ECMC Opens New Trauma and Emergency Department

ECMC OPENS STATE–OF–THE–ART KEYBANK TRAUMA AND EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT $55 million facility replaces existing department opened in 1978 BUFFALO, NEW YORK—Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today celebrated the opening of its new $55 million KeyBank Trauma and Emergency Department, which doubles the size of ECMC’s 40-year old

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

UPDATE: May 30 CASES UPDATE ERIE & NIAGARA COUNTY: There are 6,014 total positive lab-confirmed COVID-19 cases in Erie County residents and 497 deaths. Niagara County has 1,037 cases to date and 65 deaths.  A total of 7,474 people in all Western New York counties have tested positive,

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BestSelf Golf Tournament Goes Viral

The 2020 BestSelf golf tournament is going virtual this year. Established nearly 20 years ago, the event has raised approximately $500,000 since its founding.      Instead of hosting the annual event at Brookfield Country Club as in recent years, golfers will “tee it up” at three top

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Neighborhood Health Center Launches Telehealth Solution

Neighborhood Health Center is pleased to announce the launch of a new and improved website for its outpatient medical facility at www.NHCWNY.org. Buffalo, NY – Neighborhood Health Center of WNY, Inc., a nonprofit organization and Federally Qualified Health Center that provides medical, dental and behavioral health services in Western New

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Recognizing Signs of Stroke Early Can Limit Damage

Only one-third of adults in New York state say they can recognize the signs of a stroke, according to a review of self-reported data by Univera Healthcare. And that’s bad news since every 40 seconds someone in the United States has a stroke, according to the American

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Nutrition & Heart Health in a COVID World with Buffalo Healthy Living

The American Heart Association, Sterling Heart Care & Foodnerd talk Nutrition & Heart Health in a COVID world with Buffalo Health Living   WHO:          Shannon Traphagen, Associate Publisher for Buffalo Healthy Living and author of Finding Morgan hosts Dr. Chad Teeters, Volunteer for the American Heart Association, Executive Medical Director of Accountable

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ECMC Highlights Mental Health Month

As the Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health and by volume, the state’s most comprehensive behavioral health care provider, Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today announced it is recognizing behavioral health professionals as it highlights Mental Health Month. Throughout the month of May and specifically

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