Recent Letter Reflects PRAISE for Fort Hudson Staff & Programs

Below is an excerpt from a letter written by Fort Hudson Family Member Karen Bodenweiser to CEO Andrew Cruikshank.  This letter is shared with the permission of its author, Karen Bodenweiser. April 18, 2013 Dear Andy, I am writing to thank and commend your facility for providing eight years of excellent care for my mother Mary Bodenweiser.  Mary…
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SAVE THE DATE: 2013 Northern Saratoga/ADK “Walk to End Alzheimers”

Attention all family, friends, residents and staff —  The 2013 Alzheimer’s Walk is scheduled on Sunday, May 19,2013 at the Fort William Henry Conference Center in Lake George, NY.  Registration is at 12noon.  The walk begins at 1PM.  If you wish to join Fort Hudson Team, contact Ann Marie Donahue at 747-2811 ext. 207 or…
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Mandatory Inservices: Staff Education Series 2

All Nursing Center Staff are required to attend one of the following sessions Topics to be covered: Resident Rights, Neglect & Abuse, Corporate Compliance Duration of program: one (1) hour Location: Jane McCrea Room (if space required a different location, it will be posted at the door) Dates & Times: Monday, May 6  @ 10am…
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April 16 is National Healthcare Decisions Day – excerpt from LeadingAge NY

April 16 is National Healthcare Decisions Day     National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD), April 16, is the effort of multiple organizations to provide access to information about health care decision making to all persons with decision making capacity. The information will allow them to communicate and document their decisions.   Research completed in 2006 indicated…
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Adult Day Care Program Achieves Perfect Survey

For the second time in two weeks, Fort Hudson has achieved the distinction of having a deficiency free survey!  On Thursday April 4th, the NYS Department of Health conducted an unannounced survey in the medical adult day care program and reported no deficiencies.  During the course of the survey, DOH also visited the Social Adult…
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Nasar Khan, Participates in ADK Regional Chamber Leadership Program

Fort Hudson is proud to recognize Nasar Khan, Corporate Compliance Officer, for his participation with the Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Adirondack Program.  This program serves to develop leaders who will serve their communities today and in the future. It involves time spent teaching basic commerce to other future leaders in the area. Each leadership class…
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Fort Hudson Pleased to Announce Staff Positions

Fort Hudson Health System has appointed Elizabeth Parsons as its Director of Human Resources.  Parsons, of Hudson Falls, was previously Corporate Benefits Manager at GenPak.  She holds a BS in Human Services from SUNY Oneonta, and a Master’s Degree in Organizational Management from Endicott University.  Ms. Parsons is an active member of the Adirondack Human Resource…
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