Erie County Introduces “Vax Visit” Service

The Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) is introducing a service where a “Vax Visit” team will go to any individual’s residence to administer COVID-19 vaccine. Any Erie County resident can call the Erie County COVID-19 Information Line at (716) 858-2929 to schedule a Vax Visit. This

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ECMC KeyBank Trauma and Emergency Department

Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today commemorated the first-year anniversary of the opening of the institution’s $55 million KeyBank Trauma and Emergency Department, which doubled the size of the previous 40-year old facility and features state-of-the-art technology and equipment for the region’s only Level I Adult

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Fitness in the Parks Returns

Free yoga, Pilates, Zumba®, kickboxing and other fitness classes presented by Independent Health and the YMCA return to 18 outdoor locations throughout Western New York and online as Fitness in the Parks starts its 10th summer season on June 1. In all, more than 500 classes will

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Every ‘variant of concern’ has now been detected in Erie County

UB scientists doing genomic sequencing on coronavirus say every variant has been detected. Locally and nationwide, the number of COVID-19 cases is plummeting and the predominant message seems to be that the worst of the pandemic may be behind us. Yet while vaccinated individuals are enjoying returning

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