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 June 3 Kaleida Health today released the following updates regarding the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic: ELECTIVE SURGERIES TO RESUME IN ERIE

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Univera Waves Costs for COVID-19 Treatment and Diagnosis

Univera Healthcare will continue to waive out of pocket costs for COVID-19 diagnosis and treatment for its fully insured employer groups, individual market qualified health plans and Medicare Advantage members through September 7, 2020. This waives the member’s copayment or cost share for diagnosis and treatment, even if

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American Heart Association Update

Greetings, We at the American Heart Association are heartbroken by the events occurring across our country. We are listening, and we are redoubling our commitment to overcoming health disparities and societal inequities. Communities are counting on us, and we will support their needs during both this unprecedented

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I Can’t Breathe, But One Day We Will Breathe Together

by Lavonne Ansari, PhD Community Health Centers are comprehensive primary care providers that began during the Civil Rights movement in the 1960s. They were started at a time of national unrest to help fight the war on poverty and oppression in underserved communities. Now, here we are

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ECMC Participates in Wound Care Awareness Week

ECMC Center for Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicine Participates in Annual Healogics Wound Care Awareness Week BUFFALO, NY – The Center for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine at ECMC (Erie County Medical Center) a member of the Healogics network, is helping raise awareness of chronic wounds during

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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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