RGH celebrates new surgical short-stay unit

Updated: 02/25/2014 3:55 PM
Created: 02/25/2014 3:50 PM WHEC.com

One of our local hospitals is celebrating a new unit they say will help better serve patients being treated after surgery.    

Rochester General Hospital unveiled its new surgical short-stay unit. The unit is just for patients who will be in the hospital for 23 hours or less after undergoing surgery. It’s made up of 12 state-of-the-art private rooms, complete with new furniture to make sure family members are comfortable while staying with patients.

The short-stay unit will open to patients on Thursday.

News10NBC/WHEC-TV welcomes your opinion and interaction on our website, but please remember to keep it clean. If you're advertising for another business, being profane, vulgar or slanderous your post will be deleted. By commenting on this website, you agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Use. Comments are not pre-screened before they posted.


46° | 33°
  • Feels like: 31° F
  • Wind: W 15mph
  • Humidity: 70%
  • Sat Mostly cloudy
    47° | 36°
  • Sun Mostly cloudy
    40° | 33°
  • Mon Mostly cloudy
    33° | 26°
  • Tue Mostly cloudy
    26° | 20°