At St. Joseph’s you will find services for women and their family that focus on quality and safety. Our focus continues with well women services offering obstetrics and gynecology services.
Our Healthcare Team
Our staff consists of board certified physicians, nurse practitioners, nurse midwives, nurses and support staff. A social worker and nutritionist are also available in the office.
Office Hours and Appointments
8 am – 4:30 pm Monday – Friday. Please call in advance. To better care for patients we ask that you either keep your appointment or call in advance to reschedule. The telephone number for OB/GYN is 315-703-5200. Please call this number to schedule an appointment or if you have questions regarding other services for your care.
To Cancel an Appointment
To cancel your appointment please call 315-703-5200 at least 24 hours in advance. This will allow us to see other patients who need medical attention during that time. You are expected to keep your scheduled appointment. Notify us of any problems in keeping your appointments.
If you have a life-threatening emergency, go to the nearest emergency department. Identify yourself as a St. Joseph’s Hospital OB/GYN patient. If your medical problem is not life threatening but requires care call the office at 315-703-5200. When the office is closed your call will be forwarded to the on call answering service. A physician is on call 24 hours a day.
Prescriptions or Medication Refills
Please request routine prescriptions or refills when you have a visit with your doctor. If you do not have a scheduled doctor’s visit, please call your pharmacy or the office three to five days in advance of when you r prescription will run out. You will need:
· The name of your prescription
· The does
· How often you take it
· The number of pills you have left
· The name and the phone number of your pharmacy
· Your doctor’s name
If you need to be hospitalized, you will be admitted to St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center.
Address or Telephone Number Changes
If you change your address or telephone number, notify our office secretary or registrant so that this information may be added to your record to keep it current.
Payment for Our Services
We accept Medicare, Medicaid and most insurance. Your participating insurance will be billed for services rendered. Co-pays are due at the time of service. If you have no insurance or need assistance with payment, a hospital representative will help you.
New York State Department of Health HIV Primary Care Medicaid Program
St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center participates in the New York State Department of Health HIV Primary Care Medicaid Program in order to reach out to patients to facilitate early treatment options. For more information please call (315) 448-5480.
St. Joseph’s has a new electronic medical record, EPIC, that offers a patient portal called MyStJosephs. MyStJosephs offers patients the opportunity to communicate with providers, update their health information, and receive health reminders for upcoming recommended appointments and tests. Patients can also make online bill payments as well as review recent lab results, anytime from work, home, office, or on the road. www.mystjosephs.sjhsyr.org