Welcome to St. Joseph’s
Thank you for choosing St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center for your medical care. We know that health and healing are complex processes that involve the body, mind, heart and soul, as well as state-of-the art technology and facilities, top-ranked physicians and other dedicated health care professionals. Your needs as well as the needs of your family during your hospitalization are our top priority. We are committed to helping you get well and return home quickly. We want you to be informedabout your medical diagnosis and care. If you have any questions during your stay at St. Joseph’s, we encourage you to ask your health care providers.
About St. Joseph’s
St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center is a 431-bed hospital and health care system, which has served the Central New York community for nearly 145 years. Today the hospital has nearly 3,900 employees, more than 26,000 annual inpatient discharges and more than 606,000 outpatient encounters. Its annual operating budget is $525 million with approximately $22 million comprised of charity care, unreimbursed services and costs associated with community programs.
As a ministry sponsored by the Sisters of St. Francis, it maintains a strong mission of care to under served populations through the Family Medicine Center, Maternal Child Health Center, Westside Family Center and the Dental office. The Wellness Place reaches out to the general community to provide free education and health screenings.
In addition to providing general medical and surgical care, St. Joseph’s offers several specialty services, including hemodialysis, maternity services, a separate birth center, emergency care, intensive care, wound care, dental services, suicide prevention and certified home health care. St. Joseph’s operates several satellite facilities, including two ambulatory surgery centers, psychiatric services center, Regional Dialysis Center, neighborhood dialysis centers and a cardiopulmonary rehabilitation center. Winner of the National Research Corporation’s Consumer Choice Award for 10 of the last 11 years, St. Joseph’s is accredited by DNV Healthcare, Inc.