (pronounced NEW-vance). Nuvance Health’s mission will be to continually make progress and pursue …

Medical Education

Cardiologist seeks $20M from Putnam Hospital Center for blocking admitting privileges | 11/6/2019

… Jr. is suing Putnam Hospital Center for $20 million for allegedly blocking his application for admitting privileges. Totonelly also named Health Quest Systems , the operator of the hospital, and Dr. Lawrence Schek, arguing that they … Totonelly claims that Schek advised him to take a continuing medical education course but would not identify a specific course. Totonelly contacted three medical associations and was told, according to the complaint, that “they had …

Local healthcare residency programs expand to new fields | 11/5/2019

Rhinebeck — The mid-Hudson Valley will soon be home to obstetrics and gynecology, anesthesiology and transitional year medical residents as part of the recent expansion of Health Quest Medical Education programs. The residency programs, now a part of Nuvance Health, were recently approved by the Accrediting Council for Graduate Medical Education. By July 2020, the new programs will entail: Six anesthesiology residents housed at Vassar Brothers Medical Center. Four OB …

Community Health

$1 Million Gift Will Create First Endowed Primary Care Chair at Western Connecticut Health Network | PRWeb | 6/19/2019

… nearly 15,000 new primary care providers are needed to meet recommended population-to-physicians ratios, which were established to improve community health standards. DANBURY, Conn. (PRWEB) June 19, 2019 Western Connecticut Health Network (WCHN) announced … https://bit.ly/2JWMsF0 About Western Connecticut Health Network WCHN and Health Quest have combined to form a new nonprofit health system. The name for the new health system will be Nuvance Health (pronounced NEW-vance …

$1 Million Gift Will Create First Endowed Primary Care Chair at Western Connecticut Health Network | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 6/19/2019

… Connecticut currently needs 149 primary care providers to meet the recommended population-to-physicians ratio, which was established to improve community health standards. 1 Nationally, nearly 15,000 new primary care providers are needed to meet … https://bit.ly/2JWMsF0 About Western Connecticut Health Network WCHN and Health Quest have combined to form a new nonprofit health system. The name for the new health system will be Nuvance Health (pronounced NEW-vance …

Hospital Management

Registered Nurses At Putnam Hospital Center In Carmel Vote To Become Members Of The New York State Nurses Association | PR Newswire | 12/15/2017

… hospital management. Putnam Hospital Center in Carmel is part of the Health Quest network of hospitals, which includes Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Northern Dutchess Hospital in Rhinebeck, NY , and Sharon Hospital in Sharon, CT. Approximately 800 nurses at Vassar Brothers Medical Center are already represented by NYSNA. “We have many nurses who have devoted many years of their nursing careers to Putnam Hospital. We also have many newer, younger nurses …

Nuvance Health

2018 Phishing Attack Impacted more Quest Health Systems Discovers Patients than First Thought | 1/20/2020

Health Quest, which is now an entity of Nuvance Health, has discovered the phishing attack impacted its systems during July 2018 was more extensive than at first thought. Many Staff members employees were tricked into sharing closing their email info by phishing emails, which allowed unauthorized individuals to access their accounts. A leading cybersecurity firm was engaged to assist impacted. In May 2019, Quest Health became aware that the of …

More Health Quest Patients Added to 2018 Phishing Attack Victims | HealthIT Security | 1/16/2020

Latest Health Data Breaches News More Health Quest Patients Added to 2018 Phishing Attack Victims Health Quest is notifying additional patients that their data was compromised after a 2018 phishing attack; ransomware, phishing, and device … a 2018 phishing attack. Health Quest is now part of Nuvance Health, a seven-hospital system in the Hudson Valley of New York and western Connecticut. In May 2019 , Health Quest reported that several employees …

Western Connecticut Health Network

Find Jobs At Nuvance Health | Patch | 11/11/2019

Health Quest or the Western Connecticut Health Network. There are 10 locations in the Hudson Valley alone: They’re looking for registered nurses, clinicians, advanced clinicians and physicians. They’re also looking to fill administrative and clerical positions and hire people in technology and support services. On the website, you can view all open job positions or use the search form to find jobs that suit your specific career interests. If you …

Find Jobs At Nuvance Health | Southeast, NY Patch | 11/11/2019

Health Quest or the Western Connecticut Health Network. There are 10 locations in the Hudson Valley alone: They’re looking for registered nurses, clinicians, advanced clinicians and physicians. They’re also looking to fill administrative and clerical positions and hire people in technology and support services. On the website, you can view all open job positions or use the search form to find jobs that suit your specific career interests. If you …

Sharon Hospital, Sharon CT

Temp Cash Posting Assoc - Lagrangeville - Lagrangeville, NY, , USA #jobs #Lagrangeville pls RT | 11/5/2019

Job Detail for Temp Cash Posting Assoc - Lagrangeville Job Location: Sharon Hospital, Lagrangeville, NY, , USA Job Detail for Temp Cash Posting Assoc - Lagrangeville Job Location: Sharon Hospital, Lagrangeville, NY, , USA Jobs In Temp Cash Posting … receivable adjustments and preparing payments summary information to support the Health Quest System Business Office in delivering the highest level of service. The team performs all job related duties as assigned. Qualifications Education: Requires a …

Nuvance Health brings brand to life with launch of ad campaign | PRWeb | 10/22/2019

… unveiling an advertising campaign that brings that brand to life. “The advertising campaign is well-suited to the integration of Health Quest and Western Connecticut Health Network,” said Michael Samuelson, vice president of marketing and … outpatient locations — Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital, Norwalk Hospital and Sharon Hospital in Connecticut, and Northern Dutchess Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center and Vassar Brothers Medical Center in New York — plus multiple primary and specialty care …

Putnam Hospital Center, Carmel NY

Registered Nurses At Putnam Hospital Center In Carmel Vote To Become Members Of The New York State Nurses Association | PR Newswire | 12/15/2017

Registered Nurses At Putnam Hospital Center In Carmel Vote To Become Members Of The New York State Nurses Association News provided by 14:11 ET Share this article CARMEL, N.Y. , Dec. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – The … management. Putnam Hospital Center in Carmel is part of the Health Quest network of hospitals, which includes Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Northern Dutchess Hospital in Rhinebeck, NY , and Sharon Hospital in Sharon, CT. Approximately 800 …

New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York NY

Registered Nurses At Putnam Hospital Center In Carmel Vote To Become Members Of The New York State Nurses Association | PR Newswire | 12/15/2017

… will be elected immediately to start contract negotiations with hospital management. Putnam Hospital Center in Carmel is part of the Health Quest network of hospitals, which includes Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Northern Dutchess Hospital in … Center in Utica as well as downstate hospitals such as New York Presbyterian Hospital, Mount Sinai Hospital, and Maimonides Medical Center. The New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA) represents more than 40,000 members in New …

New York Presbyterian Hospital

Registered Nurses At Putnam Hospital Center In Carmel Vote To Become Members Of The New York State Nurses Association | PR Newswire | 12/15/2017

… will be elected immediately to start contract negotiations with hospital management. Putnam Hospital Center in Carmel is part of the Health Quest network of hospitals, which includes Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Northern Dutchess Hospital in … Center in Utica as well as downstate hospitals such as New York Presbyterian Hospital, Mount Sinai Hospital, and Maimonides Medical Center. The New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA) represents more than 40,000 members in New …

Maimonides Medical Center

Registered Nurses At Putnam Hospital Center In Carmel Vote To Become Members Of The New York State Nurses Association | PR Newswire | 12/15/2017

… will be elected immediately to start contract negotiations with hospital management. Putnam Hospital Center in Carmel is part of the Health Quest network of hospitals, which includes Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Northern Dutchess Hospital in … such as New York Presbyterian Hospital, Mount Sinai Hospital, and Maimonides Medical Center. The New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA) represents more than 40,000 members in New York State . We are New York’s largest union …

Mount Sinai Hospital

Registered Nurses At Putnam Hospital Center In Carmel Vote To Become Members Of The New York State Nurses Association | PR Newswire | 12/15/2017

… will be elected immediately to start contract negotiations with hospital management. Putnam Hospital Center in Carmel is part of the Health Quest network of hospitals, which includes Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Northern Dutchess Hospital in … well as downstate hospitals such as New York Presbyterian Hospital, Mount Sinai Hospital, and Maimonides Medical Center. The New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA) represents more than 40,000 members in New York State . We are …

Mount Sinai Hospital, New York NY

Registered Nurses At Putnam Hospital Center In Carmel Vote To Become Members Of The New York State Nurses Association | PR Newswire | 12/15/2017

… will be elected immediately to start contract negotiations with hospital management. Putnam Hospital Center in Carmel is part of the Health Quest network of hospitals, which includes Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Northern Dutchess Hospital in … well as downstate hospitals such as New York Presbyterian Hospital, Mount Sinai Hospital, and Maimonides Medical Center. The New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA) represents more than 40,000 members in New York State . We are …

Health Net

Find Jobs At Nuvance Health | Patch | 11/11/2019

Health Quest or the Western Connecticut Health Network. There are 10 locations in the Hudson Valley alone: They’re looking for registered nurses, clinicians, advanced clinicians and physicians. They’re also looking to fill administrative and clerical positions and hire people in technology and support services. On the website, you can view all open job positions or use the search form to find jobs that suit your specific career interests. If you …

Find Jobs At Nuvance Health | Southeast, NY Patch | 11/11/2019

Health Quest or the Western Connecticut Health Network. There are 10 locations in the Hudson Valley alone: They’re looking for registered nurses, clinicians, advanced clinicians and physicians. They’re also looking to fill administrative and clerical positions and hire people in technology and support services. On the website, you can view all open job positions or use the search form to find jobs that suit your specific career interests. If you …

John M. Murphy

Murphy recognized as Business Person of the Year - The Hour | 1/8/2020

Dr. John M. Murphy, president and CEO of Nuvance Health, which serves the Greater New Milford area, has been named the inaugural Business Person of the Year by Westfair Business Publications. The recognition acknowledges his … was instrumental in Western Connecticut Health Network’s (WCHN) merger with Health Quest Systems. First announced in 2018 and finalized in April of 2019, the merger created Nuvance Health, a $2.4 billion, seven-hospital system that …

Dr. John M. Murphy, President and CEO of Nuvance Health Named “Business Person of the Year” | 1/8/2020

Jan 8, 2020 - 5:40:18 AM Dr. John M. Murphy, President and CEO of Nuvance Health Named “Business Person of the Year” By Nuvance Health Buy the “As seen on” mug Dr. John M. Murphy at … was instrumental in Western Connecticut Health Network’s (WCHN) merger with Health Quest Systems. First announced in 2018 and finalized in April of 2019, the merger created Nuvance Health, a $2.4 billion, seven-hospital system that …

Robert Friedberg

Health Quest and Western Connecticut Health Network Combine to Form New Health System to be Called Nuvance Health | Benzinga | 4/4/2019

LAGRANGEVILLE, N.Y. and DANBURY, Conn. , April 4, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ – Health Quest and Western Connecticut Health Network (WCHN) have combined to form a new nonprofit health system. The name for the new health system will … Murphy is the CEO of the new health system, and Robert Friedberg is its President. Previously, Murphy served as President and CEO of WCHN and Friedberg was President and CEO of Health Quest. The new …