Some of us are blessed with good health, some of us are not. Some of us are fortunate to have healthy families and some of us are faced with the care of family members who have health issues. As we celebrate Older American's Month in May, we realize
Commitment to Quality
St. Joseph’s is committed to providing our patients the highest quality care in a safe and healing environment. As the only CNY hospital to earn Magnet recognition for nursing excellence, a nationally recognized benchmark to measure patient care quality and patient safety, St. Joseph’s was one of the first 30 hospitals in the nation to achieve ISO 90001 certification for its quality management program. St. Joseph’s is advancing the health of the communities we serve through an expanding range of services to ensure our patients achieve optimum health.
"Home Care nurses are extremely marketable because they end up with so many different skills," said Maryann Garafalo, RN, manager. "The diversity of services a home care nurse provides allows him or her to practice just about any type of health care
Before there was a St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center there was a mission - a set of guiding principles -- upon which the institution would be built and operated. That was in 1869, and although the changes in health care between now and then would h