Ventilator scare prompts UB team to develop low-cost solution

Researchers are working to automate manual resuscitators; could aid sickest COVID-19 patients, developing countries BUFFALO, N.Y. — Spurred by fears of a shortage of ventilators to treat COVID-19 patients, University at Buffalo researchers are developing a low-cost solution using a common medical device. The device is a

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BlueCross BlueShield Free COVID-19 Screening Tool

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York Announces Free COVID-19 Screening Tool Part of Health Plan’s Efforts to Increase Access to Resources, Eliminate Barriers to Care and Slow Spread of Virus- Buffalo, N.Y. –BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York today announced a free online Coronavirus (COVID-19) screening tool,

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How COVID-19 is transmitted

COVID-19, the novel coronavirus that has been declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO), has claimed thousands of lives across the globe. Though the WHO insisted during a press briefing declaring COVID-19 a pandemic that the virus could be suppressed and controlled, Director-General of the

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Catholic Health Reduces Senior Leadership Salaries

Senior Leadership Salaries Being Reduced by 20 Percent Catholic Health has taken many progressive and bold steps over the past several weeks to effectively respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and continue meeting the critical healthcare needs of our community. We made these decisions under the most challenging

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COVID-19 Crisis Shows Need for Advance Planning

National Healthcare Decisions Day is April 16 The COVID-19 pandemic is shedding new light on the often-abstract concept of advance care planning, where individuals document what matters most to them, and then select the right health care agent to make decisions on their behalf if they are

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Excelsior Orthopaedics Offers Online Classes

At Excelsior Orthopaedics the safety and well-being of our patients & staff is our highest priority. We continue to actively monitor the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and comply with all social distancing requirements. See a list of all upcoming seminars! Topics covered include: Nonoperative Treatment for Hip &

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