ECMC Left Out of Federal Funding to Hospitals

HELP ECMC GET FEDERAL FUNDING TO HOSPITALS AFFECTED BY COVID-19 PANDEMIC BY CONTACTING YOUR CONGRESSIONAL REPRESENTATIVE! Background As a frontline urban safety net hospital, as well as Western New York’s only Level 1 Adult Trauma hospital, ECMC responded quickly to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic when,

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FDA Combats Fraudulent COVID-19 Medical Products

Beware: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Continues to Combat Fraudulent COVID-19 Medical Products Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is providing an update on the agency’s efforts to combat the extremely concerning actions by companies and individuals that are exploiting or taking advantage of widespread fear among

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Practicing Pure Medicine: Treating COVID-19 Patients

An Inside View from an ER Doctor Who Survived the Illness by Annette Pinder Dr. Alex Ljungberg is Associate Director of Emergency Medicine at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital. He and his family also have the distinction of having survived COVID-19. Dr. Ljungberg and his wife are both

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Safeguards for Maternity Patients

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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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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