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ECMC Receives CARF Rehab Accreditation

ECMC awarded second Three-Year CARF Accreditation forMedical Rehab Program BUFFALO, NY— The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) announced that Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation’s Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit has been accredited for a period of three years through June 30, 2020. This is the second consecutive accreditation that the international accred... »

ECMC Dentistry Receives HRSA Grant

Erie County Medical Center Department of Dentistry Awarded U.S. Department of Health and Human Services HRSA Grant Five-year $763,626 Career Development Grant Allocated to Train Doctoral Dental Students to Treat Special Needs Patients; will help eliminate oral health disparities among the medically underserved special needs population in Western New York   BUFFALO, NEW YORK—ECMC Corporation today ... »

Artie Awards Raises $20,000 for ECMC

ARTIE AWARDS/THEATRE FUNDS RAISED FOR ECMC $20,000 raised by Buffalo theatre and annual Artie Awards audiences presented to ECMC for HIV/AIDS and Immunodeficiency Services BUFFALO, NY—27TH ANNUAL ARTIE AWARDS presenter WNED | WBFO today held a news conference in downtown Buffalo to present a $20,000 donation for ECMC’s I HIV/AIDS and Immunodeficiency Services. Artie Awards Founder and Co-host of W... »

ECMCC 10th Annual Summer Intern Program

BUFFALO, NEW YORK—The Erie County Medical Center Corporation’s (ECMCC) 10th Annual Summer Youth Intern Program today held an orientation for 130 high school students who will participate in a four-week comprehensive self-development program for area high school students administered by the ECMC Foundation.  Fifty percent of the participating students come from Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown’s Summer Yo... »

ECMC Emergency Department Project

NYSDOH APPROVES ECMC’S NEW EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT PROJECT Required state approval clears way for new state-of-the-art Trauma Center/Emergency Department BUFFALO, NEW YORK—Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today announced that the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) has unanimously approved ECMC’s Certificate Of Need (CON) for construction of the hospital’s future Trauma Ce... »

ECMC’s Terrace View Long-Term Care Facility earns Four-Star Quality Rating from CMS

Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation announced yesterday that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), part of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), has determined that ECMC’s Terrace View Long-Term Care Facility has earned a Four-Star Rating for Overall Quality.    The newly assigned CMS ratings for Terrace View include: Four Stars for Overall Quality, Five Star... »

History in the Making – Cardiac Catheterization in Niagara County

History in the Making – Catholic Health, Kaleida Health, Erie County Medical Center and Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center work together to create the first and only cardiac catheterization laboratory in Niagara County.   NIAGARA FALLS, NY –Western New York healthcare history was made today as officials from Catholic Health, Kaleida Health, Erie County Medical Center and Niagara Fall... »

LEGAL ASSISTANCE CENTER OPENS AT ECMC

The Center for Elder Law & Justice (CELJ), Erie County Medical Center Corporation (ECMCC), Western New York Breast Health, and the ECMC Foundation today announced the opening of the MedLaw Cancer Partnership of Western New York.  The medical-legal partnership offers free legal assistance to ECMC patients who qualify.     A medical-legal partnership (MLP) unites the healthcare community with a ... »

ECMC Has Strong Year

BUFFALO, NEW YORK— Erie County Medical Center Corporation (ECMCC), Western New York’s only Level 1 Adult Trauma Center, closed 2016 with a $2.1 million operating surplus on its total $593 million in operating revenues, reflecting the hospital’s overall strong performance in health care services for the year. The hospital grew days cash on hand from 71.8 days in 2015 (with $102.4 million in cash) t... »

Kidney Transplants Reach Record High at ECMC

Kidney Transplants Reach Record High at ECMC IN 2016 – Providing Hope and Improving People’s Lives  118 kidney transplants, from living and deceased donors, reach highest level of transplant activity in ECMC history; 13 pancreas transplants also performed BUFFALO, NEW YORK— Erie County Medical Center Corporation (ECMCC) announced that 2016 will establish the highest level of kidney tra... »

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