Health and Healthcare in Gloversville, NYHealthcare comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Gloversville residents have access to 21 acute care hospitals within 60 miles. The ratio of residents to primary care physicians is 325:1 compared to the 598:1 national ratio. Gloversville residents are part of Fulton County, which ranks 56th for health outcomes and 50th for health factors in the State of New York. Additionally, residents spend 11.5% less than the national average on health care-related goods and services.
Health Outcomes Ranking56th in New York out of 62 counties
Health Factors Rank50th in New York out of 62 counties
Health Behaviors Rank26th in New York out of 62 counties
Hospitals in Gloversville, NY21 hospitals within 60 miles
of Gloversville, NY 742:1 population to hospital ratio
Doctors in Gloversville, NY48 doctors within city limits
of Gloversville, NY 325:1 population to primary care ratio
When the need for medical care arises, residents of Fulton County turn to Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, which has been serving the community since 1894. Located in Gloversville, Nathan Littauer is a full-service, 74-bed acute care hospital with an adjacent 84-bed skilled nursing home.
Northern New York offers a new level of spine care with the addition of orthopedic surgeon Jian Shen to the staffs of two area hospitals. Dr. Shen moved to the area in July 2011 and joined the medical practice of Dr. Russell Cecil and Dr. Gerald Ortiz at Nathan Littauer Hospital’s Johnstown Surgery Center in Gloversville as well at St. Mary's Healthcare in Amsterdam. Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
When the need for medical care arises, residents of Fulton and Montgomery County have long had two excellent places to turn. Nathan Littauer Hospital & Family of Health Services has been serving Gloversville and St. Mary’s Healthcare has been caring for residents of the Amsterdam area well over a century. Nathan Littauer Hospital & Family of Health Services
Health care can take on many meanings beyond just hospitals or general practitioners' offices, and residents in the Fulton-Montgomery Region are fortunate to have many additional services to meet their health and wellness needs. Here are three examples: Mountain Valley Hospice