The Butch Anderson Cardiopulmonary Center offers a unique experience for residents who are recovering from a cardiopulmonary event. We offer the latest in medical, nursing, and therapeutic technology and focus on activities of living such as walking, dressing, assistive eating, and communication. ​

Our innovative Cardiopulmonary services include:

  • Dedicated Interdisciplinary Cardiopulmonary Team
  • Medical and professional nursing staff trained on
    • Cardiac Assist Device LVAD | Non-Suction Chest Tubes
    • Life Vest | Pleurex Catheter
  • Respiratory Therapy Services
  • High-tech Cardiopulmonary specific equipment
  • Specialized Cardiopulmonary Trained Nurses, CNAs, & Support Staff
  • All day therapy as tolerated
  • 1 on 1 Nutritional Assessment and Counseling
  • 24 hour dedicated RN Staffed Unit
  • 24 hour Physician Services
  • Daily Exercise Group
  • Daily Nursing Rehab
  • Daily Support Group
  • Specialized Discharge Planning with access to Community Resources
  • Post Discharge follow-up

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Born and raised in Dutchess County, Adrian “Butch” Anderson has been actively serving his community since 1970, when he was appointed Deputy Sheriff with the Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office. Throughout his long and illustrious career, Butch has remained true to his roots as a vital member of his native Pawling and the greater Dutchess County community.

In addition to serving 8 years as the Mayor of Pawling, Butch sits on many local Boards of Directors and has received countless awards from organizations across Dutchess County. Elected as the Chief Law Enforcement Officer for Dutchess County in 1999, Butch has risen to prominence as one of the leading law enforcement officials in the U.S.

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