UB experts are developing models to help local providers prepare for COVID-19 surge

Models are changing, but so far, they signal that social distancing is working in Western New York BUFFALO, N.Y. — As policymakers, health care providers and the general public struggle to make sense of the COVID-19 pandemic, the somewhat obscure field of health informatics has become a

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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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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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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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COVID-19 Most Vulnerable Communities

Pastor George Nicholas

Buffalo Center for Health Equity, UB Community Health Equity Research Institute, Call on Public Health Leaders, Elected Officials to Immediately Invest Resources in Most Vulnerable Communities to ‘Avert Minority COVID-19 Pandemic Catastrophe’ The Buffalo Center for Health Equity, in partnership with the University at Buffalo Community Health Equity Research

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Virtual Hospice Memorial Walk

To protect the health of the WNY community, Hospice & Palliative Care Buffalo’s annual Walk is now a VIRTUAL Memorial Walk, complete with virtual weekly challenges to keep you active, motivated, and spread some positivity during this time of uncertainty, #EveryStepOfTheWay. “Why Do I Walk?” Before Chrissy

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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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