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Mercy Flight Advanced Life Support “Fly Car”

Mercy Flight EMS introduced a brand-new Advanced Life Support “Fly Car” to the Genesee County Community, thanks entirely to a $96,000 grant from The Margaret L. Wendt Foundation. This paramedic response vehicle is crucial to Mercy Flight’s mission of rapid response and compassionate medical care when minutes matter. In 2018, the grant was issued to Mercy Flight to purchase and outfit one fly car, ... »

What Your Heart Rate is Telling You

What Your Heart Rate is Telling You Celebrate Heart Health Month with Orangetheory Fitness Heart-rate monitoring is undoubtedly the latest fitness craze. More often than not, you spot joggers on the street so consumed in the state-of-the-art equipment plastered on their wrist that they risk running in the road in the middle of oncoming traffic. Or you visit a tech-savvy fitness facility with heart... »

ECMC Trauma Center Emergency Department

ECMC Trauma Center/Emergency Department Project Capital Campaign Exceeds $10 Million Over $10.2 million in private funding reached midway through campaign with $15 million goal for ECMC’s new, state-of-the-art Trauma Center and Emergency Department BUFFALO, NEW YORK—Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today announced it has received over $10.2 million in private funding for the hospital’... »