Obituary: Salka

Emily D. Salka, 22

EMILY D. SALKA BROOKFIELD: Emily D. “Emmy” Salka, 22, of Keith Rd., passed away Tuesday, October 27, 2015 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Emmy was born on May 2

0, 1993 in Hamilton, NY, a daughter of John and Erin Earl Salka. She was a graduate of […]

No Need to Live in Pain

By John D. Hubbard

Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Blake Marson specializes in revisions of complex hip and knee joint replacement surgery at Community Memorial Hospital.

With people living longer, there is an increase in the need for joint replacement surgeries to be revised. Over time, implants wear out, become loose or develop other problems, and people […]

Frat Pledges $5,000 to Hospital

The Delta Upsilon Fraternity of Colgate University has made a $5,000 pledge to Community Memorial Hospital in honor of Lee Woltman, a DU Brother and long time hospital volunteer leader. At the presentation of a ceremonial check were, from left, DU undergraduate Chris Moy, Woltman, Nick Cvetic, Scott Hansen, James Germano, Hospital President and CEO […]

Hospital Renames Health Center in Honor of Magees

By John D. Hubbard

Commissioner of Agriculture Patrick Hooker, left, spoke of the many contributions Assemblyman Bill Magee, right, has made not only to farming but life in Central New York. Community Memorial Hospital renamed the Morrisville Family Health Center in honor of Bill and Jeanette Magee October 20.

The Morrisville Family Health Center was […]

Hospital Earns HealthGrades Joint Replacement Excellence Award Third Year Running

Pictured is Dr. Ivan Gowan as he leads a Community Memorial Hospital surgical team during hip replacement surgery.

Submitted by John D. Hubbard

Community Memorial Hospital has earned a HealthGrades Joint Replacement Excellence Award

State Police Investigate Drowning of 2 Year-old in Morrisville

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Nursing: An Ongoing Educational Process

Photo: Community Memorial ICU Nurses Michelle Dowsland, right, work independently on a test aimed at keeping their math skills sharp. (John Hubbard)

Community Memorial Hospital nurses are known for their compassion and caring but their calculations are every bit as important as they provide quality healthcare close to home.

Community Memorial Hospital of Hamilton Honors Staff

Wendy Harris, an operating room nurse, has been named Nurse of Distinction at Community Memorial Hospital during a National Hospital Week celebration May 13. Director of Housekeeping John Heck was selected as the Outstanding Employee.

Community Memorial Adds the Personal Touches