Saint Mary’s will probably be closing its outpatient Women’s Health Center in October, a Saint Mary’s official confirmed to News Four-Fox 11.
According to spokesperson Jamii Uboldi, the closure impacts a “small population of patients” that may transition to one other supplier.
Uboldi added: “We have already collaborated with other area providers, and they have openings in their clinics to accept these patients.”
Uboldi stated the closure doesn’t influence the hospital’s Family Birthing Center or the providers provided there, together with lactation help and childbirth schooling.
Saint Mary’s Women’s Health Center will close efficient Oct. 13, 2017.
Read the complete assertion from Saint Mary’s under:
“Our objective is to stay targeted on the duty we’ve got to our sufferers to present high quality providers which are reasonably priced and accessible. Therefore, when the development of medical providers goes past our obtainable assets, we search to discover collaborative alternatives so sufferers have entry to the very best degree of care provided regionally.
As such, Saint Mary’s Women’s Health Center will close efficient October 13, 2017. We have already begun the method of contacting our sufferers to transition them to a supplier of their selection. All sufferers shall be supplied with help for reassignment, and we’ll concern refunds to these sufferers which have pre-paid or partially paid for providers that haven’t been rendered.
Additionally, this variation won’t impression the hospital’s Family Birthing Center or the providers provided in inside this Center together with lactation help and childbirth schooling. We recognize the households who select Saint Mary’s to ship their youngster(ren), and our employees will proceed offering wonderful care for brand spanking new moms and their new child(s). Our hospital NICU and Pediatrics departments additionally stay open.
Saint Mary’s Medical Group will proceed offering gynecology care with long-standing group doctor, Harold Chotiner, MD. Upon his transition to a brand new location, we’ll notify our sufferers accordingly. Subsequently, our staff that will probably be impacted by this modification have been supplied with choices to switch into an open place inside our Network.
The suppliers on the Women’s Health Center are dedicated to offering OBGYN care to their sufferers, and to our present information, the physicians and midwives, will stay native.
Saint Mary’s appreciates the group’s help of this program through the transition, and we thank our group OBGYN’s for aligning with us to guarantee sufferers proceed receiving wonderful obstetric and gynecological care.”