As the only academic medical center within nearly 150 miles, Albany Med's service area encompasses twenty-five counties with a combined population of approximately 3 million residents, Albany Medical Center hosts some of the most advanced facilities available.
Following its commitment to the three-fold mission of excellence in patient care, biomedical research, and medical education, Albany Medical Center maintains a standard that is state-of-the-art and remains in continual upgrade. Albany Med is often among the first group of institutions in the region to explore and adopt new technologies and procedures as they emerge.
With nearly 7,000 staff members, Albany Medical Center is the regional referral center for a wide range of specialty services from trauma care and organ transplants to a variety of cardiovascular, vascular, neurosurgical and pediatric services. These services will only continue to grow in scope with the largest hospital expansion project in the history of northeastern New York , a 360 million dollar Patient Pavilion, now underway at Albany Med. The Patient Pavilion includes:
Albany Medical Center has also established numerous affiliations with neighboring healthcare providers to provide patient care and educate students, residents and fellows.