The Bruce & Andrea Yablon Cancer Health and Wellness Program
The Bruce and Andrea Yablon Cancer Health and Wellness Program offers patients with cancer a plan of supportive care to complement their medical treatment. Each Support Plan is individualized to each person’s needs. The Support Plan, combined with a medical plan, provides Northern Westchester Hospital patients a comprehensive plan of care.
We are here for you.
Whether you are receiving cancer treatment at NWH or elsewhere, if you are the patient of a Northern Westchester Hospital doctor, the following health and wellness programs and therapies are available and recommended for you at no charge.
Nutrition Assessment & Planning Program provided by a registered nutritionist with oncology experience.
Integrative Medicine Therapies with a registered nurse who specializes in acupuncture, oncology medical massage, aromatherapy, Reiki, guided imagery, gentle touch and reflexology.
Fitness evaluation and customized exercise plan with an exercise physiologist who will customize a fitness plan to fit your needs and limitations.
Mindful wellness and emotional support provided by psychiatrists, psychologists, and social workers with a focus in stress reduction, support groups and meditation.
Survivorship Program developed by an experienced nurse practitioner who will create an individualized, evidence-based follow-up plan of care based on your cancer history, diagnosis and treatment.
- classes and events for cancer patients and their companions, such as yoga or breathing classes,
- pastoral care
- The Ken Hamilton Caregivers Center, a place of respite within the hospital for caregivers to relax and recharge with supportive counseling, help navigating the complex healthcare system, access to community resources and comfort; and the
- Bruce & Andrea Yablon Health and Wellness Resource Room, a soothing space within the Cancer Treatment and Wellness Center where patients and their loved ones can obtain helpful, practical information about cancer
For more information about the Bruce and Andrea Yablon Health and Wellness Program or any other the other services offered by Northern Westchester Hospital, please call 914.242.8333.