Rochester General Hospital (RGH), a 528-bed tertiary-care facility and the flagship of Rochester General Health System, is served by more than 1,500 medical and dental staff members and more than 7,000 employees. Strong referral relationships with several regional hospitals, as well as relationships and affiliations with nationally renowned institutions including Cleveland Clinic and Roswell Park Cancer Institute, amplify the ability of RGH to provide superior clinical care to the men and women of the greater Rochester area and beyond.
RGH physicians, nurses and care providers cared for more than 101,000 emergency department (ED) patients in 2012, making it the busiest and most practiced ED in the region.
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RGH offers a full array of services to meet the healthcare needs of upstate New York residents, including nationally recognized programs in specialties including Cardiac, Cancer, Orthopaedic, Vascular, Surgical and Diabetes. The hospital's distinctions for quality include being recognized nine times as a Solucient/Thompson Top 100 Cardiac Hospital; and being designated by New York State and The Joint Commission (TJC) as an accredited Stroke Center. Additionally, RGH has earned Nurse Magnet Hospital recognition from the American Nursing Credentialing Center - the nation's highest honor for excellence and innovation in nursing care.