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Court tosses town’s challenge to WMC development

A state Supreme Court judge rules that a $206 million construction project at Westchester Medical Center is exempt from review by the town of Mount Pleasant.

WMC skirts lawsuit for Health Department OK of $206M project

Westchester Medical Center is seeking state Health Department approval of a construction project being challenged in court by the town of Mount Pleasant.

Westchester Medical Center in talks with Bon Secours Charity

Westchester Medical Center could take over Bon Secours Charity Health System's three Hudson Valley hospitals in a joint venture.

VisionCare implant gives Somers man a renewed look at life

A surgeon at Westchester Medical Center is one of the nation’s first to implant tiny telescopes in patients with advanced eye disease.

Ethics waiver opens door for legislator’s new job

Outgoing county Legislator William Ryan will take a job with the company that runs Westchester Medical Center, a move that required an ethics waiver from the Board of Legislators.

Medical treatments benefit from artistic touch

As part of Westchester Medical Center’s Healing Arts Program, the new Infusion Center in Hawthorne is filled with paintings, prints and photographs by local artists. It’s all designed to boost the morale of not only patients but also of their caregivers, family members and the center’s own staff.

ShopRite donates $62K to children’s hospital

ShopRite businesses in the Hudson Valley region joined forces to raise money for Westchester’s Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital.

Ailing hospital system seeks and finds a healthy partner

Bankruptcy court documents give an account of Sound Shore Health Systems’ financial struggles that could be repeated at other community hospitals.

Hospitals end consolidation talks

"Dramatically different views" on use of resources killed talks of Sound Shore Health System merging into Westchester Medical Center.

Biotech center receives additional state funding

iBio-NY received an additional $1 million from the state to further construction of its project in Valhalla.

Hospital merger signals new trend in health care

Two Westchester hospital centers are moving toward consolidation this winter, representing “the tip of the iceberg” in New York hospital consolidations on the nation’s new health care landscape, a regional hospital executive predicted.

Westchester hospitals talk merger

Westchester Medical Center and Sound Shore Health Systems announced merger talks between the two health care organizations.

Westchester Medical Center settles $7M Medicaid fraud

Westchester Medical Center will have to pay $7 million to the federal government over Medicaid fraud that went on for almost nine years.

Report: Public authority system employment down 10 percent

Employment in the state’s public authority system fell 10 percent from its peak in 2009 to 2011, according to a report from the Albany Times-Union.

Westchester Medical Center cuts 124

The hospital is outsourcing positions to the Medical Staff network to save money. The workers’ last day will be Aug. 20.