Enjoy the Outdoors Safely

With warmer weather and gradual reopening of Niagara County, the Niagara County Department of Health encourages individuals to enjoy the outdoors safely during COVID-19. “Getting outdoors to experience nature and exercise, especially during this uncertain time, can be beneficial to physical, mental, and emotional health,” stated Daniel

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COVID-19 Makes Racial Inequities Worse

By Ebony Singletary We all know that there are health disparities in the United States based on color. Research confirms that minority populations have shorter life spans and are more likely to have serious diseases such as asthma, diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, mental illness, and obesity, which

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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 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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Stop Wearing Medical Gloves

Courtesy of Cancer Talk, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Services Blog It’s become a common sight — wearing medical gloves everywhere — the grocery store, doctor’s appointments, and outings to protect against COVID-19. But it is a practice that medical experts say we should stop. Medical gloves are

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