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Advanced Urgent Care at Exit 12

Bringing Urgent Care Closer to Patients

Albany Med and Saratoga Hospital offiically open a high-end urgent care center in Malta.

Malta Med is an emergent care collaboration between Saratoga Hospital and Albany Medical Center.

Staffed 24/7 by Albany Medical Center Emergency Physicians


Saratoga Hospital and Albany Medical Center have formed a unique partnership to offer high-end urgent care in Malta. A joint venture of the two hospitals, Malta Med Emergent Care provides area residents an alternative to hospital emergency rooms for all but the most serious medical circumstances.

Malta Med is a collaboration of Saratoga Hospital and Albany Medical Center.
Malta Med Emergent Care is located at 6 Medical Park Drive, just west of Northway (I-87) Exit 12  and is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by Albany Med's emergency medicine physicians and Saratoga Hospital staff.

The center is located at 6 Medical Park Drive, just west of Northway (I-87) Exit 12  and is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by Albany Med's emergency medicine physicians and Saratoga Hospital staff.

Malta Med occupies the first floor of the two-story, 60,000-square-foot building. The second floor will house medical offices for primary care and speciality physicians to help patients access follow-up care when needed.

Details of the new facility include:

Malta Med includes a helipad to accomodate air transport of patients.
One of the features of Malta Med is an on-site helipad allowing for air transport of patients.

  • Urgent and higher-level care staffed by board-certified emergency medicine physicians and residents from Albany Med
  • Electronic, real-time specialty consultation with specialists at Albany Med and Saratoga Hospital
  • Diagnostic imaging, including magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), computed tomography (CT), X-ray and ultrasound
  • Lab services  
  • Physician offices for Saratoga Hospital and Albany Medical Center staff

The joint venture meets the needs of one of the fastest growing areas in the Capital Region, while providing a cost-effective alternative to emergency room care. Malta Med is minutes away from Luther Forest Technology Campus and GLOBALFOUNDRIES.