Category Archives: Health Matters

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Physician assistant Downey joins Oswego Health cardiology practice

Downey
Downey

Physician Assistant David Downey Jr., has joined the practice of Oswego Health Cardiologist Dr. Thomas Grady Jr.

Downey earned his physician assistant degree from Daemen College, located in Amherst, NY, and has been employed by the health system for most of his career.

“This new position offers new challenges and I like my interaction with patients and that I can focus on both patient care and education,” Downey said.  Continue reading

Oswego Health readies Harborfest fun, learning

Oswego Health continues its longstanding tradition of sponsoring the Harborfest Children’s Parade, which begins at 1:30 Friday, July 25th at Breitbeck Park and ends at Franklin Square. Following the parade, the health system will offer fun children’s activities at the park. Pictured are youngsters having fun using the putting green last year.
Oswego Health continues its longstanding tradition of sponsoring the Harborfest Children’s Parade, which begins at 1:30 Friday, July 25th at Breitbeck Park and ends at Franklin Square. Following the parade, the health system will offer fun children’s activities at the park. Pictured are youngsters having fun using the putting green last year.

Oswego Health will once again lead off Harborfest’s Children Parade and offer an afternoon of fun activities for children at Franklin Square Friday, July 25. Continue reading

Oswego Hospital patients now can view their records online

Dr. Renato Mandanas of Oswego Hospital and Barry Ryle check out the new patient portal at Oswego Hospital.
Dr. Renato Mandanas of Oswego Hospital and Barry Ryle check out the new patient portal at Oswego Hospital.

Submitted by Oswego Health

Oswego Hospital will unveil its patient portal Tuesday, July 1.

This will give patents the capability to conveniently view their own health information from home, while away on vacation or during an appointment with their physician. Continue reading