About Albany, Oregon

Historic JC Penney buildingin Albany, Oregon

The Heart of Oregon’s Willamette Valley

Named after Albany, New York, Oregon’s version boasts a small-town charm that has earned it the distinction of being an “All-American City.”

Albany is located just off Interstate 5 in the heart of the beautiful Willamette Valley with direct access to all areas of the state to its more than 56,000 residents.

With one of the largest and most varied collections of historic buildings and residences in Oregon, Albany prides itself on its historic preservation and commitment to responsible development.

Residents can enjoy community concerts downtown along the banks of the Willamette River, taste craft beers at a host of local microbreweries and spend the day browsing through antique shops. Close proximity to the city of Portland, the Oregon coast and the Cascade mountains enable residents and visitors to experience four-season entertainment, recreation and thrills.

Explore these community resources to learn more about Albany.

Front entry of Samaritan Albany General Hospital.

About Samaritan Albany General Hospital

Located in the heart of the beautiful Willamette Valley, Samaritan Albany General Hospital has been providing care for area residents since 1924. The hospital is a 79-bed acute care facility and health center providing medical services to the greater Albany area.

Nestled within a charming district of historic homes, patients and visitors can sense a longstanding tradition of caring.

The hospital is home to a highly regarded joint replacement program and provides a variety of services such as diagnostic imaging, physical rehabilitation, cardiac rehabilitation, general surgery, orthopedic surgery, hyperbaric oxygen therapy and in-home hospice as well as respite care at its nearby hospice house.

Open the Door to New Possibilities

Looking for a new job? From housekeeping to nursing and accounting to managing, there are a lot of opportunities to explore at Samaritan Health Services.

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