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.
December 10, 2019
Samaritan Opens New Women’s Wellness and Breast Care Location
Samaritan Medical Center (SMC) has opened its new Women’s Wellness and Breast Care location as of Monday, November 25. An official ribbon cutting and open house event was held November 13 to introduce it to the community and highlight the…
November 27, 2019
North Country Festival of Trees Ramps Up for Holiday Season
The 2019 holiday season kicks off with the much-anticipated annual North Country Festival of Trees, which runs December 5-8th at the Dulles State Office Building. A weekend of fun, family-oriented activities is planned. A North Country Festival of Trees benefits…
November 25, 2019
Samaritan Announces Fully Accredited Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support (DSMES) Program
Samaritan Medical Center is pleased to announce the accreditation of its Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support (DSMES) Program through the American Academy of Diabetes Educators as of late October. This educational program outlines support needed to implement and sustain the…
Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Holiday Luncheon
Savory Downtown, 300 Washington St., Watertown, NY
A luncheon for past and current cardiopulmonary rehabilitation patients to reconnect around the holidays. Cost is $16.50 per person. Please mail your payment to: Samaritan Medical Center Foundation Office, ATTN: Santina Baker, 830 Washington Street, Watertown, NY 13601. Please RSVP…
Breastfeeding Basics/Caring for New Families
Samaritan Conference Room 2B
Breastfeeding Basics Everyone needs help and support as a new breastfeeding parent! Learn about breastfeeding before your baby is born. The class is taught by a Registered Nurse and certified breastfeeding specialist. Learn about: Holding your baby skin-to-skin right after…
Brain Injury Support Group
Adult Day Health Care Room, Samaritan Keep Home, 133 Pratt Street, Watertown
January 8th Class – Topic: “What I Wish I Had Known: Perspectives from Brain Injury Survivors” – No guest speaker A properly working brain sustains life. It keeps our heart beating and helps us walk, talk, breathe, eat, remember, and…