Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital a Magnet Hospital is a 267-bed, full-service community hospital. Leading the region in providing cutting-edge technology, Lourdes is also an IHI Mentoring Hospital with a demonstrated record of improving patient safety. Lourdes has a 10-bed ICU, a 24/7 Hospitalist program and the ED treats over 37,000 patients each year. Lourdes employs a network of 80 primary care physicians, and independent specialists make up the rest of the 350+ medical staff. Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital is a member of Ascension Health and follows the teachings of the Catholic Church.
A midsize University town and the birthplace of IBM, Binghamton boasts great diversity in culture, religion and lifestyles.The community s cost of living is 10% below national average, and the public and parochial schools are nationally ranked.Binghamton University part of the SUNY system has been ranked inthe top 50 public universities for the last 10 years.Recreation and leisure activities are plentiful in this four season climate, and include excellent dining, museums, minor league baseball and hockey, opera, galleries and historic landmarks.