Nuvance Health

Kent residents make, donate reusable cotton masks | 3/26/2020

… she and others began making cotton fabric masks. They used a pattern that was available online. Zatlin later learned through Facebook the original request was from nurses at the hospital, but corporate administrators at Nuvance Health , which owns Sharon Hospital, stated their health care employees could not use fabric masks. They must wear N95 masks. “These are CDC-approved masks,” Zatlin said, referring to the federal Centers for Disease Control …

Coronavirus: Dutchess to use DCC dorm to expand hospital beds; Marist, Vassar available | 3/26/2020

The measures are part of the efforts by Nuvance Health and Westchester Medical Center Health Network to meet a state mandate to increase capacity Post to Facebook Coronavirus: Dutchess to use DCC dorm to expand hospital beds; Marist, Vassar available The measures are part of the efforts by Nuvance Health and Westchester Medical Center Health Network to meet a state mandate to increase capacity Check out this story on poughkeepsiejournal.com …

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Nuvance Health offers virtual doctors’ appointments | 3/25/2020

March 25, 2020 — To make medical providers readily available in our communities, Nuvance Health launched Virtual Visits for primary and specialty care, advancing access to healthcare for patients during a critical time of need. “We are leveraging the power of the digital age to expand our capabilities to connect patients with our physicians as one more thing we can do to offer them continuous safe care,” said Dr. Christopher Lehrach …

Nuvance Health joins the practice of ‘virtual’ doctor visits - Mid Hudson News | 3/25/2020

Nuvance Health joins the practice of ‘virtual’ doctor visits March 25, 2020 Print POUGHKEEPSIE – Nuvance Health has launched ‘Virtual Visits’ for primary and specialty care, for access to healthcare during the COVID-19 global pandemic. These appointments essentially replicate an office visit, allowing patients to speak with and see their provider in real-time to receive a diagnosis, treatment plan, and prescriptions, as needed. “If people are experiencing cough, fever …

Nuvance Health offers ‘Virtual Visits’ in Mid-Hudson region amid pandemic | Local News | dailyfreeman.com | 3/25/2020

KINGSTON, N.Y. — To make medical providers readily available during the coronavirus pandemic, Nuvance Health has launched Virtual Visits for primary and specialty care patients. Patients of Health Quest Medical Practice, Western Connecticut Medical Group and The Heart Center can talk to their providers using a mobile app or online via their computers. Patients initially call their doctor’s office to determine if a Virtual Visit is appropriate. There are some types …

Dutchess Community College Will Serve as Additional Care Capacity As Needed - County Executive News Release 3/25/2020 | 3/25/2020

Marcus J. Molinaro today announced Dutchess County Government, in cooperation with Nuvance Health and MidHudson Regional Hospital, is working with Dutchess Community College as a location for additional care capacity as needed, to care for COVID-19 patients. Specifically, Dutchess Community College’s Conklin Hall has been identified as a recovery facility for additional care capacity to support expected overflow of local hospitals. Conklin Hall’s 176 rooms and 457 beds on …

Latest Coronavirus Updates | 3/25/2020

… March 24 launched the Dutchess Responds Fund , which will raise funds to provide support to residents experiencing hardships or quarantine restrictions ■ On March 23, Dutchess County opened a mobile coronavirus testing facility operated by Nuvance Health in a parking lot at Dutchess Stadium on Route 9D in Wappingers Falls. The site is open by appointment only, and only those people who have a doctor’s order will be able to call …

Nuvance Health Donates AED to Women’s Shelter | 3/25/2020

Nuvance Health Donates AED to Women’s Shelter Mar 25, 2020 Nina Schutzman, development coordinator, and Branka Bryan, executive director for the shelter, are presented an AED in honor of Heart Month from Tim Massie, senior vice president of marketing, public affairs and government relations for Nuvance Health and cardiologist Dr. Sunny Intwala from The Heart Center. POUGHKEEPSIE – In honor of American Heart Month, Nuvance Health wished to make a lasting …

Drive-Thru Coronavirus Collection Sites Now in Ulster, Dutchess | 3/24/2020

… two COVID-19 drive-thru collection sites on Monday. There are already drive-thru testing sites in Rockland and Westchester counties. Stay Informed: CDC Website About Coronavirus “We are grateful for our community partner, Nuvance Health , for expediting the process to expand testing for COVID-19 in Dutchess County,” Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro said. “The ability to test residents will provide us a more accurate picture of the spread …

Mobile Collection Sites For COVID-19 Testing Open In Dutchess, Ulster Counties | 3/24/2020

… through a local healthcare provider in partnership with Dutchess and Ulster Counties. Nuvance Health opened collection sites in Ulster County, at Tech City in Kingston; and in Dutchess County, at Dutchess Stadium in Fishkill. Nuvance Health spokesman Timmian Massie says on the first day, the Ulster County site administered 79 tests and the Dutchess site, which was open for less than four hours, 36 tests. He expects the numbers to …

Nuvance Health Opens COVID-19 Collection Sites in Dutchessand Ulster Counties for Pre-Screened People | 3/23/2020

Appointment-only sites to collect samples for testing from people with physician’s order FISHKILL, NY, and KINGSTON, NY— March 22, 2020 — Nuvance Health , in cooperation with Dutchess and Ulster counties, will open two COVID-19 (coronavirus) drive-through collection sites on Monday, March 23. The sites are the Intermodal Center at Dutchess Stadium on Route 9D in Fishkill and Tech City at 300 Enterprise Drive in Kingston. Enterprise Drive is …

Nuvance Health Opens COVID-19 Collection Sites in Dutchess and Ulster Counties for Pre-Screened People - County Executive News Release 3/22/2020 | 3/23/2020

Nuvance Health Opens COVID-19 Collection Sites in Dutchess and Ulster Counties for Pre-Screened People Nuvance Health Opens COVID-19 Collection Sites in Dutchess and Ulster Counties for Pre-Screened People Appointment-only sites to collect samples for testing from people with physician’s order Published: 3/22/2020 Nuvance Health , in cooperation with Dutchess and Ulster counties, will open two COVID-19 (coronavirus) drive-through collection sites on Monday, March 23 …

Drive-thru testing sites to open in Kingston, Fishkill Monday | 3/23/2020

Dutchess and Ulster counties are each planning to open drive-thru coronavirus testing site Monday in association with Nuvance Health . In addition to the previously confirmed site at Dutchess Stadium in Fishkill, Tech City in Kingston will be a site, according to a release from Dutchess County Sunday. At each site, samples will be taken and sent offsite for testing. The Tech City site at 300 Enterprise Dr. is scheduled …

Nuvance Health Opens COVID-19 Collection Sites in Dutchess and Ulster Counties for Pre-Screened People- Department of Health News Release 3/22/2020 | 3/23/2020

Nuvance Health Opens COVID-19 Collection Sites in Dutchess and Ulster Counties for Pre-Screened People Nuvance Health Opens COVID-19 Collection Sites in Dutchess and Ulster Counties for Pre-Screened People Appointment-only sites to collect samples for testing from people with physician’s order Published: 3/22/2020 Nuvance Health , in cooperation with Dutchess and Ulster counties, will open two COVID-19 (coronavirus) drive-through collection sites on Monday, March 23 …

2nd coronavirus death in Ridgefield; cases exceed 50 in Danbury area - NewsTimes | 3/23/2020

https://www.newstimes.com/local/article/Coronavirus-cases-exceed-50-in-Danbury-area-15151860.php 2nd coronavirus death in Ridgefield; cases exceed 50 in Danbury area By Kendra Baker, Julia Perkins, Katrina Koerting and Rob Ryser Updated 6:49 pm EDT, Monday, March 23, 2020 The hospital chain Nuvance Health , which includes Danbury Hospital, announced March 8, 2020 that it was suspending its volunteer program due to fears over the coronavirus. The hospital …

Nuvance Health to operate two drive-through testing sites in Hudson Valley - Mid Hudson News | 3/22/2020

FISHKILL – Nuvance Health , the parent company of Putnam Hospital, Vassar Brothers Medical Center, and Northern Dutchess Hospital, is partnering with Dutchess County to operate a drive-through COVID-19 testing site in Fishkill and another in Ulster County. The Fishkill testing site is located in the rear of the parking lot of Dutchess Stadium, near the transportation hub. The Ulster County site will be located at either Tech City or …

Coronavirus, March 19: 11 notes from physicians, hospitals | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/19/2020

… in Amsterdam have suspended most testing for the novel coronavirus due to testing supply shortages, The Daily Gazette reported. The organizations are reserving testing for the sickest patients until they have more supplies. 3. Nuvance Health , a seven-hospital system in Hudson Valley, N.Y., and western Connecticut, has furloughed 200 staff over COVID-19 exposure, the News-Times reported. Most of the furloughed staff, who are staff nurses at Danbury …

First coronavirus death reported in Connecticut - GreenwichTime | 3/19/2020

The hospital chain Nuvance Health , which includes Danbury Hospital, announced March 8, 2020 that it was suspending its volunteer program due to fears over the coronavirus. The hospital chain Nuvance Health , which includes Danbury Hospital, announced March 8, 2020 that it was suspending its volunteer program due to fears over the coronavirus. Photo: Tyler Sizemore / Tyler Sizemore Photo: Tyler Sizemore / Tyler Sizemore Image 1 of / 89 89 The hospital chain …

Danbury Hospital Outlines Patient Visitation Guidelines | 3/19/2020

Ethan Carey Hannah Colt To keep everyone as safe as possible, Nuvance Health , the parent organization for Danbury Hospital, has published guidelines for hospital visitations. Absolutely NO VISITORS are allowed at any Nuvance Health hospital or facility during the Covid-19 pandemic, but there are some exceptions. Active Labor and Delivery - One and only one support person is allowed in the room at a time. Pediatric, NICU, and Nursery - Two …

More state court closings. Retailers can refuse taking bottles back in coronavirus crisis - NewsTimes | 3/18/2020

https://www.ctpost.com/news/coronavirus/article/First-coronavirus-death-reported-in-Connecticut-15140342.php First coronavirus death reported in Connecticut By Ken Dixon Updated 9:10 pm EDT, Wednesday, March 18, 2020 The hospital chain Nuvance Health , which includes Danbury Hospital, announced March 8, 2020 that it was suspending its volunteer program due to fears over the coronavirus. The hospital chain Nuvance Health , which includes Danbury Hospital, announced March 8, 2020 that …

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Nuvance Health collaborate to expand population health management services in New York Fox Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2020 Revenues Of $3.78 Billion, An Increase Of 5 …

Politicians, docs cry foul over Cuomo’s Medicaid redesign team | Crain’s New York Business | 2/6/2020

population health work CareMount Medical and the New York affiliate of Nuvance Health are collaborating on population health–focused initiatives. The work will support clinical integration between the two in the Hudson Valley, the organizations said. With the support of CareMount Health Solutions, a physician-owned management-services organization, Nuvance Health will launch a Medicare shared-savings accountable care organization in the New York market. The shared-savings program helps …

Health Quest

Nuvance Health offers virtual doctors’ appointments | 3/25/2020

March 25, 2020 — To make medical providers readily available in our communities, Nuvance Health launched Virtual Visits for primary and specialty care, advancing access to healthcare for patients during a critical time of need. “We … medical practices. Available today, patients of Western Connecticut Medical Group, Health Quest Medical Practice and The Heart Center can talk to their providers using a mobile app or online through their computer. Patients initially call …

UConn Health

Editorial: Examine Connecticut hospitals’ debt collection practices - GreenwichTime | 12/5/2019

… by hospitals over unpaid bills in the state in 2016, the most recent year for total figures compiled by the UConn Health Disparity Institute. It is out of proportion when one hospital has nearly half … and trust could be eroded. Danbury Hospital, now part of Nuvance health network that extends from the shore of Long Island Sound to the Hudson River, quickly said it would review collection data and policies …

Editorial: Examine Connecticut hospitals’ debt collection practices - The Hour | 12/5/2019

… by hospitals over unpaid bills in the state in 2016, the most recent year for total figures compiled by the UConn Health Disparity Institute. It is out of proportion when one hospital has nearly half … and trust could be eroded. Danbury Hospital, now part of Nuvance health network that extends from the shore of Long Island Sound to the Hudson River, quickly said it would review collection data and policies …

Danbury Hospital, Danbury CT

What You Need to Know Before You Buy an At-Home Genetic Test | 11/26/2019

… and interesting, but they also have limitations and risks — such as providing unexpected or upsetting results. Dani Kupperman, Genetic Counselor, Danbury Hospital (Left to Right) Jessica Lipschutz and Susan Ingram, Genetic Counselors, Norwalk Hospital MEDIA … home DNA test results with a certified genetic counselor. At Nuvance Health, our genetic counselors often see patients who have done at-home genetic tests and want to verify their positive or negative results for …

Connecticut hospital known for suing patients to be investigated by state | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/22/2019

… request. His analysis found that nearly half of the 13,824 total medical debt cases filed in Connecticut in 2016 involved Danbury Hospital, the Harvard Business Journal reported earlier this month. The Connecticut Office of Health … Hospital — which is part of LaGrangeville, N.Y.- and Danbury-based Nuvance Health — announced earlier this month that it was reviewing its debt-collection policies. And on Nov. 18, the hospital announced it was changing its …

Western Connecticut Health Network

Researcher IDs CT’s most litigious hospital; thousands of patients sued annually | Hartford Business Journal | 11/12/2019

Western Connecticut Health Network (recently renamed Nuvance Health) – told HBJ that it’s reviewing its debt-collection policies. Danbury Hospital spokesperson Andrea Rynn said that the not-for-profit hospital provides care around the clock to anyone who needs it, regardless of ability to pay, and said the hospital provided $13.3 million in free care to those in poverty last year. “During that same year, of our hundreds of thousands of …

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

business Shared from Southeast-Brewster, NY Find Jobs At Nuvance Health Nuvance is one of the biggest employers in the region. By Lanning Taliaferro, Patch Staff Nov 10, 2019 10:07 (Shutterstock) The health care system … at Nuvance. You can search either 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 …

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Danbury Hospital braces for next COVID-19 phase - NewsTimes | 3/20/2020

… recommendation about reducing the spread of the virus by avoiding large gatherings,” said Dr. John Murphy, president and CEO of Nuvance Health , which runs Danbury, Norwalk and five other hospitals. “People need to take it … resources to manage the immediate demand. The 200 nurses Gov. Ned Lamont inaccurately told an MSNBC audience were furloughed from Danbury Hospital were actually a variety of staff that also came from Norwalk Hospital and …

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Second CT hospital employee from NY tests positive for coronavirus - NewsTimes | 3/8/2020

… this disease is. If we can follow protocols put in place, we’ll be OK.” Kerry Eaton, chief operating officer of Nuvance Health, the hospitals’ parent company, said Friday that the employee worked in a relatively … the Conservative Political Action Conference in Maryland — attended by President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence — tested positive for coronavirus. The ACU indicated that the person tested positive Saturday and that the “exposure occurred …

Second CT hospital employee from NY tests positive for coronavirus - GreenwichTime | 3/8/2020

… this disease is. If we can follow protocols put in place, we’ll be OK.” Kerry Eaton, chief operating officer of Nuvance Health, the hospitals’ parent company, said Friday that the employee worked in a relatively … the Conservative Political Action Conference in Maryland — attended by President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence — tested positive for coronavirus. The ACU indicated that the person tested positive Saturday and that the “exposure occurred …

John Nelson

CareMount Health Solutions and Nuvance Health collaborate to expand population health management services in New York | PR Newswire | 2/5/2020

… N.Y. , Feb. 5, With the goals of improving healthcare quality and community wellness while reducing costs, the NY affiliate of Nuvance Health, a healthcare system with seven hospitals in New York and western Connecticut , and … Solutions Contact: Nuvance Health Contact: Donna Montalto/Gina D’Angelo-Mullen John Nelson CareMount Health Solutions Nuvance Health (914) 242-1209 (845) 554-1736 [email protected] [email protected] SOURCE CareMount Health Solutions, LLC Related Links https://www.caremounthealthsolutions.com …

CareMount Health Solutions and Nuvance Health collaborate to expand population health management services in New York | Benzinga | 2/5/2020

… 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – With the goals of improving healthcare quality and community wellness while reducing costs, the NY affiliate of Nuvance Health, a healthcare system with seven hospitals in New York and western Connecticut , and … Solutions Contact: Nuvance Health Contact: Donna Montalto/Gina D’Angelo-Mullen John Nelson CareMount Health Solutions Nuvance Health (914) 242-1209 (845) 554-1736 [email protected] [email protected] View original content to download multimedia: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases …

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 advocacy on behalf of the healthcare industry and patient care on the local, state, and national level. Westfair, the publisher for Fairfield County Business Journal, Westchester County Business Journal, and Hudson Valley Business Journal, noted …

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 the CHA annual meeting (contributed photo) DANBURY, CT - Dr. John M. Murphy, president and CEO of Nuvance Health, has been named the inaugural Business Person of the Year by Westfair Business Publications for advocating on …