County Executive Mike Hein Signs Legislation at E.R.H. Raising the Age to Purchase Tobacco Products to 21 into Law

On Thursday, June 7, 2018, Ulster County Executive Mike Hein was joined at Ellenville Regional Hospital by Commissioner of Health and Mental Health Dr. Carol Smith; County Legislators Kathy Nolan, Tracey Bartels, Brian Woltman; Steve Kelley, President and CEO of Ellenville Regional Hospital, and public health advocates to sign into law landmark legislation raising the …Click here to read more

ERH’s Max Series Opioid Reduction Project Video

On May 30, 2018, Ellenville Regional Hospital’s Max Series Opioid Reduction Project was featured in a video at the N.Y.S. D.S.R.I.P. M.A.X. Series Symposium in New York, NY. The event highlighted the 10 top D.S.R.I.P. Projects. Presenting the project was Steven L. Kelley, President & C.E.O. of E.R.H. Also representing E.R.H. was Ashima Butler, V.P., …Click here to read more

Employee of the Month: May 2018

Congratulations to Shanna Nigro, Patient Representative, our May Employee of the Month! Here is an example of how Shanna goes above and beyond at Ellenville Regional Hospital. Shanna was notified by a fellow coworker that a patient was checked in for an MRI, and did not have a script. Shanna called the doctor’s office to …Click here to read more

Ellenville Wawarsing Rural Health Network Announces Three-Year, $600,000 HRSA Grant

The Ellenville Wawarsing Rural Health Network (RHN) partners are pleased to announce that they have secured a three-year, $600,000 grant through the US Department of Health and Human Services (HRSA). The grant funding will allow the RHN partners to implement a Health Improvement Special Project (HISP), which will use evidence-based community outreach and clinical improvement …Click here to read more

Community Conversations

Thank you to everyone who came out and participated in the Community Conversations event on Tuesday, May 8th! Ellenville Area Rural Health Network and Wawarsing Council of Agencies shared the results of their recent health needs assessments. Community members, local government officials, business and service leaders all had the opportunity to share their ideas and …Click here to read more

Dominick Artuso, M.D. Joins Medical Staff

Ellenville Regional Hospital welcomes Dominick Artuso, M.D. as he joins the medical staff. As a Board Certified Bariatric Surgeon specializing in Gastric Band (LapBand), Dr. Artuso is a great addition to the hospital. He is the Founder of New Image Surgical Weight Loss / The Center for Bariatric Surgery. Dr. Artuso was the first surgeon in …Click here to read more

Governor Cuomo Proclaims May 2 as Healthcare Auxilian Day

Governor Andrew Cuomo has proclaimed May 2, 2018 as Healthcare Auxilian Day in New York State to recognize the dedicated auxilians who annually donate millions of hours of service to their healthcare facilities and to their communities. Ellenville Regional Hospital is grateful to the Ellenville Regional Hospital Auxiliary, and celebrates the work and support that …Click here to read more

Employee of the Month: April 2018

Congratulations to Josephine Pierro, Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant, our April Employee of the Month! Josie is absolutely amazing! She is always willing to help and with a constant smile. Patients and staff both love her. She is loving, caring, compassionate, a team player and selfless. She is great with patients, motivating with love and putting …Click here to read more

Mount Sinai Hospital Medical Students visit ERH and IFH

On Saturday, April 14, 2018, thirty first year medical students from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City visited Ellenville Regional Hospital and the Ellenville Family Practice Center. The students who visited were interested in a career in Rural Family Medicine. Hospital and Family Practice leadership hosting the students …Click here to read more

Steven Kelley, President & C.E.O. of E.R.H., Interviewed By Sterling National Bank (video)

Watch Steven Kelly, President & C.E.O. of Ellenville Regional Hospital, discuss the impact Sterling National Bank has had on the success and growth of our hospital. “Having a long-term relationship with your bank is absolutely critical to the success of any organization…We have a very robust relationship with Sterling National Bank that is essential and …Click here to read more