Albany Medical Center is one of the “Top 100” Stroke Hospitals in the U.S., is both TJC and New York State Department of Health certified stroke center, and serves as a major referral center of upstate New York and surrounding states such as Vermont and western Massachusetts. We have a 15 bed state-of-the-art stroke unit and dedicated Neurosciences Intensive Care Unit. Albany, the capital of New York, is a mid-size cosmopolitan city with small town and rural appeal offering high quality of life and easy access to New York City, Boston and Montreal.
Located at the heart of New York’s Capital Region, Albany is a culturally and environmentally diverse area that is home to nearly 1,000,000 residents. The 3 cities of the capital region–Albany, Schenectady, and Troy, and their suburbs offer a range of affordable, safe, and comfortable neighborhoods with quality schools and active community groups. Albany, the capital New York State, is home for the state University in Albany, the School of Public Health, Albany College of Pharmacy, Albany Law School, and multiple private colleges, and offers a wide variety of culturally events. It is within easy driving distance to New York City, Boston, and Montréal, as well as the Adirondack Mountains, Lake Placid, Saratoga, and Lake George. It is a wonderful place to raise the family and enjoy activities related to all 4 seasons.