The fellowship-trained surgeons at SUNY Upstate Medical University’s Cancer Center perform advanced procedures, offer clinical trials and embrace unparalleled cooperation with their colleagues. Their care for each patient as a whole person sets the program apart.
VNA Homecare and its five affiliated entities are now Nascentia Health — a unified healthcare system building on the rich history of its predecessors by providing holistic, in-home care to a larger area of central and upstate New York.
The new Crouse Health Pomeroy Emergency Services Department opened its doors on July 18. Here, visitors experience prompt attention at an advanced facility where the patient-centered design mirrors the thoughtful approach to care embraced by the department’s medical team and support staff.
St. Joseph’s Health offers a comprehensive range of health services — from home-based and community-focused programs to well-established hospital and primary care programs — to track patient progress and secure better outcomes through a continuum of care.
Twenty years after first providing extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) to premature and critically ill infants, Crouse Health has developed an adult ECMO program that boasts a combined respiratory and cardiac mortality rate better than the national average.
No matter what maternal or fetal complications may arise during pregnancy, labor or delivery, the Kienzle Family Maternity Center at Crouse Health has the technology, infrastructure and expertise to provide expedient, high-level, compassionate care.
As the New York State Legislature heads into the month of March, both the State Senate and the State Assembly face the mandated deadline of April 1 to pass a state budget for the 2017–2018 fiscal year, which begins on that date.
Guided by a clear vision of the type of high-quality, around-the-clock cardiology services its founders wanted to provide, The Heart Group of Syracuse is the only heart practice in the area with three strategic office locations across Central New York and physicians with privileges at all major Syracuse hospitals.
Equipped with the latest technology and a devoted, multidisciplinary team, the Dr. Hadley J. Falk Breast Health Center at Crouse Hospital offers state-of-the-art services to ensure women who are diagnosed with breast cancer can navigate comfortably from testing to treatment.
A very hot topic today is telemedicine. This has been brought about in no small part by the New York insurance parity laws that became effective on Jan. 1, 2016, whereby payors now had to pay for a service delivered by telemedicine in the same manner the payor would have paid for that service if performed in a face-to-face encounter.
When the 2017 session of the New York State Legislature opens in early January, those who carefully follow action or inaction in Albany will be waiting to learn what Governor Andrew Cuomo will include in his State of the State Address and proposed state budget. The annual battle of the budget will be the major focus of state legislators and others for the next three months.