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New York News
1:35 pm
Thu March 13, 2014

Healthcare Centers Expanding In Saratoga County

Saratoga County, home to one of the fastest growing populations in New York, is also seeing an expansion of healthcare services.

According to the most recent U.S. Census, between the year 2000 and 2010, the Saratoga County population rose 9.5 percent, from 200,635 to 219,607, outpacing many of New York’s largest cities and population centers.

With that growth has also come an increased demand for healthcare services.

In late February, Saratoga Hospital cut the ribbon at its new Milton Health Center, located on Geyser Road in Ballston Spa.

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New England News
4:30 pm
Wed September 25, 2013

Study Finds Primary Care Shortage in Western Mass.

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A recent study shows there aren’t enough doctors in Massachusetts and the problem is even worse west of Springfield.

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New England News
12:54 pm
Wed July 17, 2013

Report Highlights Challenges In Obtaining Healthcare In Commonwealth

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The Massachusetts Medical Society has released an annual study revealing that patients in the western part of the Bay State are still facing challenges in accessing healthcare.

This week, the Massachusetts Medical Society released its ninth annual Patient Access to Care Study, which surveyed 1,137 physician offices across the state in fields ranging from family and internal medicine, to specialties including OB/GYN, cardiology, gastroenterology, orthopedic surgery, and pediatrics.

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New England News
5:55 pm
Fri May 10, 2013

Public Forum Tackles Physician Shortage in Berkshire County

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A community discussion was held Friday to address the number primary care medical providers available in the Berkshires, and how to attract more to the area.

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