Heritage CEO Joins LeadingAge New York Board of Directors

Lisa Haglund, Heritage President and CEO, has been appointed to serve as a member of the LeadingAge New York Board of Directors.   LeadingAge New York is the only statewide organization representing the entire continuum of not-for-profit, mission-driven, and public continuing care, including senior housing, nursing home,

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ECMC Breast Health Honored

ECMC Breast Health Program Honored as Top 10 Submission By America’s Essential Hospitals in VITAL 2020 Population Health Category BUFFALO, NY—Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation’s Breast Health Program was recently honored by America’s Essential Hospitals as a Top 10 submission nationally. The VITAL 2020 Awards Committee stated

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UBMD Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, Niagara Falls Memorial team up

UBMD Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine and Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center (NFMMC) have signed agreements with Niagara University to provide sports medicine services to Niagara University’s Division I and club sports programs beginning with the 2020-2021 school year. The agreements call for UBMD Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

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Rapid Diagnostic Testing for COVID-19

It’s Available and We Need it Now! by Kenneth V. Snyder, MD PhD Vice President Physician Quality Kaleida Health and UBNS Neurosurgeon and Annette Pinder It’s been nearly six months since the start of the pandemic. Our national death toll exceeds 176,000. More than 5.5 million people

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Free Rabies Vaccination Clinics

The Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) is announcing scheduled dates for its free rabies vaccination clinics on Saturday, September 19 and Tuesday, September 29. Registrations will be required for these events, and the online registration will open on September 9. No walk-ins will be permitted. Locations,

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Erie County Department of Health is Hiring!

ERIE COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH HIRING CONTACT TRACERS AND PUBLIC HEALTH SANITARIANS New positions will support COVID-19 response ERIE COUNTY, NY— The Erie County Department of Health is accepting applications for jobs within its Division of Environmental Health and Office of Epidemiology. There are two part-time and six

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NU School of Nursing celebrates first graduating class

Niagara University and Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center recently celebrated the graduation of the first cohort of registered nurses to earn Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees through an innovative joint program that saw classes taught on the medical center campus. The partnership between Niagara University and

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