Cayuga Health System; encompassing health care in the Finger Lakes with 2 hospitals, Cayuga Medical Center located in Ithaca and Schuyler Hospital in Montour Falls.
As the parent company, Cayuga Health System looks at the bigger, regional picture and concentrates on ways in which its members can work cohesively and share services. The goals of the health system are to enhance quality of patient care, the health of the communities we serve, and the efficiency with which care is delivered.
Our communities offer state of the art medical treatment and facilities all in a picture postcard setting.
Cayuga Health System strongly believes in collaboration, outreach, education, and a productive exchange of ideas. Cayuga Medical Center is affiliated with 24 teaching institutions, among them are:
- Roswell Park Cancer Institute
- Weill Medical College of Cornell University and New York-Presbyterian Hospital
- The Rochester Heart Institute, a Cleveland Clinic Heart Surgery Center
- The University of Rochester
- Syracuse University and University Hospital
- Ithaca College
- Tompkins Cortland Community College School of Nursing.
Ithaca is well known for its world class cuisine, having more restaurants per capita than New York City. It is also noted for cultural diversity and scenic landscapes. Ithaca sits at the southern tip of the largest Finger Lake, Cayuga Lake, and is surrounded by 150+ waterfalls and gorges. Home to Cornell University and Ithaca College, the area is often ranked high in many magazines as one of the best places to live in the US.
Schuyler County is home to many award winning wineries and beautiful Seneca Lake. Seneca Lake is the deepest of all the fingers lakes and is consider the lake trout capital of the world hosting the National Lake Trout Derby. While Schuyler County is also known for breathtaking waterfalls and parks it is also home to Watkins Glenn International, previously known for formula racing and currently one of the last road car courses left on the NASCAR circuit.
For more information please contact:
Ginny Olsen, RN
Physician Recruiter Cayuga Medical Center