UticaOD: Healthcare Headlines & Hospital News


September 6, 2017 - Poccia hoping to return to No Hospital Downtown line

September 6, 2017 - Zecca: Palmieri should be recalled from office

September 5, 2017 - New life envisioned for former GE site

September 5, 2017 - COLUMN: Tonight’s Utica Common Council agenda

September 3, 2017 - Community Foundation committed to new hospital

August 31, 2017 - No Hospital Downtown candidates taken off ballot

August 30, 2017 - Palmieri chastises Congressional candidate over hospital

August 30, 2017 - Health system displays mock-up of new hospital ER

August 25, 2017 - OUR VIEW: Agreement on parking garage a positive step for hospital

August 21, 2017 - Garage agreement likely; downtown hospital probable

August 21, 2017 - Poccia submits petitions for No Hospital Downtown line

August 20, 2017 - GUEST VIEW: Community Foundation will step up and lead

August 15, 2017 - OUR VIEW: Downtown hospital needs transfusion

August 15, 2017 - COLUMN: Tonight’s Utica Common Council agenda

August 13, 2017 - City of Utica workers collect signatures on petitions

August 11, 2017 - Hospital meeting: 'Illegal'? 'Inappropriate'?

August 10, 2017 - County says it will pay 60% of Utica parking garage cost

July 25, 2017 - Warning to city: No garage, no new hospital

July 2, 2017 - OUR VIEW: Now MVHS must make its case for new hospital

June 27, 2017 - Events raise questions about logic of downtown hospital

June 23, 2017 - Events to question downtown hospital

May 27, 2017 - Will hospital impact Utica police station

May 7, 2017 - Utica Common Council president weighs in on casino, downtown hospital

April 21, 2017 - Utica parking lot ready for development

April 4, 2017 - $300M for new hospital approved

February 21, 2017 - Mohawk Medical Office to close for now

February 9, 2017 - EDGE, council meet to discuss Utica projects

February 8, 2017 - Hospitals worried about finances of health care repeal

February 5, 2017 - Community groups neutral on downtown hospital

January 27, 2017 - Architects talk about designing hospital for Utica's future

January 23, 2017 - MVHS names facilities management director

January 20, 2017 - Health system, Masonic lab looking to team up

January 17, 2017 - YOUR VIEWS: Letters to the editor

January 17, 2017 - OUR VIEW: Keep hospital process moving forward

January 10, 2017 - RECAP: MVHS holds second forum on downtown hospital

January 10, 2017 - Perra discusses traffic concerns with downtown hospital

January 10, 2017 - Many questions raised at Utica hospital forums

January 10, 2017 - OUR VIEW: Attend hospital forum today

January 10, 2017 - Firefighters, lawmakers to meet in Deerfield

January 9, 2017 - Architects, construction manager named for MVHS hospital project

January 3, 2017 - Community forum next week to discuss downtown hospital

December 29, 2016 - Year in review: Health news

December 28, 2016 - Can health system afford another $150M in debt?

December 28, 2016 - Wellness Center to become community-run business

December 23, 2016 - Utica hospitals facing Medicare penalties

December 10, 2016 - St. E's celebrates 150 years of healing

November 18, 2016 - Hospital activist group seeks answers; MVHS offers meetings

November 10, 2016 - Health system hires firm to get public input on downtown

November 9, 2016 - OUR VIEW: Proposed hospital plan still on critical list

November 3, 2016 - Downtown hospital price tag downsized

September 27, 2016 - OUR VIEW: Hospital answers needed

September 26, 2016 - NY doctor alleges psych patients abused for Medicaid fraud

September 20, 2016 - Downtown hospital still short on funds, but moving forward

September 18, 2016 - Mohawk Valley Health System still operating at a loss

September 17, 2016 - Area doctor using technological Band-Aid to ease specialist care path

September 4, 2016 - Do nurses unions improve the quality of care?

August 22, 2016 - Are historic buildings in downtown hospital site worth saving?

August 19, 2016 - OUR VIEW: City, MVHS need to get their act together

August 18, 2016 - OUR VIEW: Be transparent on hospital

August 15, 2016 - Communication breakdown? City, health system at odds

August 15, 2016 - Businesses affected by hospital plans face uncertainty

August 11, 2016 - State causes delay to new hospital planning

August 10, 2016 - St. Elizabeth nurses may strike

August 8, 2016 - Health system to appraise downtown site

August 4, 2016 - Hospital ratings cause uproar

August 3, 2016 - Full statements from local hospitals

July 27, 2016 - Inmate patient attempts to escape from Marcy psych center

July 4, 2016 - Panel: Focus on downtown, codes, infrastructure

June 30, 2016 - New urgent care opening on Genesee Street

June 26, 2016 - OUR VIEW: Hospital needs to make changes

June 21, 2016 - Hospital officials defend emergency department

June 21, 2016 - Child care in St. Luke's ER called 'dangerous'

June 5, 2016 - OUR VIEW: Region must think about medical care

June 3, 2016 - Your Bargain Grocer surprised it could be consumed by new hospital

June 2, 2016 - Utica council hears from MVHS about downtown hospital

June 1, 2016 - Oneida Healthcare & Bassett forming partnership

May 26, 2016 - Legislation would extend authority of hospital security officers

May 26, 2016 - Private pediatricians pull out of health system, ER coverage

May 23, 2016 - Primary care physicians in short supply locally, nationally

May 23, 2016 - Bumbolo lawsuit claims negligence on numerous parties

May 18, 2016 - MVHS to begin appraisals for downtown hospital properties

May 16, 2016 - Consolidation a prescription for progress at MVHS

April 18, 2016 - Will new hospital force Utica police to move?

April 13, 2016 - Next step for new hospital: Find another $98 million funding source

April 8, 2016 - OUR VIEW: Cooperation key on relocating downtown businesses

April 6, 2016 - E. Utica site may be new home for businesses if ousted by hospital

April 5, 2016 - OUR VIEW: Public snubbed on hospital

April 5, 2016 - Many questions, few answers about new Utica hospital

April 1, 2016 - State budget deal contains hospital funding

March 22, 2016 - UPDATED: Rome Memorial, St. Joseph's to affiliate

March 15, 2016 - OUR VIEW: Governor should keep commitment, OK hospital funding

March 11, 2016 - $300M for new area hospital back in state budget

March 6, 2016 - OUR VIEW: Find hospital plan's 'missing pieces'

February 28, 2016 - GUEST VIEW: New hospital would be part of ongoing growth

February 24, 2016 - Hospital plan brings hope, concerns

February 24, 2016 - Construction flourishing amid rampant development

February 24, 2016 - Missing pieces' holding up Utica hospital funding?

February 17, 2016 - No money for local hospital in Cuomo budget changes

February 7, 2016 - Clock ticking on Utica hospital funding

January 24, 2016 - OUR VIEW: Hospital needs more than a Band-aid

January 21, 2016 - Mayor: Hospital issues won't affect Hotel Utica sale

January 20, 2016 - State pulling plug on new hospital?

January 20, 2016 - Officials: Governor committed to new hospital; source of funds unknown

January 19, 2016 - Smaller hospitals not fearful of possible Utica health center

January 10, 2016 - Weighing the impact of a downtown hospital

January 8, 2016 - Views on city and downtown hospitals from across upstate

December 17, 2015 - OUR VIEW: Do the homework on hospital

December 15, 2015 - Money crunch puts downtown hospital in doubt

December 10, 2015 - GUEST VIEW: One downtown hospital best for all

December 6, 2015 - OUR VIEW: Hospital can fit in new downtown Utica; transparency needed

November 30, 2015 - Proposed hospital cure or catastrophe for downtown?

November 29, 2015 - Business owners have many questions, few answers about hospital proposal

November 29, 2015 - The new hospital plan

November 29, 2015 - Proposed hospital site 'bustling' with activity during its heydey

November 22, 2015 - Region still struggling to care for mentally ill after closure of psych center

November 7, 2015 - St. Luke's changes psych procedures in ER

November 5, 2015 - College won't annex St. Luke's if new hospital built in Utica

October 18, 2015 - Problems in ER when Bumbolo was there

October 11, 2015 - The path to a new hospital: How did we get here?

October 4, 2015 - GUEST VIEW: MVHS board welcomes public discussion of hospital proposal

October 4, 2015 - Q&A regarding proposed new hospital for Utica

September 29, 2015 - Hospital proposal has vocal opponents; taxes, development among group's concerns

September 29, 2015 - More businesses opening, expanding downtown

September 28, 2015 - Empty Utica buildings 'hold considerable potential'

September 27, 2015 - GUEST VIEW: New hospital must be a community project

September 27, 2015 - OUR VIEW: Leaders must build community confidence in plan for new hospital

September 25, 2015 - Small group opposed to a downtown hospital meets in Utica

September 23, 2015 - Pros and cons: Local residents react to downtown hospital proposal

September 22, 2015 - Downtown first choice for new hospital

September 22, 2015 - If hospital is built, downtown could be busy again

September 22, 2015 - Downtown hospital would affect businesses, traffic, infrastructure

August 27, 2015 - Oneidas, Bassett announce two clinics opening in Oneida

August 20, 2015 - Rome Hospital CEO resigns due to personal reasons

August 20, 2015 - Methadone treatment for opioid addiction coming to Utica

August 2, 2015 - Attacks on staff at Marcy psych center raising concerns

July 28, 2015 - New surgery center opens in Westmoreland

July 11, 2015 - Downtown Utica suggested for new hospital site

June 20, 2015 - Foundations of Our History: Utica stalwart Old Main begins rebirth

June 7, 2015 - Middletown hospital may provide preview of new local hospital

June 6, 2015 - PART II: Path to new hospital filled with details, surprises

June 4, 2015 - Local hospitals consolidate services; 48 to be laid off

May 31, 2015 - Support workers at Faxton St. Luke's Healthcare vote to unionize

May 17, 2015 - OUR VIEW: Utica progress made, now address eyesores

April 9, 2015 - Catholic vs. secular: How new local hospital will affect separation unknown

February 22, 2015 - $300M would put new hospital closer to reality

January 7, 2015 - Utica man charged after 3 family members found dead

December 14, 2014 - OUR VIEW: New hospital idea worth closer look

December 7, 2014 - New hospital creation not a pipe dream

November 19, 2014 - Mohawk Valley Health CEO: New hospital 'worth exploring'

October 21, 2014 - Mohawk prison expands medical facility

August 9, 2014 - Central NY patients to have options with new surgery centers

April 24, 2014 - Attacks at CNY psych facility rarely prosecuted

April 8, 2014 - Doctor's wrongful death case returns to court

April 8, 2014 - Bassett to close psychiatric unit

March 28, 2014 - Faxton St. Luke's responds to Consumer Reports' low ranking of facility

March 27, 2014 - New ambulance equipment will send EKG results straight to ER

December 26, 2013 - Affiliation would mean changes ahead

December 26, 2013 - Hospital affiliation comes with stipulations

December 13, 2013 - Faxton St. Luke’s, St. Elizabeth clear one hurdle, face another

November 16, 2013 - Area hospitals see increase in infants born dependent on drugs

May 2, 2013 - Faxton-St. Luke's among highest rate of C-sections upstate

March 4, 2013 - $1.25 million awarded in St. Elizabeth malpractice case

February 2, 2013 - MVCC takes over hospitals' radiology programs

September 4, 2012 - Hospitals weigh pros, cons of altering visiting hours

August 13, 2012 - 2 area hospitals employ laborists to help with obstetrics

June 12, 2012 - 2 local nurses charged with using fraud to obtain drugs

April 11, 2012 - Local hospitals team up to address doctor shortage

February 26, 2012 - When secular, Catholic hospitals merge, questions are raised

December 26, 2010 - Rome Memorial Hospital looks to the future with new CEO

July 20, 2010 - Scholefield interim chief at St. Elizabeth Medical Center

October 27, 2009 - So far, so good on new hospital restrictions

March 20, 2009 - St. Elizabeth to open urgent care facility

May 20, 2008 - Hospital beefs up security for babies

October 30, 2007 - Corning Hospital zeroes in on interim chief



No Studies, No Reports, thus we remain #NoHospitalDowntown