Bradford Regional Medical Center is located in Bradford Pa., a beautiful community in the foothills of the Allegheny Mountains in Northwestern Pennsylvania on the Pennsylvania-New York State border, 75 miles south of Buffalo, NY.
Since its founding in 1887, BRMC has been part of the fabric of life in Bradford, changing through decades to address the changing healthcare needs of the region.
A member of the Upper Allegheny Health System, BRMC is an exemplary community hospital. With 107 acute care beds and a 95 bed nursing facility, the hospital provides care to a service area of approximately 64,000 people. The hospital has a medical staff representative of many varied specialties and subspecialties in medicine and surgery. Especially noteworthy is the outstanding collegiality and support that exists among the medical staff’s 150 members. The medical staff is proud of the programs and services that they have created in response the region’s healthcare needs.
As a rural community hospital, BRMC has significant clinical and technological capability and has received numerous recognitions for its quality and safety performance. Programs at BRMC include oncology and hematology services in collaboration with Roswell Park Cancer Institute of Buffalo, general surgery, cardiology, OB/GYN and women’s services division, home care, one of the region’s leading inpatient behavioral health services programs, orthopedics and sports medicine, two dental centers, sleep medicine center, wound care program, numerous ambulatory care centers and a busy emergency department. Physicians at BRMC are supported by a hospitalist program.
Adjacent to BRMC is the Pavilion, a 95-bed long term nursing facility. The hospital operates the Foothills Medical Group, a multispecialty physician group practice with offices in Bradford, Mt. Jewett and Smethport.
What is the hospital’s service area?
Bradford Regional Medical Center’s service area consists of approximately 70,000 residents located in the cities, towns, and villages of McKean and Potter counties in Northwestern Pennsylvania and part of Cattaraugus County in New York.
How busy is the hospital?
Bradford Regional Medical Center has 2,000 admissions per year, 240 births per year, and 20,000 annual ER visits.