The Commission on Health Care Facilities in the 21 st Century . Established by the Governor and the State Legislature in 2005 ‘The Berger Commission’ or ‘The Commission.’ . What, Why and the Goals of The Commission.
facilities within each region.
East End Health Alliance
University Hospital @ Stony Brook
Brookhaven continues joint planning with the three hospitals.
Ellis Hospital-Bellevue Woman’s Care Center Division
Created Affiliation Council
The two facilities did not merge but created an Affiliation Council.
Albert Lindley Lee Memorial Hospital Closed.
Converted to urgent care center, to be operated by Oswego Hospital.
Community General Hospital-SNF
Van Duyn Home and Hospital
Single Unified Governance Structure
‘County Health Information and Planning Services (CHIPS)’
Under the Control of CGH
Lockport Hospital (LH)
Inter-Community Memorial Hospital @ Newfane
Full Asset Merger
Great Lakes Health System
Erie County Medical Center Facilities
Joined Under A Single Unified Governance Structure
The Great Lakes Health Alliance
Health and Access Concerns
Governing Boards’ Concerns
Logistics, Construction, Financing
Maintain Access to Care
Sky View Nursing Home
Split Rock Nursing Home
Auburn Memorial Hospital
St. Charles and John T. Mather Hospitals
Sheehan Memorial Hospital
Legal Challenges to Closure
Williamsville Suburban RHCF