Samaritan Medical Center (Watertown, New York) is a 290-bed not-for-profit community medical center, offering a full spectrum of inpatient and outpatient healthcare services. From primary and emergency care to highly specialized medical and surgical services, such as cancer treatment, neonatal intensive care, behavioral health and addiction services, and imaging services, Samaritan Medical Center and its team of healthcare professionals proudly serves the medical needs of our civilian and military community. Quality, compassion and safety are basic principles by which exceptional care is delivered at Samaritan.
In addition to the inpatient and outpatient services available at the main hospital and numerous community clinics and satellite testing centers, Samaritan is recognized as the leader in serving the community’s long-term care needs. Samaritan Keep Home, a 272-bed long-term care facility, and Samaritan Summit Village, a 288-bed long-term care and assisted living facility, have established an exceptional reputation for caring for the senior population in northern New York.
Over 180 physicians in 45 different specialties work together with the 2,400+ employees at Samaritan Health to offer a full spectrum of diagnostic and treatment services for people of all ages. We invite you to explore Samaritan’s commitment to serving the healthcare needs of our civilian and military community, as well as our promise to you: to be here whenever and wherever you need us, and to do so with exceptional care and compassion that you and your family deserve.
February 20, 2020
Samaritan Medical Center Earns Blue Distinction® Center+ Designation for Quality and Cost-Efficiency in Knee and Hip Replacement Surgeries
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield has selected Samaritan Medical Center as a Blue Distinction Center+ for Knee and Hip Replacement, part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. Blue Distinction Centers are nationally designated healthcare facilities shown to deliver improved patient safety…
February 20, 2020
Excellus BCBS Awards Hospitals $29.3 Million for Quality Improvements
Utica, N.Y. – Thirty-six upstate New York hospitals and health centers last year earned $29.3 million in quality improvement payments from Excellus BlueCross BlueShield as part of the nonprofit health insurer’s Hospital Performance Incentive Program. Since 2005, Excellus BCBS’s program…
February 17, 2020
Newly Opened Samaritan Facility Earns Aubertine and Currier “Excellence in Construction and Craftsmanship” Award
The waiting area of Samaritan’s new Women’s Wellness and Breast Care. Aubertine and Currier Architects, Engineers & Land Surveyors recently received the Northern New York Builders Exchange 2019 Excellence in Construction & Craftsmanship Award for the Samaritan Medical Center Women’s…
Healthy Kitchens, Healthy Lives® Cooking Class
Adams Family Health Center, 10811 US Route 11, Adams, NY 13605
Learn about healthy and tasteful cooking at the Adams Family Health Center! February 26, 2020 Topic(s): Make a Better BreakfastHealthy Comfort Foods for Cold Winter Nights Join Joseph Wetterhahn, MD, Regina Wetterhahn, PA, and Teresa Intorcia, RD, CDE, for hands-on…
Brain Injury Support Group
Adult Day Health Care Room, Samaritan Keep Home, 133 Pratt Street, Watertown
March 4th Class – Topic: Survivor-Caregiver Swap – Shannon Keyes, MS, CCC-SLP A properly working brain sustains life. It keeps our heart beating and helps us walk, talk, breathe, eat, remember, and solve problems. Acute brain injuries involve sudden damage…
Prepared Childbirth Class
Samaritan Medical Center Conference Room 2nd Floor
What is labor exactly? How can I stay as comfortable as possible? Find out in this course designed to be taken near the seventh month of your pregnancy. Topics include: relaxation and pain control options for labor, how to stay…