• Welcome to Rome Memorial Hospital

    Rome Memorial Hospital is a non-profit health care system based in Rome, N.Y., providing services to patients throughout Central New York. From primary care to long-term care, Rome Memorial Hospital delivers quality, compassionate medical care for every stage of life.

  • RMH hosts free Hepatitis A vaccination Clinic at Chestnut Commons
    In collaboration with the New York State Department of Health and the Oneida County Health Department, Rome Memorial Hospital will conduct walk-in vaccination clinics for individuals who may have been exposed to the Hepatitis A virus to supplement the clinics scheduled by the county. The free walk-in clinics will be held at Chestnut Commons, 107 E. Chestnut St., Rome, in Suite 103, while the vaccine supply is available. Friday, Feb. 28, 3 to 7 p.m.; Saturday, Feb. 29, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sunday, Mar. 1, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Hearing Improves with Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
    George Cooley, an 18-year veteran in the Army National Guard, somehow lost the hearing in one ear. Perplexed, he made an appointment with an ear, nose and throat specialist (ENT) for help. 
    That is when his ENT recommended hyperbaric oxygen therapy.
    Heart Health Impacts Wound Healing
    An alarming 33 percent of Americans currently suffer from cardiovascular disease. February is American Heart Month and Rome Memorial Hospital’s Regional Center for Wound Care is raising awareness about how cardiovascular diseases can affect the wound healing process. Chronic wounds affect approximately 6.7 million people in the United States and, if left untreated, an unhealed wound on the foot or leg can lead to a diminished quality of life and possible amputation. As many as 82 percent of leg amputations are due to poor circulation of the affected limb.
    Dr. Hall explains acid reflux in light of Zantac recall

    The recent recall of the popular medication ranitidine has caused a great deal of confusion over the reasons for the recall as well as alternative treatment options. The drug, well-known under the brand name Zantac, is used to relieve and prevent heartburn and is available in over the counter (OTC) and prescription strength.


    Rome Memorial Hospital restricts visitors in fight against flu
    To protect patients from the flu and other illnesses, visitor restrictions have been put in place at Rome Memorial Hospital and its Residential Health Care Facility. Effective immediately, a maximum of two visitors per patient will be permitted at any one time and children 14 and under are prohibited from visiting all inpatient acute care areas. The Maternity Department and Pediatrics Unit are restricting all visitors except parents, grandparents, and birthing coaches.
    Rome man thankful for surgical expertise and quick recovery from hernia surgery
    When Stephen Tyler of Rome noticed some swelling in his groin, he contacted his primary care physician as a precaution. Tyler was able to play racquetball, ride his bicycle, work and lift objects without fear or pain, so a hernia was the last thing on his mind.
    Baby Care Basics (sat)

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