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  • Rome Memorial Hospital
    1500 N. James St.
    Rome, NY 13440
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  • Welcome to Rome Memorial Hospital

    With technology that rivals major medical centers and a team of skilled professionals, Rome Memorial Hospital delivers compassionate medical care for every stage of life. It’s a commitment that has spanned more than 125 years. As a community hospital, our staff feels a deep sense of pride and commitment to those who place their trust in our care. Our patients are our friends, family and neighbors. For you, we deliver nothing less than our best.

  • Stephen P. Smith, MD, named director of hospitalists
    Rome Memorial Hospital welcomes Stephen P. Smith, MD, who has joined Eagle Health Physicians as medical director of the hospital’s permanent hospitalist team.
    Vaishali R. Baxi, MD new hospitalist
    Vaishali R. Baxi, MD has joined the staff at Rome Memorial Hospital as a member of its hospitalist team. A hospitalist is a physician who cares for patients only while they are in the hospital, and coordinates their care with their personal physician and specialists.
    Rome Memorial Hospital welcomes new pediatrician Dr. Kiran Yelakanti

    ROME – Rome Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce that Kiran Yelakanti, M.D. has joined its medical staff. Dr. Yelakanti joins Tony Braga, M.D., Desmond Francis, M.D., Andrew Halpern, M.D. and Vivienne Taylor, M.D. in the Pediatric Department at Rome

    12/01/14 Diabetes Education
    A free class for Type 2 diabetics and their familes from 1-3 p.m.  Meet in the hospital lobby.  Learn how to measure blood sugar; tips to protect your feet and eyes; meal planning and exercise and more.  For more information, call 338-7143.
    12/03/14 Free Blood Pressure Screening
    Free blood pressure screening from 1-2 p.m. at the Ava Dorfman Senior Center, 305 E. Locust St.
    12/04/14 Health Night Lecture

    Do you need health insurance?  Learn about free or low-cost options.  Rome Memorial Hospital's four certified application counselors will give a presentation and answer questions on obtaining a qualified health plan on New York State's official health plan marketplace for coverage in 2015.  Following the presentation, attendees may make an appointment for individualized help in applying.