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ACH’s New Home for Women’s Health

The following article was written by Thomas Crocker and recently published in MDNews.  Anchored by OB/GYN services with a reputation for excellence, the Women’s Health Center at Auburn Community Hospital is fast becoming a comprehensive destination for women’s health that encompasses more than maternity services and gynecologic surgery. Established earlier this year, the Women’s Health […]

Telehealth in Auburn: Doctors go digital, local company helps connect them

  The need for social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic has made people second-guess even their most important face-to-face interactions. That includes going to the doctor’s office. But technology has allowed people to make the trip digitally instead. Through telehealth, doctors are able to see patients in a manner similar to a FaceTime or Skype […]

Visitation Updates Coming Soon

Although our restricted visitation policy is still in effect until further notice, Auburn Community Hospital is eager to allow patients to have visitors while in the hospital. Plans are underway to restore limited visitation, with stringent safety precautions in place to protect our patients and staff as more people enter the hospital. We have received […]

Berlucchi: ACH taking all precautions in resuming elective surgeries

Auburn Community Hospital (ACH) will resume elective surgeries and medical procedures for patients this week. This decision was made as soon as the NYS Department of Health approved our plan to resume elective procedures. It was also made in careful and deliberate consultation with our physicians, infectious disease experts, our medical director, and surgeons. Given […]

Auburn hospital adding beds, eyes more equipment as COVID-19 outbreak worsens

  Auburn Community Hospital is one of many medical facilities in New York preparing for an influx of patients if, as projections suggest, the state’s coronavirus outbreak peaks within the next few weeks. Gov. Andrew Cuomo directed hospitals to increase the number of beds by at least 50%. Beyond the order, he’s encouraging them to […]

Auburn hospital to restrict visitors amid coronavirus pandemic

  No visitors allowed except one (1) support person for: 1. Labor and Delivery 2. Pediatric Patient 3. Patient with intellectual and/or developmental disability, cognitive impairment (such as dementia) medically necessary support person 4. Imminent end-of-life situations. (Per NYSDOH Guidance Health Advisory) 4/10/2020