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.
November 29, 2023
Samaritan Medical Center (Hospital) Returns to Facemasks-Required
There is an uptick in COVID positivity cases at the hospital among inpatients and emergency department patients, as well in the community overall. Following our Infection Prevention source control policy, Samaritan Medical Center (the hospital), including the Walker Center for…
November 29, 2023
Local Families To Benefit From 23rd Annual Children’s Miracle Network Radiothon
Watertown, NY – The 23rd Annual Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) Radiothon was held November 1-3, 2023 and raised over $120,000 to help children throughout the North Country. Each year, Community Broadcasters’ stations The Border 106.7 and 94 Rock fill the…
November 28, 2023
Samaritan Receives Jefferson County Nonprofit COVID Recovery Grant
Watertown, NY – In October, Samaritan Medical Center received an award notification for $150,000 from the Jefferson County Nonprofit COVID Recovery Program stewarded by the Northern New York Community Foundation. The program was made possible through $1 million in funding…
Festival of Trees: Gingerbread House Event
Salmon Run Mall, Watertown, NY – Former BonTon
Enjoy this traditional North Country event with your family. Our community members and local organizations and businesses decorate themed Christmas trees. For the kids, the “Build a Gingerbread House” event is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. See the details…
Brain Injury Support Group
Samaritan Medical Center, 830 Washington St, Watertown, NY. 2nd Floor, Conference Room 2C
Samaritan Medical Center is pleased to offer a monthly Brain Injury Support Group for survivors of sudden brain injuries and their families and caregivers. This group provides social support for those recovering from a stroke, traumatic brain injury, brain tumor,…