ALBANY, Mo. — Northwest Medical Center in Albany begins operations under the Mosaic Life Care corporate brand.
According to a news release from the Mosaic hospital system, the hospital in Albany is now officially known as Mosaic Medical Center – Albany. The four primary care clinics connected to that hospital also received name changes and are now known as Mosaic Family Care - Albany East, Mosaic Family Care - Stanberry, Mosaic Family Care - Grant City and Mosaic Family Care - New Hampton.
“In December 2014, Northwest Medical Center began its journey as part of Mosaic Life Care,” said Jon Doolittle, president of Mosaic Medical Center – Albany. “Thanks to the incredible work of our caregivers and the continued support of our patients and their families, our organization has grown and flourished since that time.
"Now, in the summer of 2019, we are completing evolutionary steps on our campuses and in our capabilities that are positioning us to provide even more and better care in the communities we call home for years to come.”
In addition the name changes, the hospital has completed the implementation of Mosaic Life Care's electronic medical record system across all its locations. The organization is nearing the conclusion of an 18-month, $7.5 million capital improvement project at Mosaic Medical Center – Albany that was jointly funded by Mosaic Life Care and the Northwest Medical Center Foundation.
After work concludes on the hospital campus late this summer the organization plans to hold a public grand reopening event in early October.