Summer into Fall: These Albany-area Events have it all!

Can you believe that fall is almost here? It’s true! It starts officially on September 23rd, but the truth is that it’s all downhill towards apple pie, pumpkins, cider and turkey as soon as Labor Day is behind us…right?

With the extreme popularity of our Summer Happenings blogs in mind, we thought that we'd also[...]

By Kathryn A. Knerr | August 30th, 2019 |Categories: Albany, New York, fall, summer

Contagious Pride: Frances Spreer-Albert’s Career Story

Frances Spreer-Albert (Fran) our Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, is a 19-year veteran of Albany Med. Her longevity and commitment are no surprise though, as her dream has always been to work in the Albany area and more specifically, work for Albany Med!

We wanted to[...]

By Leslie M. Duell, SPHR SHRM-SCP | August 29th, 2019 |Categories: Albany, New York, Insider

Even MORE 2019 Can't-Miss Albany Area Summer Events

You caught us – we couldn’t narrow it down to just five options

5 Albany Area Summer Events to Put on Your 2019 Calendar

Albany, New York is a location flooded with great event options. So much so, that occasionally, a really great one slides by the wayside. That’s why this spring, we wanted to round up a few summer activities that you should definitely make time for. Here we go!

Buying into Local: A Q&A with Dr. Dennis McKenna

The sage advice to “buy local” has been used for years to promote small businesses and downtowns, but what about the idea of “buying into local” or investing into your community? We can think of no better example of the latter sentiment than Dr. Dennis McKenna, Albany Med’s Executive Vice President, President of[...]

Love the Job You Have. Or Don’t.

Have you heard the classic song, Love the One You’re With by Crosby, Stills and Nash? If not, the lyrics state: 

By Leslie M. Duell, SPHR SHRM-SCP | February 6th, 2019 |Categories: careers, career happiness

Outdoor Activities in the Albany Area for the Whole Family

Are you looking for an outdoor activity that the whole family will enjoy? Lucky for you, the greater Albany area is filled with family-oriented experiences! No matter the season, the opportunity for outdoor adventure is plentiful - with recreational activities that are suitable for those of all ages.

If you haven’t[...]

The Most Delicious Dining Spots within 25 Miles of Albany Med

There is one universal truth in the lives of all people; we have to eat! However, with complex work schedules typical of the healthcare profession, it can be difficult to find time to research the tastiest choices even if they are right in your own back yard! That’s why we put together a list of foodie-worthy spots[...]

By Leslie M. Duell, SPHR SHRM-SCP | January 7th, 2019 |Categories: Albany, New York, Insider, food

Why Healthcare Professionals Choose Albany Med

When it comes time for healthcare professionals to choose a place to call their “work home,” there are many factors to consider. 

By Leslie M. Duell, SPHR SHRM-SCP | December 13th, 2018 |Categories: Albany, New York, Insider, careers