Crouse Connects

Crouse isn’t just about healthcare. We’re about what we believe sets us apart: Carepassion™ .

We always say we’re not a ‘perfect’ hospital. But our physicians, nurses, providers and staff strive to listen to each patient and family member’s feelings and needs with the respect and dignity you deserve.

Our CrouseConnects blog is designed to talk about some of the ways we connect and do just that. How we work on achieving clinical advances that help us provide the best in patient care for our community and region. And how we try to tend to the “little things” — parking, getting around and dining, for example — to make anyone’s visit or stay at Crouse more welcoming and comfortable.

Category Archives: Leadership

What is a Nurse?

  Nursing is the glue that holds a patient’s healthcare journey together. Across the entire patient experience, and wherever there is someone in need of care, nurses work tirelessly to identify and protect the needs of the individual. Beyond the time-honored reputation for compassion and dedication lies a highly specialized profession that is constantly evolving…

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Message to the Community

> JOIN US IN PAYING TRIBUTE TO OUR CROUSE HEROES We keep caring. And so do you. No part of our society has been untouched by the COVID-19 pandemic. During this disruptive and uncertain time, we continue to be humbled by the compassion and generosity of the Central New York community. Throughout this health crisis,…

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Treating All with Compassion, Empathy and Respect

We have been shocked by the story out of Minneapolis regarding the killing of an unarmed black man. Today, everyone knows his name: George Floyd. His tragic death — and the resulting unrest across the country and here in Syracuse — once again renews the call to end racial injustice and unequal treatment of people…

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Message to Our Community

For over 130 years, Crouse Health has been a trusted community resource in Central New York, providing care to all residents, in good times and especially in times of crisis. As we all work to adapt to the significant disruption in our daily lives, we remain focused on the health and safety of our patients,…

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Carepassion in Our Community: We Rise Above the Streets

The mantra sounds simple: “If we eat, they eat.” Yet the life journey of Al-amin Muhammad (right) has been anything but. Hearing his story during one of our recent management team meetings left a lasting imprint on our hearts — one that not merely moved us, but moved us to action. Crouse Community Connections Al-amin…

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Congratulations to Our Future Leaders

Crouse Health is an employer of choice in our region because of our unique culture, competitive pay and benefits and the investment our organization makes in employees who want to grow personally and professionally. Our Future Leaders program, now in its second year, provides a pathway for leadership to those in the organization who aspire…

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Carepassion in Action: Crouse Finance Team Serve the Community

If you think those who work in finance and accounting are only concerned about the bottom line, then you haven’t met our Crouse Health team. Interim Chief Financial Officer Kevin Randall, with Allyson Rossi, affiliate manager of finance, and 10 of their departmental colleagues, spent a morning recently volunteering at the Samaritan Center, an interfaith…

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Creating Opportunity Through Crouse Future Leaders

Crouse Future Leaders

Our newest professional development offering for employees is Crouse Future Leaders. The goal of the program is to challenge participants to increase their current skills and abilities in preparation for possible future promotion within the organization.

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