Ellis earns "Top Performer" Recognition
In a newly released report, Ellis Hospital is one of 1,224 hospitals in the United States recognized as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in the United States. [more]
Your Doctor Is In, Malta
Ellis Primary Care in Malta is now open. Located at 2537 Route 9, Suite 203 in Malta, Drs. Jennifer Keefer and Ken Schwartz and physician’s assistant Amy Hettrich provide comprehensive care for patients of all ages. New appointments are being accepted. [more]
Lung Cancer Screening Program
Lung cancer accounts for more deaths than any other cancer in both men and women. Early screening and diagnosis is essential to treatment and survival. Ellis' new Lung Cancer Screening programs uses low dose CT exams and electromagnetic navigation bronchoscopy to detect lung cancer earlier, producing greater treatment outcomes for patients.
QuickCare Now Open in Latham and Malta
The Capital Region now has a new option for convenient, walk-in healthcare. Ellis Medicine providers will treat patients with common illnesses at QuickCare at the Price Choppers in Latham and Malta. [more]
EHC ED Transition
Effective December 3, 2014, emergency services will no longer be offered at the Ellis Health Center (McClellan Street). All emergency services in Schenectady will be provided at Ellis Hospital on Nott Street.
Thanksgiving Day | November 27
Before you enjoy your Thanksgiving dinner, lace up your sneakers for the annual Cardiac Classic in Schenectady’s Central Park. The 5K Road Race, Wellness Walk, and Fun Run draw more than 1,800 runners and walkers to support Ellis Medicine's Wright Heart Center. Registration is now open.
Blood Draw Labs
Expanded River Road Draw Station
Ellis Medicine offers several outpatient Blood Draw Stations throughout the Capital Region. Visit the newly renovated and expanded Blood Draw Lab at 2123 River Road in Niskayuna. Find a location near you.