Navigation Links
Celebrating Five Years of Advanced Care Excellence: Maria Fareri Children's Hospital at Westchester Medical Center Reaches a Milestone
Date:9/11/2009

s Hospital at Westchester Medical Center. "I am very pleased to say that in five years we have touched the lives of almost 100,000 children and will help even more over the next five years and beyond."

Growing to Meet a Critical Need

The region's demand for Maria Fareri Children's Hospital's wide variety of services is continues to increase. This fact is realized through the hospital's daily inpatient rate, which has averaged well over 90% since the hospital opened.

To meet this growing regional need and to help heal more children, Maria Fareri Children's Hospital has embarked on a number of recent growth projects. For example pediatric emergency department beds were added last year, new in-patient beds were added this year and plans to add even more beds are under development. Moreover, the hospital has enhanced the depth and breadth of its clinical services with the addition of several new staff members and the enhancement of advanced pediatric specialty services, including neurosurgery, oncology, cardiology, solid organ transplantation, otolaryngology and many others.

"For the Health and Well-Being of All the Children in the World"

The hospital is named for Maria Fareri, a young girl from Greenwich, Connecticut, that passed away after an attack of rabies. The hospital is the only advanced care facility of its kind named for a child and was built through the inspiration provided by Maria's own wish expressed in a school project: "For the health and well-being of all the children in the world."

As an advanced care, all-specialty healthcare center, Maria Fareri Children's Hospital at Westchester Medical Center is a tertiary facility, treating the region's most complex childhood conditions. In fact, the hospital's case mix index reflects one of the highest acuity rates in the entire nation.

Caring for these children is an expert medica
'/>"/>

SOURCE Westchester Medical Center
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Wed., Sept. 16, 11 AM News Conference: Sioux Falls Keystone Treatment Center Is National HQ to Lead 100 Locations Nationwide in Balloon Liftoff Celebrating Recovery Against New Wave of Drug Abuse; Former U.S. Drug Czar/4-Star Gen. Barry McCaffrey, Lieute
2. Join WQED Pittsburgh and The Press Club of Western Pennsylvania in Celebrating National Healthy Aging(R) Month and Kick Off Active Aging Week September 21-27
3. The Crohns & Colitis Foundation and Procter & Gamble Pharmaceuticals Announce 2009 Celebrating UC Success Contest Winners
4. Purple Communications(TM) Launches Dream Bigger Initiative Celebrating the Stories, Culture, and Heritage of Americas Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Community
5. Help for Owners Dealing With the Terrible Loss of a Beloved Pet; Morris Animal Foundation Offers Card Celebrating Pets Life
6. Celebrating UC Success Contest Seeks to Educate and Inspire Ulcerative Colitis Patients
7. 17th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Party Celebrating the Academy Awards Raises Nearly $4 Million
8. Cleveland House a Sober living Resort, is Celebrating 7 Year Anniversary
9. Not Celebrating on Valentines Day?
10. Breakthrough Coaching is Celebrating the Launch of Breakthrough Coaching TV
11. UPDATE: Celebrating UC Success Announces Essay Contest Winners
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/25/2015)... 2015 Gardant Management Solutions will ... and operations, and sales and marketing at the ... to be held from April 29 through May ... the largest eldercare association in Illinois. The statewide ... older adults, including senior housing, assisted living and ...
(Date:4/25/2015)... Sports controversies continue to revolve around issues of abuse and ... with the Miami Dolphins and Richie Incognito, or off the field ... domestic abuse case. In a recent episode of SCI TV ... of locker room culture on teams. He examines what worked for ... to improve the locker room as a work place. , ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... Bird B Gone, the leader in bird ... a complete line of bird control solutions to address the ... Flu Strains Threaten Pacific, Central and Mississippi Farms , According ... a number of highly pathogenic avian flus in the Pacific, ... spread when wild birds enter poultry farms. The USDA urges ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... April 24, 2015 As the nation ... the unique sacrifices of these young men and women, ... members, Veterans and their Families” presents a special training ... designed to gain a better understanding of the effect ... wellness. For those – civilian and military – who ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... April 24, 2015 The Fastest Fat Loss ... their great success of the Xtreme Fat Loss Diet, has ... The fat loss blueprint that claims to help one lose ... of HealthyandFitZone.com's Stan Stevenson, prompting an investigative review. , "Our ... the creators spent years researching and experimenting with these methods ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Gardant Management Solutions Staff Shares Operational Expertise 2Health News:David Steele Discusses Locker Room Culture on SCI TV 2Health News:David Steele Discusses Locker Room Culture on SCI TV 3Health News:Bird B Gone Offers Solutions to Bird Flu Threat to Poultry Farms 2Health News:Bird B Gone Offers Solutions to Bird Flu Threat to Poultry Farms 3Health News:Bird B Gone Offers Solutions to Bird Flu Threat to Poultry Farms 4Health News:Coalition Presents Resiliency Training to Raise Awareness during Month of the Military Child (#MOTMC2015) 2Health News:Fastest Fat Loss Week Ever Review Revealed on Healthy & Fit Zone 2
... & Orthopedic Hospital,of Chicago (NOHC) is among the top five ... Annual HealthGrades Hospital Quality in,America study. The HealthGrades Research analyzed ... three years. The study also,concluded that NOHC is:, ... -- A recipient of the HealthGrades Spine Surgery ...
... Facility is First New Maine Hospital in ... Global Med Technologies(R),Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: GLOB), ... today that its Wyndgate,Technologies(R) division has signed ... of Brunswick, Maine, to license its SafeTrace ...
... delivers patient support ... BATESVILLE, Ind., March 6 Hill-Rom ... incorporate,NanoHorizon,s antimicrobial technology into Hill-Rom,s patient support,surfaces. ... (TM) with,SmartSilver(TM)", will bring new levels of ...
... A new guideline on colorectal cancer screening ... broad spectrum of health care organizations, including the ... for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) and the American Cancer ... colorectal cancer detection and states a strong preference ...
... Center in Bethesda, Maryland Coincides, With Sleep Apnea Awareness Day ... ... Awareness Week, DALLAS, March 6 /PRNewswire/ - The observance of Sleep ... Keith Thornton,third-generation Dallas dentist and recognized expert on the treatment of,sleep disordered ...
... Centers, Inc.,("GNC" or the "Company"), the largest global ... results for the,quarter and year ended Dec. 31, ... indirect wholly-owned subsidiary,of GNC Parent LLC, which was ... Management LLC and Ontario Teachers, Pension Plan Board. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Neurologic & Orthopedic Hospital of Chicago Ranked Among Top in Nation for Spine Surgery 2Health News:Newest Hospital in New England Signs Agreement With Global Med Technologies(R), Inc. 2Health News:Newest Hospital in New England Signs Agreement With Global Med Technologies(R), Inc. 3Health News:Hill-Rom Selects NanoHorizons to Provide Antimicrobial Protection for Hill-Rom Products Using Nanotechnology 2Health News:Hill-Rom Selects NanoHorizons to Provide Antimicrobial Protection for Hill-Rom Products Using Nanotechnology 3Health News:Hill-Rom Selects NanoHorizons to Provide Antimicrobial Protection for Hill-Rom Products Using Nanotechnology 4Health News:Hill-Rom Selects NanoHorizons to Provide Antimicrobial Protection for Hill-Rom Products Using Nanotechnology 5Health News:New guidelines update recommendations on colorectal cancer screening 2Health News:New guidelines update recommendations on colorectal cancer screening 3Health News:New guidelines update recommendations on colorectal cancer screening 4Health News:Dallas Dentist Trains Navy Dentists on New Therapy to Treat Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea 2Health News:General Nutrition Centers, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Results 2Health News:General Nutrition Centers, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Results 3Health News:General Nutrition Centers, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Results 4Health News:General Nutrition Centers, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Results 5Health News:General Nutrition Centers, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Results 6Health News:General Nutrition Centers, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Results 7Health News:General Nutrition Centers, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Results 8Health News:General Nutrition Centers, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Results 9Health News:General Nutrition Centers, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Results 10Health News:General Nutrition Centers, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Results 11
(Date:4/24/2015)... , April 24, 2015  Bayer Corporation hosted its annual ... at the Bayer HealthCare US headquarters.  This is Bayer,s second ... Whippany campus, and Thursday,s event welcomed ... every day at work. Fortunately, for the kids, ... a company whose mission is "Science For A Better Life," ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... April 24, 2015  New technologies and online ... to educate themselves about products and companies. Likewise, ... techniques available to market researchers seeking insights into ... marketplace, it,s imperative that organizations adjust their consumer ... market opportunities, niches and growth fronts. ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... GREENVILLE, S.C. , April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... it plans to release its fiscal 2015 second ... of regular trading. The company will ... on Friday, May 1, to review the company,s financial ... 28, 2015.  A live broadcast of the conference ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Bayer Hosts "Take Your Child to Work Day" 2Bayer Hosts "Take Your Child to Work Day" 3Bayer Hosts "Take Your Child to Work Day" 4Pharmaceutical Industry Using New Technologies to Adjust Their Marketing and Research Approaches for Consumers 2
... AG (VSE: ICLL) announced its financial results for the third ... key R&D programs as well as changes to the Management ... IXIARO and JESPECT sales revenues continue showing significant year-on-year growth ... ended September 30, 2010, compared to EUR 5.6m in the ...
... (Hologic or the Company) (Nasdaq: HOLX ), a ... imaging systems and surgical products dedicated to serving the healthcare ... fiscal quarter and fiscal year ended September 25, 2010. ... of $428.3 million. Fourth quarter 2010 net loss was ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Intercell AG Announces Q3 2010 Results and Updates on R&D Progress and Management 2Intercell AG Announces Q3 2010 Results and Updates on R&D Progress and Management 3Intercell AG Announces Q3 2010 Results and Updates on R&D Progress and Management 4Hologic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Operating Results 2Hologic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Operating Results 3Hologic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Operating Results 4Hologic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Operating Results 5Hologic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Operating Results 6Hologic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Operating Results 7Hologic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Operating Results 8Hologic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Operating Results 9Hologic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Operating Results 10Hologic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Operating Results 11Hologic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Operating Results 12Hologic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Operating Results 13Hologic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Operating Results 14Hologic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Operating Results 15Hologic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Operating Results 16Hologic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Operating Results 17Hologic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Operating Results 18Hologic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Operating Results 19Hologic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Operating Results 20
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
Medicine Products: