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For the last 22 years, Scott Shannon has broadcast his final live show of the year from Blythedale. This year, Scott and his team from WCBS FM 101.1 will help the children of Blythedale ring in the holidays. Tune in from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m

On November 9, Blythedale Children’s Hospital, in coordination with Bikur Cholim of Rockland County, held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Hospital’s new Shabbos Room

Did you know the average child collects between 3,500 to 7,000 calories worth of candy on Halloween?  While Halloween is a festive day all kids should enjoy, we need to think about how much havoc all this candy will wreak in the days that

Blythedale Children’s Hospital, as the only specialty children’s hospital in New York State, has responded to the pressing need for nursing home beds for children who are ventilator dependent from the New York metropolitan area

Flu season is upon us! Refer to our symptom-checker and learn how to tell the difference between the common cold and the flu. And as always, be sure to get your annual flu shot..

Today, medical experts from Blythedale Children’s Hospital in Westchester County, NY and Alyn Hospital in Jerusalem, Israel conducted a transatlantic video-conference via Skype

The newly renovated Early Childhood Center at Blythedale Children's Hospital now has openings for its full-day preschool program

Blythedale Children's Hospital was once again nominated to take part in the global trading firm BTIG's 12th Annual Commissions for Charity Day, held this week in New York City

Blythedale Children's Hospital is pleased to announce that beginning May 1, 2014, Dr. Heakyung Kim will assume the role of Chief of Pediatric Physiatry.  Dr

16-month-old Ariyana was born at a mere 25-weeks gestation, weighing only 15 ounces. Her immediate medical needs were highly complex, given her extreme prematurity

A talented troupe of teen dancers from Byram Hills High School in Armonk, along with their coach, choreographers, parents and friends, held a Dance Expo in January as a fundraiser for Blythedale Children’s Hospital

Kick off your spring shopping and help support Blythedale Children's Hospital all at once! On Tuesday, April 8th, from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Zlife denim lounge in Rye Brook, NY is donating 20% of its proceeds to Blythedale

Blythedale Children's Hospital and Burke Rehabilitation Center are pleased to co-host The Assisting Hand Assessment, a new perspective on evaluating hand function in children with unilateral impairments, on April 30 through May

US Congresswoman Nita Lowey visited Blythedale Children's Hospital today, and chatted with patients about their favorite lunch food - Nutella sandwiches - and with Hospital staff about topics ranging from research funding to education

Pictured above, left to right: Left to right: Blythedale Day Hospital patients Mary, Sophia, Xohan and Gregory, are joined at the ribbon cutting by NYS Assemblywoman Shelley Mayer, NYS Assemblyman David Buchwald, NYS Senator Andrea Stewart

Officials from Blythedale Children’s Hospital, the only specialty children’s hospital in New York State, will join patients and families to open its new $15 million Day Hospital & Early Childhood Center on Tuesday, December 3rd at 10:00 a.m.

  Thanks to a generous grant from Kohl’s, Blythedale Children’s Hospital kicked off the 7th year of its Blythedale and Kohl’s Eat Well, Be Well Nutrition Outreach Program

Pictured above (l-r): Blythedale Board Vice Chair Judith R. W. Goodhue, Chief Medical Officer & Chief of Pediatrics Scott M. Klein, M.D

Pictured above: Joe O’Rourke, Shane Behler, Shahe Katchadurian, Matty Lee, and Will Legenzowski

VALHALLA, NY (August 2013) – Imelda Tangonan, RN, received a DAISY Award for Exceptional Nurses at Blythedale Children’s Hospital for the third quarter of 2013, on Thursday, August 8

Now through September 30th, Ray Catena Auto Group is offering their customers a discount on service when they make a donation to Blythedale Children's Hospital

July 4th, complete with family barbecues and fireworks displays, is a lot of fun, but it is also traditionally the holiday with the most fires and many injuries

Blythedale Children’s Hospital, New York’s only specialty children’s hospital, has named Jill M. Wegener, MSN, RN, CCRN, its new Chief Nursing Officer, Blythedale President and CEO Larry Levine announced today

Beginning Monday, June 3, the NDNQI (National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators®) Survey will be available for Blythedale Nursing staff to complete online. Please click HERE to complete the survey

VALHALLA, NY (May 2013) – On Monday, May 13, Joy Caballero, RN, received a DAISY Award for Exceptional Nurses at Blythedale Children’s Hospital for the second quarter of 2013, in recognition of her remarkable patient care

Scott Klein, Formerly of Maimonides, VNSNY, Joins Leadership Team at New York’s Only Specialty Children’s Hospital (VALHALLA, NY – May 13, 2013) – Blythedale Children’s Hospital, New York’s only specialty

Blythedale Children’s Hospital is thrilled to be participating in BTIG’s 11th Commissions for Charity Day on Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Supporters of Blythedale Children's Hospital helped raised more than $650,000 for the Hospital at its 6th Annual Spring Event, held this week at The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers in Manhattan. Dr

The Yonkers Model Railroad Club, a not-for-profit organization of approximately two dozen train enthusiasts, is holding a demonstration of operating model trains for the children at Blythedale Children’s Hospital this

Blythedale Children’s Hospital is proud to announce that it has received a $5,000 Quality of Life grant from the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation

VALHALLA, NY (February 2013) – Theodora Henry, RN, received a DAISY Award for Exceptional Nurses at Blythedale Children’s Hospital for the first quarter of 2013, in recognition of her extraordinary patient care

Blythedale Children’s Hospital, in coordination with the Westchester Regional EMS Office, Westchester County DES, and NYS EMS for Children, is proud to be offering a special pediatric CME series to pre-hospital providers of the

Blythedale Children’s Hospital is pleased to announce the return of the IRA charitable rollover.  This special provision, which was available in 2011, has been reinstated by Congress for 2012

Excitement was in the air as WPLJ's syndicated morning show, "Scott and Todd in the Morning", broadcast its final show of the year - for the 21st-straight year - from the gymnasium named in their honor at Blythedale last week

This morning, NYS Assembly Health Committee Chair Richard Gottfried visited Blythedale Children's Hospital and toured the new inpatient building and the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Center for Speech and Audiology

  Today, Blythedale Children’s Hospital proudly celebrated the ribbon-cutting of The Stavros Niarchos Center for Speech & Audiology

Please note, Blythedale's Day Hospital Program will be closed on Tuesday, October 30, 2012, due to the impending storm. In addition, Parent Transportation will NOT be provided on Tuesday, October 30, 2012. Please check back for further updates.

Hello from the Turtles’ Nest, Winter’s cold is almost here and Turtle Fur of Morrisville, Vermont welcomes you to look under our shell and see all our wonderful hats, necks, clavas, blankets and

Did you know that on average, twice as many kids are killed while walking on Halloween as compared to any other day of the year? Kids will be out while it is dark – making it harder for drivers to see them and because they’re excited about getting

Blythedale Children’s Hospital was recently awarded a $20,000 grant from the Morton K. and Jane Blaustein Foundation

The Dreyfus Golf & Tennis Classic for Blythedale, held on Monday, September 10, 2012, was a great success, raising $225,000 for Blythedale’s Parent Transportation Program

Blythedale Children’s Hospital is proudly celebrating the 15th anniversary of the enormously successful ventilator-weaning program

Blythedale Children’s Hospital and the New York Regional Chapter of the Society of Pediatric Nurses present a one-day conference on Children's Environmental Health on October 19, 2012 at Maria Fareri Children's Hospital

For one community group, the spirit of charity and generosity doesn’t take a summer vacation. The Men's Club from Sts

  The early morning events in an Aurora, Colorado movie theater are saturating television and social media today, and will likely play a prominent role in the news over the next few days

Blythedale Children’s Hospital welcomed New York State Assemblywoman Shelley Mayer (D- 93rd New York Assembly District, Yonkers) for a visit on Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Reporter Jessica Firger’s piece "Bringing the Hospital Home for the Tiniest of Patients" in today’s Wall Street Journal provides a broad overview of the complex home care for medically fragile children following hospitalization, and prominently

Physiatrist Heakyung Kim, MD, was named to New York Magazine’s "Best Doctors 2012,” an annual selection of the New York Metropolitan area’s top physicians.  The "Best Doctors 2012” list includes 1,160 physicians in 63 specialties.  Dr

Blythedale Children’s Hospital celebrated the important role nurses play in caring for medically fragile children through festivities for National Nurses Week, from May 6 through May 12, 2012

This week, representatives from the AFYA Foundation made a site visit to Blythedale Children’s Hospital to assess various pieces of medical equipment the Hospital is donating for use in earthquake-ravaged Haiti

Dr. Jay Selman, Blythedale's Chief of Neurology and Co-director of the Hospital's Traumatic Brain Injury Program, appeared on 1230 am WFAS yesterday morning to raise awareness surrounding brain injuries

Excitement was in the air at Blythedale as WPLJ's syndicated morning show, "Scott and Todd in the Morning", broadcast its final show of the year - for the 20th-straight year - from the gymnasium named in their honor at Blythedale on December 21

At exactly 9:30 a.m., on Tuesday, December 6th, 11-year-old Henry was accompanied to his new room in Blythedale's new $65.3 million, 56,000 square-foot inpatient building, by President and CEO Larry Levine

Blythedale Children’s Hospital, New York’s only specialty children’s hospital, celebrated the completion of its new 86-bed, 56,000-square-foot inpatient building with current and former patients, as well as elected officials, community leaders,

It's that time of year again!     WPLJ’s syndicated morning show, "Scott and Todd in the Morning”, will broadcast its final show of the year for the

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