COOPERSTOWN — Bassett Medical Center has earned recognition from The Joint Commission’s Top Performers on Key Quality Measures program.Bassett was among 1,099 hospitals to meet or exceed The Joint Commission’s performance targets for 2012 out of more than 3,300 hospitals across the country that submit data, according to a news release.The award recognizes hospitals that use evidence-based clinical processes proven to be the best treatments, the release stated.
UTICA — Kyle and Brenda Merena donated two rocking chairs to the Level II Special Care Nursery in The Birthplace at Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare.
UTICA — Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare opened Genesee Urgent Care, previously known as Independent Physicians Urgent Care, at 1904 Genesee St. in Utica on Nov. 1.
UTICA — Dr. Prabhat Ahluwalia, a gynecologist with an office in New Hartford, had a vision of gynecologists using minimally invasive surgery, rather than traditional open surgery, to correct a gamut of conditions affecting women, from cancer to...
UTICA — The Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare Foundation’s annual Wine Tasting and Auction benefitting St. Luke’s Home took place on Oct. 5 at the Sadaquada Golf Club in Whitesboro.The event raised more than $58,000 for St. Luke’s Home.
UTICA — Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare’s Campaign For Quality celebrated its 12th anniversary on Oct. 17 and 18 with more than 425 physicians, health care workers, students and community members from across New York in attendance. The program at...
COOPERSTOWN — The Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons has granted three-year accreditation with gold level commendation to the Bassett Cancer Institute.
COOPERSTOWN — Proceeds from the 2013 Bassett New Year’s Eve Gala, “Queen of Hearts,” will benefit the Bassett Heart Care Institute.
HERKIMER — Depression is not a normal part of aging, according to the Herkimer County Office for the Aging.Depression is a medical condition that can be successfully treated, according to the OFA.
UTICA — Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award for the third year in a row.
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