WESTERN NEW YORK RESIDENTS ENCOURAGED TO JOIN THE ‘YEAR OF CESSATION’ MOVEMENT

While adult smoking rates are at all-time lows, the fight isn’t over to promote tobacco-free living in New York State. This is one of several reasons the Centers for Disease Control’s (CDC) Office on Smoking and Health designated 2019 as the “Year of Cessation.” With support from

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Hospice Buffalo Appoints Jane Mogavero to Foundation Board

Jane Mogavero, Esq., Executive Director of the Patrick P. Lee Foundation and former Director of Development for the Hospice Foundation of WNY, brings extensive experience in nonprofit advancement to the Hospice Foundation’s Board of Trustees. Jane has worked closely with clients to understand their philanthropic goals to

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ECMCC, University at Buffalo School of Architecture and Planning Announce Partnership to Guide Kensington Heights Community Visioning Process

Erie County Medical Center Corporation (ECMCC) and the University at Buffalo School of Architecture and Planning have launched “Building Together,” a partnership to engage community input in the medical center’s redevelopment of the long vacant 17-acre Kensington Heights property. In 2018, ECMCC purchased the former Kensington Heights

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Mark Wright named CFO at Niagara Falls Memorial

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center announced today that Mark J. Wright will join the medical center’s administrative team as senior vice president and chief financial officer effective Aug. 5. Wright has extensive healthcare leadership experience, most recently serving as vice president of finance at A. O. Fox

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Elderwood employees receive national recognition from Premier

Two Elderwood employees were honored by Premier, a national health care improvement leader, for their excellence in the nutritional and culinary disciplines. Amy Julicher, Elderwood director of nutritional services and Daryl Cronk, Elderwood regional dining services manager were recognized at the Premier Breakthrough Conference on June 19

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The GreenFields Continuing Care Community and Schofield Care Announce Strategic Alliance

The GreenFields Continuing Care Community and Schofield Care are joining forces in a strategic alliance aimed to strengthen both non-profit organizations and prime them for future growth. The partnership is rooted in an effort to improve the quality and clinical scope of senior care in Western New

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BlueCross BlueShield CEO to Speak at Prestigious Aspen Ideas Festival

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York President and CEO David W. Anderson was invited to speak on the business of health care at the well-respected Aspen Ideas Festival this weekend in Aspen, CO, the company announced today. Presented by the Aspen Institute, in partnership with The Atlantic

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BlueCross BlueShield Partners with Health-ISAC to Enhance Cybersecurity Awareness

BlueCross Hosts Two-Day Conference for Regional Health IT Leaders: BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York partnered with global organization, Health-Information Sharing and Analysis Center (H-ISAC) to host a cybersecurity conference for regional CIOs, CISOs and IT security teams in the health care sector June 18 and 19.

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