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Heart Failure-Symptoms & Treatment

May 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free

In situations with heart failure, early identification and intervention of are critical. Physicians optimize care of all aspects of heart failure from diagnosis to treatment and aftercare. This includes rapid evaluation for life-saving therapies such as mechanical circulatory support and transplant. Interventional cardiologists perform a full spectrum of diagnostic testing and catheterizations.

The new Heart Failure Program at Good Samaritan Hospital, part of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMC/Health), is the only one of its kind in Rockland and Orange counties. Services are provided by the nationally renowned WMC/Health Heart and Vascular Institute, also a member of WMC/Health. Its multidisciplinary heart failure team is comprised of heart failure physicians, cardiothoracic surgeons, advanced practitioners, psychiatrists, social workers and nutritionists who collaborate to optimize patient care.

Join Elliot (Avi) Levine, MD, for a discussion on this important topic. Dr. Levine is a graduate of Harvard Medical School in Boston, and completed his residency, cardiac fellowship and advanced heart failure and transplantation fellowship at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City. He has co-authored numerous scholarly publications for The Journal of Nuclear Medicine, The Journal of Nuclear Cardiology and Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology.

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For more information contact Mara Lewin at 845-362-4400 or Maral@jccrockland.org

Sponsored by Good Samaritan Hospital and funded in part by the County of Rockland and the Rockland County Office for the Aging

Details

Date:
May 16
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

JCC Rockland
450 West Nyack Road
West Nyack, 10994
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Phone:
845-362-4400
Website:
https://jccrockland.org

Organizer

Elizabeth Rosenblum
Email:
elizabethr@jccrockland.org