NYSDOH

Mosquitos in Erie County Test Positive for West Nile Virus

Residents Reminded to Eliminate Standing Water Where Mosquitoes Breed  ERIE COUNTY, NY—West Nile Virus (“WNV”) has been identified in a mosquito pool in Erie County, in the Town of Amherst. The New York State Department of Health (“NYSDOH”) regularly conducts this testing and recently identified this case. In an effort to protect the public, the Town of Amherst, routinely conducts mosquito surveil... »

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... »

Mercy Top Performing Nursing Home

Mercy Nursing Facility Named a Top Performing Nursing Home by the New York State Department of Health For the second year in a row, the Mercy Nursing Facility (MNF) at the OLV Senior Neighborhood was named a Top Performing Nursing Home by the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH). This designation places the Catholic Health long term care facility, which is affiliated with Mercy Hospital of... »