St. Lawrence Health System
SLHS was established in December 2013 with the mission to improve health and to expand access through coordination and integration of services. The largest employer in St. Lawrence County, with 1,950 employees, St. Lawrence Health System has 195 full-time medical staff members and estimated annual net operating revenue of $300 million.
St. Lawrence Health System (SLHS) became an affiliate of Rochester Regional Health (RRH) in January 2021. RRH is an internationally recognized integrated health services organization, and its industry distinctions include year-after-year Healthgrades awards, America’s 50 Best Hospitals™, multiple Magnet® Awards for nursing excellence, and the greatest number of Beacon Awards for Excellence of any hospital system in the nation.
Canton-Potsdam Hospital (CPH) is a not-for-profit community healthcare facility certified for 94 beds. Its core programs include emergency medicine, acute care, hospitalist medicine, critical care, and a Level III Trauma Center. It offers specialist care in over 25 different specialties, including a robust orthopedic surgery and sports medicine program, and the Center for Cancer Care.
Gouverneur Hospital (GH) is a not-for-profit critical access hospital founded in 2013 that is certified for 25 beds. Services include inpatient detox, substance use disorder rehabilitation, emergency care, imaging and EKG’s, physical therapy, and respiratory therapy.
Massena Hospital (MH) is an acute care, 25-bed hospital providing inpatient medical, surgical, labor and delivery, and pediatric services in addition to emergency care.
CPH and GH are involved in the Care Partner Program. Family, friends, and caregivers are effective members of the healthcare team who can bridge the gap between the hospital and home, and reduce preventable readmissions. Learn more about the importance of the Care Partner Program.