Vassar Brothers Medical Center (VBMC) is a 365 bed facility that has been serving New York's Mid-Hudson Valley since 1887. Located on the banks of the Hudson River, Vassar Brothers has established centers of excellence in cardiac services, cancer care and women and children's health services. As a regional medical center, Vassar houses the area's first and only cardiothoracic surgery center between Westchester and Albany and delivers more babies than any other hospital between Manhattan and Montreal. VBMC is a recipient of Healthgrades® 2014 America's 100 Best Hospitals™ Award, placing it in the top 2% of hospitals in the nation.
Vassar has a state-of-the-art birthing center with private luxury maternity suites, each with a striking view of the Hudson River and a newly renovated and expanded outpatient cancer center. The Dyson Center for Cancer Care is designed to accommodate patients and their families while providing infusion therapy, radiation therapy, stereotactic radiosurgery and a wide variety of support groups. Vassar Brothers has the only level 3 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in the Mid-Hudson Valley and the only dedicated Pediatric Unit. The Medical Center houses the Center for Advanced Surgery, one of the most sophisticated operating rooms in the world and one of only a handful in the United States. The Vassar Brothers Wound Care Center, intended for the treatment of chronic, non-healing wounds, has one of the highest healing rates in the country.
To its south is the Vassar Brothers Medical Mall, located at the intersection of Interstate 84 and Route 9. The facility houses the Fishkill Ambulatory Surgery Center, the Vassar Brothers Imaging Center, which offers CAT scans, bone densitometry and mammography, Radiation Oncology and the Vassar Brothers Center for Sleep Medicine. VBMC has been recognized by Healthgrades many times for its excellence in cardiac surgery and has been deemed one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery three years in a row (2012-2014). Healthgrades has also recognized VBMC’s excellence in other fields, including critical care, stroke care, pulmonary care, surgery and treatment of medical issues like sepsis and gastrointestinal conditions. A complete and updated list of achievements can be viewed by visiting www.health-quest.org/quality.
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