Hospice New Leadership

Hospice & Palliative Care Buffalo – New Leadership & Board Members Hospice & Palliative Care Buffalo has appointed an Executive Vice President of the Hospice Foundation, Vice President of Psychosocial Services, and two new Hospice Foundation board members. Elizabeth Siderakis has been appointed Executive Vice President of

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Advice from Poison Control Center During Pandemic

Advice from our Director of Public Education and Communications, Gail Banach, during the COVID-19 pandemic “This is not just a snow day… we might be in for a long haul. Times like these bring disruption to family schedules in addition to confinement. Unfortunately, we may be confined for

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Univera Responds to COVID-19 Pandemic

Univera Healthcare working on behalf of members, employers and providers to respond to COVID-19 pandemic Uninsured individuals can enroll in Qualified Health Plans between March 16 and April 15 to have coverage effective starting April 1, 2020. Univera Healthcare is working to help its members receive the

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Telehealth Even More Important Now!


Telehealth now is a mainstream method of receiving health care Health care visits delivered via telehealth have grown nearly five times over the past four years in upstate New York as awareness of the option has expanded, according to an analysis of claims data by Univera Healthcare.

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Virtual Healthy Happenings


Virtual Healthy Happenings and Resources Alzheimer’s Virtual Support: Alzheimer’s community resources: communityresourcefinder.org or call 1.800.272.3900; Alzheimer’s prerecorded courses:  training.alz.org Alzheimer’s Early Stage Social Engagement: Virtual Tour of the Albright Knox • Art Gallery tours • Virtual De-stress and Restore Chair Yoga • Virtual Music Jam Session, 716-626-0600 ext. 8997 or

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Buffalo Center for Health Equity: African American Health Equity Task Force

Pastor George Nicholas

African American Health Equity Task Force Calls for Immediate State, County, City Actions to Address COVID-19 Impact on Already Compromised Erie County African American Population The African American Health Equity Task Force (AAHETF) has announced the Task Force is pursuing immediate meetings with State, County and City

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Calling All Eligible Students: Accessible Academics

Calling all Eligible Students Accessible Academics May Be Just What You Need! By Anne Showers, Founder & CEO A new local non-profit agency is growing and enrolling new students for the fall 2020 semester. Accessible Academics provides transition support to students with disabilities who want to attend

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