Finger Lakes Health (FLH) healthcare system is starting the process of exploring partnership options, according to an announcement released last week. These will include all areas of acute and long-term care health services to the Yates County community through Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital, the Homestead, primary care services, and specialized services.
According to the announcement, Finger Lakes Health plans to contact and vet select healthcare organizations to identify potential partners willing and able to improve health and promote well-being in the communities Finger Lakes Health serves.
“The board and system leadership determined that the timing is right to explore options regarding a potential partnership,” says Jose Acevedo, M.D., president and CEO for Finger Lakes Health.
The hospital official’s announcement says, “In this time of unprecedented change and transformation in healthcare, Finger Lakes Health is taking a proactive approach and exploring all avenues and options to ensure future financial stability and maintain the quality clinical care required to serve the needs of its communities.”