The Heart Center
The Heart Center (Hudson Valley Cardiovascular Practice, PC), the area’s premier cardiology practice located throughout the Hudson Valley, has partnered as an affiliate of Health Quest, the area’s premier integrated family of healthcare providers. This partnership offers patients the most advanced cardiac care available with a more integrated experience by providing services at both the office and hospital level. This deeper integration of inpatient and outpatient cardiovascular providers fosters the creation of expanded specialty offerings, negating the need to travel outside the area for advanced care.
Health Quest and The Heart Center’s combined Cardiovascular Care offerings now include a more extensive range of services, from consultations to follow-up care:
Noninvasive services including echocardiograms, stress testing, pacemaker and defibrillator interrogation
Diagnostic Testing including Cardiac Genetics
Electrophysiology/Peripheral Vascular Lab
Heart Failure Program
VASSAR BROTHERS CARDIAC TESTING CENTERS
VBMC Cardiac Testing Centers open at the following locations:
- 1 Columbia Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
- 115 Delafield Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
- 60 Merritt Boulevard, Fishkill, NY 12524
- 939 Little Britain Road, New Windsor, NY 12553
VBMC Website: health-quest.org/VBMC
FOLLOW MY HEALTH PATIENT PORTAL
Login to the Patient Portal
When you login to the patient portal, you are able to:
- View, download or transmit your Personal Health Records
- View your Visit Summaries
- View lab results
- View past and future appointments
- Send messages to your Provider
- Receive messages from your Provider
- Request future appointments
- Request prescription refills
PROVIDER/HOSPITAL-BASED OUTPATIENT BILLING
What you need to know about Provider/Hospital-Based Outpatient Billing. See Patient Billing FAQs.
- Cardio-Oncology, which monitors cancer patients’ hearts to reduce the risk of cardiac issues during and after cancer treatment
Learn more about our complete list of Cardiovascular Care services
The partnership also brings together award-winning care. Among top quality achievements, The Heart Center was presented with the distinguished Bridges To Excellence (BTE) Recognition Award, bestowed upon cardiology practices that achieve established performance thresholds. The Heart Center is one of only 11 cardiology practices in the entire nation to achieve this esteemed credential, and the only one in New York State. The award is endorsed by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) based on thresholds established jointly by the ACC and BTE. Vassar Brothers Medical Center is the recipient of Healthgrades™ Cardiac Care Excellence Award for three years in a row (2011-2013), which places the hospital among the top 5% percent in the nation for overall cardiac services by the independent rating organization.
The Heart Center brings an additional seven locations throughout the Hudson Valley for patients’ convenience and comprehensive management of heart and vascular disease. Learn more about The Heart Center’s locations and specialties.