Maternity Patients During COVID

Catholic Health Offers Safeguards for Maternity Patients During Coronavirus Public Health Emergency Universal COVID-19 testing now available to all moms before delivery With the Coronavirus changing everything from how we work and go to school to a simple trip to the grocery store, OB/GYN specialists from Catholic Health

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Proper Handwashing:  Twenty Seconds to Better Health

by Steven Dina, M.D., Medical Director, Univera Healthcare The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention states that the number one way to stop the spread of germs is through proper handwashing with soap and water, and that lathering for about 20 seconds has the most impact. Washing hands

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GPPC: A Practice With Vision

GPPC: A Practice with Vision: Prepared for and Equipped to Heal During a Pandemic By Annette Pinder As physician practices consider how to best respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, General Physician, PC (GPPC) is taking the lead in Western New York in countless ways, keeping their doors open,

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How to Clean When Faced with a Shortage of Supplies

In light of concerns about COVID-19, health organizations have issued instructions on how to maintain personal safety and cleanliness, including the use of common household products to sanitize homes, offices, and public spaces. As a result, many are stocking up on extra essentials, resulting in grocery store

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AHA Healthy Meal Deliveries

The American Heart Association spearheads a week of appreciation with healthy meal deliveries to workers on the frontline of COVID-19 to Kaleida Health, Catholic Health System and Elderwood’s post-acute facility in Amherst in conjunction with community partners beginning April 27th BUFFALO, NY April 27, 2020— The American

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Hospitals Still Safest Place to Receive Care

Do Not Delay Needed Care for Serious Illnesses! BUFFALO, N.Y (April 26, 2020) – Across the country, emergency departments previously bursting at the seams and hospitals that were operating at capacity have seen a significant reduction in patient volumes due to the COVID-19 pandemic. At Kaleida Health

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JC Seneca Provides Access to Virtual Mental Health Therapy

  Irving/Derby, N.Y. (April 22, 2020)…During this Covid-19 pandemic, the JC Seneca Foundation, Native Pride, and Harmonia Collaborative Care have joined forces to provide access to virtual mental health therapy services to the people of the Seneca Nation and surrounding communities. Rural adults who report fair or

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Living Donation for Renal Kidney Disease Patients

By Nicole Knox Living donation is the best option for end stage renal (kidney) disease patients. The kidneys transplanted from living and healthy donors typically function more than 15 years for the recipient. They are also better-quality kidneys, as living donors receive a comprehensive evaluation to ensure

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