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.
June 19, 2019
Ameritas® Awards Grant to Samaritan’s Walker Center for Cancer Care
The Samaritan Medical Center Foundation of Northern New York is pleased to announce a donation to the Walker Center for Cancer Care from Ameritas® through Watertown native, Kim G. Allen, managing partner of United Professional Advisors, LLC and co-founder of…
June 6, 2019
SMC Hosting Certified Lactation Course in July
Join us as we host a nationally accredited trainer to our region and educate interested community members in becoming a Certified Lactation Counselor. This certification is highly sought after and important to many healthcare agencies across New York State, as…
May 28, 2019
Nurse Practitioner Scholarships Applications Available
Watertown, New York — Applications are now being accepted for the 2nd Annual Susan Peters Nursing Scholarship. A retired nurse from Samaritan Medical Center has established a scholarship through the Samaritan Medical Center Foundation for Registered Nurses (RNs) looking to…
Brain Injury Support Group
Samaritan Medical Center Carman Conference Room (1st floor, across from cafeteria)
July 3rd Class – Nutrition for Optimal Brain Health with Guest Speaker, Marissa Chisolm 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…
Certified Lactation Consultant Class
Samaritan Medical Center Conference Rooms 2A & 2B
See complete details and registration information for this class here. Samaritan Medical Center will be hosting a Certified Lactation Consultant class from July 22-26, 2019. Classes will be held from 8:15am – 4:30pm in SMC Confefence Rooms 2A & 2B…
Carman Conference Room at Samaritan Medical Center
If you are scheduled for or considering knee or hip replacement surgery, you are invited to attend Samaritan’s JOINT CAMP! Members of Samaritan’s Surgical, Nursing, Physical & Occupational Therapy Team and North Country Orthopeadics Group providers will present the information…