CRMC AND SULLIVAN COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES TO HOST COMMUNITY MEETINGS – 07/23/2009
July 23, 2009 – Callicoon, N.Y. – As part of its continuing community outreach program, Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC), Sullivan County’s premier provider of health care services, will team up with Sullivan County Public Health Services (SCPHS) to host a series of community public health forum meetings. The collaborative sessions are intended to gather ideas and feedback from the local community in an effort to better assess health care needs and priorities. The first of three forums will be held Thursday, July 30 at 3 p.m. in the cafeteria of CRMC’s Grover M. Hermann Division in Callicoon. On Thursday, August 6 at 7 p.m., the second meeting will be held in the Ambulatory Services Building Boardroom of CRMC’s Seelig Division in Harris. The final forum will take place Friday, August 7 at 12:30 p.m. in Liberty at the Parks and Recreation Building, 119 North Main St. For more information, please call 845-292-5910 or 845-794-3300, ext. 2376. Catskill Regional Medical Center Chief Executive Officer Steve Ruwoldt stated, “These sessions are vital in our efforts to meet the health care needs of everyone in Sullivan County. The results of the forums will help guide the future allocation of medical resources for CRMC and the county.” Sullivan County Public Health Services, located in Liberty, is a county agency that provides a variety of health care resources to the community. Its mission is to keep Sullivan County residents safe and healthy. The services and programs offered by SCPHS include Children with Special Health Needs, Women, Infants & Children (WIC), Certified Home Health Agency, Diagnostic & Treatment Center, Long Term Home Health Care, and Maternal and Child Health. For more information, please call 845-292-5910 or visit sullivancounty.entrexp.com.