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Dr. Judith Stavis and Dr. Helen Hostin, Formerly of Comprehensive Obstetrics and Gynecology Join Crystal Run Healthcare


For more information, contact: Mark Trocino | 845.615.6832 |


Pomona and Nyack, N.Y. – May 6, 2015 – Crystal Run Healthcare is pleased to announce that Judith A. Stavis, MD and Helen Hostin, MD, both formally of Comprehensive Obstetrics and Gynecology, have joined its multi-specialty group medical practice. Drs. Stavis and Hostin have been providing the residents of Pomona and Nyack and surrounding areas with high-quality, obstetrics and gynecological (OBGYN) care for many years. They join Crystal Run along with Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM), Tara Scaglione, allowing them to offer their patients the ease and convenience of Crystal Run’s comprehensive, coordinated model of care.

Dr. Judith Stavis, Dr. Helen Hostin and Tara Scaglione, CNM will continue to see patients in their offices located at 26 Firemans Memorial Drive, Suite 120 in Pomona and at 160 North Midland Avenue in Nyack. The phone number will also remain the same, 845-362-5900 and can be used to schedule appointments with any provider. Drs. Stavis and Hostin join Crystal Run’s already establish OBGYN and Women’s Health division that have several offices in Orange and Sullivan Counties.

“We are happy that Drs. Stavis and Hostin have chosen to join Crystal Run Healthcare as we continue to grow and offer the residents of Rockalnd County more access to high-quality, coordinated care. We welcome their patients and look forward to working together to best serve our community,” said Michelle A. Koury, MD, Chief Operating Officer of Crystal Run Healthcare.

Judith A. Stavis, MD, is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology. She received her Medical Degree from Cornell University Medical College in New York, NY and completed her Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Oregon in Eugene, OR. She is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

Helen Hostin, MD, is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology. She received her Medical Degree from New York University School of Medicine in New York, NY and completed her Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the New York Medical College/Metropolitan Hospital Center in New York, NY. She is a member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

Tara Scaglione, CNM, is board a certified Midwife. She received her Master of Science in Nursing and Certified Nurse Midwife Degree from Columbia University in New York, NY. She is a member of the American College of Nurse Midwives and American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

About Crystal Run Healthcare: Crystal Run Healthcare is a premier multispecialty group practice with over 300 providers in over 40 medical specialties and more than 30 practice locations in the Hudson Valley and lower Catskill region. Crystal Run has a strong commitment to primary care, employing an outstanding group of physicians in the specialties of Internal Medicine, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Family Practice, Geriatrics and Pediatrics. The practice also includes unsurpassed sub-specialists in a wide variety of medical and surgical specialties and sub-specialties. In addition to accreditation by The Joint Commission, Crystal Run is designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as a Level 3 Patient Centered-Medical Home. The practice is among the first 27 health care organizations in the nation to participate as an Accountable Care Organization (ACO) in the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP). Crystal Run Healthcare achieved NCQA Level 2 ACO Accreditation in 2012, becoming the first health care organization to be so designated in New York State and among the first six in the United States. Leveraging its ACO experience, Crystal Run has entered into value-based care/shared savings arrangements with numerous commercial payers and a Medicaid Managed Care organization. As a result, contracts which reward Crystal Run for health outcomes now cover approximately 50 percent of the group’s attributed primary care patients. Crystal Run has demonstrated its ability to manage population health, improving quality while simultaneously lowering per capita cost for the patients it serves. Crystal Run Healthcare and Mount Sinai Health System have recently announced the established the Mount Sinai-Crystal Run Alliance for Healthcare Transformation, a groundbreaking partnership in which the participants will share and implement best practices, invest and share financial and intellectual resources, strengthen provider networks, and employ innovative approaches to the creation of health care value—all in furtherance of the “Triple Aim” of Better Care, Better Health, and Lower Cost. For more information about Crystal Run Healthcare visit, and follow us on TwitterLinkedIn and Facebook or call 845.703.6999.