Montefiore Health System
Montefiore Health System is an academic health system that delivers coordinated, compassionate, science-driven care where, when and how patients need it most. Montefiore consists of eight hospitals and an extended care facility, a School of Nursing, and primary and specialty care provided through a network of more than 150 locations across the region, including the largest school health program in the nation and a home health program.
Notable Centers of Excellence
|Children's Hospital at Montefiore|
|Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care|
|Montefiore Einstein Center for Heart and Vascular Care|
|Montefiore Einstein Center for Transplantation|
|Montefiore in Westchester||Orthopaedic Surgery|
|Neurosurgery||Stern Stroke Center|
|Clinical Services A-Z|
United States Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell recently chose Montefiore as a national model for value-based healthcare payments.
In the Community
Montefiore Hudson Valley Collaborative
Montefiore is leading a group of nearly 250 healthcare providers, community-based organizations, local government officials and more to form the Montefiore Hudson Valley Collaborative. Learn more
The Washington Post interviewed Richard Lipton, MD, about a promising multi-drug approach to treating Alzheimer’s diseases.
Dr. Lipton notes that combining therapies, rather than relying on a single drug, tends to be more effective, but cautions that this new treatment has yet to be tested in humans.
Dr. Lipton is Montefiore's director of the division of cognitive aging and dementia, director of the Einstein Aging Study and vice chair of the Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology at Einstein.
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