Albany Medical Center
Northeastern New York's Only Academic Medical Center
Albany Medical Center is the centerpiece of medicine, research and medical education and one of the area's largest private employers. We are like no other health care provider in our region, providing our community with the highest level of patient care across disciplines, while receiving regional, national and international recognition for high standards in patient care, education and biomedical research.
The anchor of the Albany Med Health System, Albany Medical Center has a 766-bed hospital, which offers the widest range of medical and surgical services in the region, and Albany Medical College, which trains the next generation of doctors, scientists and other health care professionals, and which includes a biomedical research enterprise and the region’s largest physician practice with more than 500 doctors.
Read the 2021 Albany Medical Center Annual Report (PDF)
Our Service Area
As the only academic medical center within a 150-mile radius, we are committed to patient care, medical education, and biomedical research, ensuring access to medical and technological innovations for the region's three million people.
A comprehensive Community Health Needs Assessment and Implementation Strategy was conducted with partner organizations, under the direction and guidance of the Healthy Capital District Initiative (HCDI).
We invite you to read our Community Health Needs Assessment and Implementation Strategy which highlights collaborative efforts and initiatives among local hospitals, local health departments, and other organizations in our 3-year plan to improve the health of our community.
Albany Medical Center Community Service Reports
2022 Community Health Needs Assessment (PDF)
2022-2024 Community Service Plan (PDF)
Albany Medical Center Leadership
Dennis P. McKenna, MD ’92 | President and Chief Executive Officer
Frances Spreer Albert | Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, and Chief Financial Officer
Alan Boulos, MD ’94 | Executive Vice President and Dean of Albany Medical College
Matthew Jones | Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Peter G. Paige, MD | Executive Vice President and Hospital General Director
Victor Becker, MD | Senior Vice President and Chief Health Informatics Officer
Graig R. Eastin | Senior Vice President for Institutional Advancement
Noel Hogan | Senior Vice President for Corporate Compliance
Kristopher Kusche | Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
John DePaola | President, Albany Med Physicians Group
Maryalice Cullen, RN | Interim Chief Nursing Officer
Get care for your condition. We provide the highest level of patient care for virtually every need.
What you need to know about bill paying, financial assistance, and more can be found on our Financial Pages.
Information for Employees
Information on benefits, wellness, and more can be found at Employee Resources.
Our Commitment to Diversity
The Albany Med Health System is committed to promoting and advancing the value and strength of people from all communities. Our goal is to bring our communities together to ensure that the System is a place where eliminating disparities and inequities is integral to the health and wellbeing of all.
By reflecting the communities we serve, equity and inclusion will be embedded into our everyday practices. We are committed to creating an environment where systems of inequity are addressed and where diversity is celebrated and valued.