Syracuse Post Standard: Valesky Brings Health Chairman to Hamilton

Thomas K. Duane

August 13, 2009

From left, Senator Duane, Senator Valesky and Dave Felton, CEO of Community Memorial Hospital in Hamilton, NY speak at a forum on Upstate hospitals

August 13, 2009

State Sen. Dave Valesky, D-Oneida, will bring one of his Downstate counterparts to Hamilton's Community Memorial Hospital today to learn more about the challenges faced by rural hospitals.

Sen. Thomas Duane, D-Manhattan, who serves as chair of the Senate's health committee, will joined by hospital executives from Oneida, Oswego, Rome and Norwich for a discussion about the needs of Upstate's rural hospitals.