Walking and bicycle riding are thought to be good for one’s health, but they are not always safe activities on Westchester roads. By partnering in a safety initiative with local municipalities and police departments, Phelps Hospital is doing its part to protect area residents. The hospital recently donated 2,000 safety reflectors that can be attached […]
Acclaimed chef Waldy Malouf will return to demonstrate his exceptional culinary skills at the Phelps Food, Wine & Beer Fest on Sunday, April 23, from 1:00 – 4:00 pm at Abigail Kirsch at Tappan Hill, in Tarrytown. Ticket price is $90 per person with all proceeds benefitting Phelps Memorial Hospital Center. This unique afternoon event […]
Phelps Hospital was recently honored by the Friends of the Rockefeller State Park Preserve at a gala held at the Rockefeller estate Playhouse, a Normandy-English style building designed by Duncan Candler in 1927. Daniel Blum, President and CEO of Phelps Hospital, was on hand to accept an award recognizing Phelps’ longstanding support of the Friends. […]
Phelps Hospital has acquired the most advanced method of minimally invasive robotic surgery, the da Vinci Xi Surgical System, for its state-of-the-art SurgiCenter. Manufactured by Intuitive Surgical, the da Vinci Xi can be used during minimally invasive gynecological, urological, thoracic, cardiac and general surgical procedures. During robotic-assisted surgery, the surgeon sits at a console and […]
In recognition of Lung Cancer Awareness Month, on November 16 a group of lung cancer survivors who had been treated at Phelps Hospital gathered recently with family, friends, physicians and other healthcare providers for a “Celebration of Life.” The survivors were invited to this special occasion, held on the hospital campus at the James House, […]
Phelps Hospital has always been known as a great place to have a baby, but now it has officially joined the international ranks of “Baby-Friendly® Hospitals,” recognized for offering an optimal level of care and support for new mothers and their babies. The Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) is a global program created in 1991 by […]
The Cardiovascular Department of Phelps Hospital has again received certification for its cardiac rehabilitation program from the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR). AACVPR-certified programs are recognized as leaders in the field of cardiovascular and pulmonary rehabilitation because they offer the most advanced practices available. This is the second time the program has […]
Phelps Medical Associates, the multi-specialty medical group created by Phelps Hospital, recently held a ribbon-cutting for a new state-of-the-art medical suite located in Tarrytown at 200 South Broadway. Speaking at the event, Phelps Board Chairman Richard Sinni of Irvington said, “This Tarrytown office is the seventh local office opened by Phelps Medical Associates in our […]
Phelps Hospital’s 29th Annual Champagne Ball will be held Friday, October 28, 2016 at 6 pm at Sleepy Hollow Country Club in Briarcliff Manor.  The evening’s honorees are Barry Field, MD, and Mr. and Mrs. William O. Melvin, Jr. Dr. Barry Field joined the Phelps Hospital medical staff in 1978. A respected leader, he served […]
A “Harvest Dinner” overlooking the Hudson River at the historic James House at Phelps Hospital will be held Thursday, October 13, from 5:30 to 8pm. The dinner will feature the work of Phelps’ Executive Chef Joe Syngjellari, a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America (CIA). Guests can enjoy the extraordinary flavors of freshly picked […]