Join Medical Associates of the Hudson Valley’s Patient & Family Advisory Council (PFAC)!


Medical Associates of the Hudson Valley, a multi-specialty group practice, serves the healthcare needs of patients in Upstate New York and Hudson Valley region. The physicians and healthcare providers of Medical Associates of the Hudson Valley are committed to providing high quality, patient focused medical care to patients in Ulster, Dutchess, Greene, and Columbia counties.

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We have developed a Patient Family Advisory Council that will be meeting every quarter. We value the input of our patients and family members to provider exemplary care. Please see below for more information.  If you are interested in joining please feel free to fill out the application and send it in.  We will contact you before our next meeting.  Space is limited.


Click here to download the application.


The purpose of a PFAC is for patients, families, and providers to work together on procedures, processes, and quality improvement strategies to achieve high quality, coordinated, and patient- and family-centered care.


Qualities and Skills of Patient and Family Advisors

  • Sharing insights and information about their experiences in an honest and constructive manner
  • Showing concern for more than one issue or agenda
  • Listening well and showing respect for others
  • Speaking comfortably within a group and interacting well with different kinds of people

If you have any questions please contact Adrianna Schenck, Front Desk Manager at (845) 338-7140.