Westchester County, New York (PRWEB) April 23, 2013
Northern Westchester Hospital and Children’s and Women’s Physicians of Westchester, LLP (CWPW) announced today that they have entered into an agreement to provide pediatric surgical services to patients at Northern Westchester Hospital in Mount Kisco, New York. Under this agreement, CWPW surgeons will provide comprehensive general surgical coverage and services to pediatric patients at NWH’s inpatient unit, emergency department, and level 3 neonatal intensive care unit.
Importantly, CWPW surgeons shall participate in Northern Westchester Hospital's ongoing surgical quality assurance programs and assist in the ongoing education and training of nurses at NWH. These programs have been implanted to continuously enhance the surgical care provided to NWH patients.
“Northern Westchester Hospital provides high-quality pediatric care for our community and this agreement enables us to ensure that surgical services are continuously available to our youngest patients. Our mutual goal through this partnership is to provide the highest level of integrated pediatric surgical care available to Northern Westchester Hospital pediatric patients,” stated Marla Koroly, MD, Senior Vice President for Medical Affairs and Chief Medical Officer at Northern Westchester Hospital.
“We at Children’s & Women’s Physicians of Westchester are very pleased to partner with Northern Westchester Hospital,” said Gerard Villucci, FACHE, Chief Executive Officer. “Our pediatric surgeons are world leaders in the surgical treatment of complex pediatric illnesses and we are proud in bringing state of the art, advanced care to the children we are committed to serve. CWPW is one of the largest medical practices in the region dedicated to providing comprehensive in-patient and out-patient care to infants, children and adolescents throughout the greater New York Metropolitan area, extending from New York City, throughout the Hudson Valley, and into parts of Connecticut.”
About Northern Westchester Hospital
Northern Westchester Hospital (NWH) provides quality, patient-centered care that is close to home through a unique combination of medical expertise, leading-edge technology, and a commitment to humanity. Over 750 highly-skilled physicians, state-of-the-art technology and professional staff of caregivers are all in place to ensure that you and your family receive treatment in a caring, respectful and nurturing environment.
NWH has established extensive internal quality measurements that surpass the standards defined by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Hospital Quality Alliance (HQA). Our high-quality standards help to ensure that the treatment you receive at NWH is among the best in the nation. For a complete list of our services, please visit http://www.nwhc.net.
About Children's & Women's Physicians of Westchester, LLP
Children's & Women's Physicians of Westchester is one of the largest medical practices in the region comprised of dedicated doctors and health professionals committed to providing comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care to infants, children, adolescents and women. The practice is located throughout the greater New York Metropolitan area, extending from New York City, throughout the Hudson Valley, including Westchester, Rockland, Dutchess, Putnam and Orange Counties as well as in Southern Connecticut. For information on our medical specialties and office locations visit our website at http://www.cwpw.org.
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