The Joint Commission Public Notice

The Joint Commission conducts periodic unannounced accreditation surveys of ArchCare at Home (formerly Dominican Sisters Family Health Service). The purpose of these surveys will be to evaluate the organization's compliance with nationally established Joint Commission standards. The survey results will be used to determine whether, and the conditions under which, an accreditation should be awarded [...]

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DSFHS Named to Top 500 HomeCare Elite

Now in its tenth year, the HomeCare Elite is a market-leading review from OCS HomeCare and DecisionHealth that identifies the top 25% of agencies in home health performance and highlights the top 100 and 500 agencies nationwide. Winners are ranked by an analysis of publicly available performance measures. Out of nearly 10,000 agencies considered, 2,431 [...]

By |March 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on DSFHS Named to Top 500 HomeCare Elite

DSFHS President & CEO Elected to the Board of Directors of the Collaborative for Children and Families

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. (July 2015) – Mary J. Zagajeski, MS, RN, President and CEO of Dominican Sisters Family Health Service, was recently elected to the Board of Directors of the Collaborative for Children and Families. The Collaborative for Children and Families (CCF) is a New York State nonprofit comprised of 33 member agencies that serve children [...]

By |June 30th, 2015|Uncategorized|5,240 Comments

Family Home Health Care Nurses Receive Dementia Certifications (Daily Voice)

Approximately 20 Family Home Health Care caregivers in Ossining became certified to care for dementia patients last month as part of a partnership between Family Home Health Care and the Franciscan Sisters of Atonement at Graymoor Convent, according to a press release. Read more: http://ossining.dailyvoice.com/news/family-home-health-care-nurses-receive-dementia-certifications

By |June 19th, 2015|Uncategorized|5,248 Comments

Family Home Health Care Nurses, Aides, Caregivers Receive Dementia Certification

Dementia Care Training Program Offered by Family Home Health Care & Franciscan Sisters of Atonement at Graymoor Convent TARRYTOWN, N.Y. (June 2015) – Approximately 20 caregivers with Family Home Health Care, a subsidiary of Dominican Sisters Home Health Services, are now certified to care for Dementia patients, thanks to a recent partnership between Family Home [...]

By |June 11th, 2015|Uncategorized|5,409 Comments

DSFHS Announces Election of New Board Members

Leaders in Finance, Law and Information Technology Join Board OSSINING, NY (June 1, 2015) – Dominican Sisters Family Health Service, Inc. (DSFHS), a leading visiting nurse service providing home healthcare in the Hudson Valley, NYC and Long Island, has announced the election of five new members to its board of directors. They are Russ Carpentieri, [...]

By |June 1st, 2015|Uncategorized|4,674 Comments

Despite Hard Times, Veteran Still Lives Independently

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/22/nyregion/helping-a-world-war-ii-veteran-live-independently.html?_r=1&

By |May 8th, 2015|Uncategorized|5,245 Comments

The New York Times, Neediest Cases

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By |May 8th, 2015|Uncategorized|4,713 Comments

Dominican Sisters Family Health Service Present Wines Around the World

OSSINING, N.Y. (May 5, 2015) – Dominican Sisters Family Health Service, Inc. (DSFHS) recently held its 7th Annual Wines Around the World fundraiser on at Sleepy Hollow Country Club in Briarcliff Manor. With 130 people in attendance, the event featured wine tastings by Pernod Ricard USA and a gourmet buffet. Wines Around the World is [...]

By |May 5th, 2015|Uncategorized|4,730 Comments

DSFHS Announces the Promotion of Marianne Bogannam to Director of Development

OSSINING, N.Y. (February 2015) – Dominican Sisters Family Health Service, Inc. (DSFHS) announces the promotion of Marianne Bogannam to Director of Development. Based in Ossining, the leading visiting nurse service provides professional, compassionate, and holistic in-home care to people of all faiths, income levels and ages throughout the region. As Director of Development, Bogannam will [...]

By |February 27th, 2015|Uncategorized|4,739 Comments