HEART-A-THON RAISES OVER $90,000 FOR CATSKILL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER – 2/29/16
February 29, 2016 – Harris, N.Y. – On February 13, Catskill Regional Medical Center partnered with WSUL and WVOS for the 38th Annual WSUL/WVOS Heart-A-Thon at The Sullivan Hotel in Rock Hill, New York. Both WSUL and WVOS broadcasted live from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The annual event raised more than $90,000, with all the proceeds benefitting Catskill Regional Medical Center’s cardiology services at its main campus in Harris and emergency services at its Callicoon campus.
“We are always excited for the generosity and kindness that Heart-A-Thon inspires and would like to send a heartfelt thank you to the community for their continuous participation,” said Catskill Regional Chief Executive Officer & Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Gerard Galarneau.
“This vital fundraiser allows us to obtain the funds we need to provide exceptional care to the community, and for that we are extremely grateful.”
The funds raised at this year’s Heart-A-Thon will help purchase a cardiac rehab recreation upper body strength machine, a bariatric SONOSITE machine, and central telemetry monitoring system for Catskill Regional’s Harris Campus, as well as a trauma sonic ultrasound for the Grover M. Hermann Hospital.
Catskill Regional Medical Center is a member of the Greater Hudson Valley Health System.
Catskill Regional Medical Center staff at the 38th Annual WSUL/WVOS Heart-A-Thon.