Independent Health Medicare Advantage 2020

Independent Health announces stable premiums, comprehensive benefits for its 2020 Medicare Advantage plans Innovative benefits include non-emergency transportation, home-delivered meals, and Brook personal health companion app BUFFALO, N.Y., October 1, 2019…Independent Health’s 2020 individual Medicare Advantage plans will include stable premiums and new benefits designed to help members get

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UB Researchers Developing Non-Addictive Painkillers

Highly competitive NIH HEAL Initiative issues awards to UB researchers to develop non-addictive painkillers Researchers in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences are using targeted tools to address pain BUFFALO, N.Y. — A prestigious and highly competitive National Institutes of Health program called the Helping

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Windsong Names Laura Fisher Director of Genetic Counseling

Genetic Counselor, Laura Fisher, MS, CGC, Named Director of Genetic Counseling at Windsong WILLIAMSVILLE – September 30, 2019 – Laura K. Fisher, MS, CGC, a Certified Genetic Counselor, has been named Director of Genetic Counseling at Windsong.  Genetics plays an increasingly important role in cancer screening and therapy

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ECMC Terrace View – Best Nursing Homes 2020

ECMC’s Terrace View LTC Facility on Newsweek National List of “Best Nursing Homes 2020” Newsweek’s Best Nursing Homes 2020 recognizes just over 400 of the best nursing homes across the 20 largest US states BUFFALO, NEW YORK—Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today announced that Newsweek and Statista

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Reduced Therapy for Children with Neuroblastoma

Algorithm Reduces Need for Therapy in Children With Intermediate-Risk Neuroblastoma COG study shows treatment can be reduced without compromising outcomes – shows therapy can be reduced in some neuroblastoma patients Algorithm based on tumor biology, anticipated response to treatment for patients with localized tumors, 3-year overall survival

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