Windsong and COVID-19: Essential Services

Windsong Providing Essential Healthcare Services During COVID-19 The CDC Interim Guidance recommended shifting elective non-urgent inpatient diagnostic and surgical procedures when feasible to outpatient settings like Windsong, so that hospitals are better able to address the COVID-19 pandemic. Although non-essential exams at Windsong are being cancelled or

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Excelsior Orthopaedics Offers Online Classes

At Excelsior Orthopaedics the safety and well-being of our patients & staff is our highest priority. We continue to actively monitor the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and comply with all social distancing requirements. See a list of all upcoming seminars! Topics covered include: Nonoperative Treatment for Hip &

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Kaleida Health Update – COVID-19

Kaleida Health today released the following updates regarding the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic: KALEIDA HEALTH UPDATES ON COVID-19 by Michael P. Hughes, MBA, Senior Vice President, Chief of Staff, Kaleida Health BUFFALO, N.Y (April 8, 2020) – Kaleida Health today released the following updates regarding the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic: TENTS SET

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McGuire Group Donates to First Responders

McGuire Group Facilities Donating N95 Respirator Masks to First Responders BUFFALO, NY – The McGuire Group, operator of Western New York’s leading skilled nursing facilities, is donating 1,000 N95 respirator masks to area first responders. The Western New York health care provider has been actively procuring personal

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Keeping You Up to Date on COVID-19 Coronavirus: Questions, Answers, Resources

UPDATE: April 8 CASES UPDATE ERIE & NIAGARA COUNTY: As of 4/8/2020 (5 p.m.), there are 1,335 total positive lab-confirmed COVID-19 cases in Erie County residents, and 45 deaths. Niagara County has 155 cases to date, 103 positive individuals in isolation, 86 isolating at home, 17 in hospitals isolation, 51 people

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Connecting Our Community COVID-19 Services/Announcements

As we receive messages from various health and service providers, we are sharing them with you! The American Heart Association is doing everything possible in Western New York to protect the people and communities we serve. You may wish to bookmark our online Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources, which will be updated

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Reddy Bikeshare Re-Opens for Service in Buffalo and Niagara Falls

Reddy Bikeshare Re-Opens for Service in Buffalo and Niagara Falls, in Partnership with Independent Health The cost to sign up for an annual pass is $1.00 through the end of April Buffalo, N.Y., April 6, 2020  – Reddy Bikeshare, in partnership with Independent Health, announced the rollout

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Catholic Health COVID-19 Update

Catholic Health’s Statement on COVID-19 Statement from Mark Sullivan, President & CEO of Catholic Health, Regarding Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order Catholic Health understands why Governor Cuomo is compelled to take this action. He is watching unspeakable tragedies unfold in our state. If our system has capacity, we are

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Virtual Programs to Aid Parkinson’s Community

Healthful Programs Go Virtual to Aid Parkinson’s Community: Local facilitators bring help and joy through online offerings Buffalo, NY, 3 April 2020 – Every segment of our community is being affected by the Coronavirus. The ways in which our lives have changed are as varied as we are,

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ECMC Leadership Stands With Its Nurses!

ECMC LEADERSHIP STANDS WITH ITS NURSES Federal government must provide PPE to frontline healthcare staff Erie County Medical Center Corporation Executive Leadership today stood with its dedicated nurses, calling on the federal government to utilize the Defense Production Act to make Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) for caregivers

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