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Bellevue Woman's Center Expansion and Modernization Project

Expanding care at the region’s only inpatient health facility dedicated to women
 

Location: Troy-Schenectady Road, Niskayuna

Objective: To expand and update our women's care facilities in order to better serve patients and their families.

Photos: View photos of Bellevue's ribbon cutting.

Expanding care at the region’s only inpatient health facility dedicated to women

Project Highlights:

  • Additional private patient rooms for a total of 28 private and six semi-private rooms;
  • A three-bay Labor-Delivery-Recovery triage room (we have one of the largest obstetric programs in Northeastern New York, delivering more than 2,500 babies each year);
  • An expansion of Bellevue's Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (one of only three in Northeastern NY);
  • The relocation of the Neil and Jane Golub Breast & Heart Health Center to new, larger space to include mammography, bone density, ultrasound and stereotactic breast biopsy services;
  • Redesigned lobby to improve comfort for families.

Project Cost: $17 million

Funding: Borrowing and Philanthropy

Timeline: Completed. Maternity patient rooms and the Neil and Jane Golub Breast & Heart Health Center were completed in December 2012. The rest of the Bellevue addition is was finished in December 2013.