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Albany Medical Center

Albany Medical CenterAlbany Med, northeastern New York's only academic medical center, is one of the largest private employers in the Capital Region. It incorporates the 766-bed Albany Medical Center Hospital, which offers the widest range of medical and surgical services in the region, and Albany Medical College, which trains the next generation of doctors, scientists, and other healthcare professionals. It also includes the region's largest physicians' practice with 500 doctors. Albany Med works with dozens of community partners to improve the region's health and quality of life. It traces its roots to 1849. The President and Chief Executive Officer is Dennis P. McKenna, MD.

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Albany Medical College

Albany Medical CollegeAlbany Medical College is one of the nation's oldest private medical schools, founded in 1839. Each year it confers the doctoral degree in medicine, Master of Science degree in Nurse Anesthesiology, Master of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies, and Master of Science and doctoral degrees in biomedical sciences and bioethics. They have 2,000 staff, including biomedical scientists in four interdisciplinary research centers, and more than 500 faculty physicians, Nearly 840 medical and graduate students are enrolled in the College, which graduates more than 200 annually. The Dean of the College is Alan Boulos, MD. 

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Columbia Memorial Health

Columbia Memorial HealthColumbia Memorial Health has served the Hudson Valley since 1893. Comprised of a 192-bed acute care hospital in Hudson and more than 40 primary care specialty care centers throughout Columbia, Greene and Dutchess counties, Columbia Memorial Health provides services to more than 110,000 residents, with a focus on primary care, health education, and advanced surgery. The President and Chief Executive Officer is Dorothy Urschel.


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Glens Falls Hospital

Glens Falls HospitalGlens Falls Hospital serves patients across five counties in an area that spans 6,000 square miles of New York's Adirondack region. Founded in 1897, the main Glens Falls Hospital campus is home to the C.R. Wood Cancer Center, the Joyce Stock Snuggery Childbirth Center, the Breast Center, and the Wound Healing Center. Along with the main hospital, more than 20 regional facilities provide a vast array of specialized medical and surgical services, including coronary care, behavioral health care, rehabilitation, and wellness services. A not-for-profit organization, Glens Falls Hospital is the largest employer in the Adirondack region, with over 2,500 employees and a medical staff of more than 460 providers. The President and Chief Executive Officer is Paul Scimeca. 

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Saratoga Hospital

Saratoga HospitalSaratoga Hospital, founded in 1891, is the only acute care facility in Saratoga County and has maintained Magnet designation for nursing excellence since 2004. Its more than 450 physicians and other medical professionals provide care at more than 20 locations in a broad range of medical specialties, from urgent care to primary care to state-of-the-art imaging, pain management, diabetes care, and more. The President and Chief Executive Officer is Jill J. VanKuren. 


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Visiting Nurses

VNAThe Albany Med Health System Visiting Nurses is the region's second largest home health care agency with more than 400 nurses, rehab therapists, social workers, home health aides, personal care aides, and an additional 60 staff. Annually they service more than 3,750 patients in Albany, Columbia, Fulton, Greene, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren, and Washington counties. It was founded in 1880. The Chief Executive Officer is Samantha DiCicco, RN, MBA-HCM, BSN, BA. 

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