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BlueCross BlueShield, Catholic Health, Catholic Medical Partners Three-Year Agreement

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York, Catholic Health and Catholic Medical Partners Announce New Three Year Agreement — Multi-year agreement ensures BCBS members will continue to have access to quality Catholic Health services and Catholic Medical Partners physicians — Buffalo, New York– BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York, Catholic Health and Catholic Medical Partners (... »

Children’s Hospital Baby Cafe

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Patients Choosing ECMC For Care

More Patients Chose ECMC for Care in 2018 Than Ever   Inpatient stays exceed 20,000 for first time in hospital’s history; bariatrics, head & neck, orthopaedic and transplant surgery increases contribute to historic 2018 operations  BUFFALO, NEW YORK — Erie County Medical Center Corporation (ECMCC) today announced that the hospital in 2018 continued to see a record number of patients. For ... »

BlueCross BlueShield Partnership with Tivity Health

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York Expands Partnership with Tivity Health to Provide SilverSneakers Through 2024 Multi-Year Agreement Confirms Commitment to Advancing the Physical and Social health of Members CHANDLER, Ariz. (Jan. 7, 2019) – As part of its mission to develop and provide innovative and cost-effective health care that supports the needs of members, stakeholders, and the commun... »

BlueCross BlueShield Opens 2019 Blue Fund Grant Cycle

—In 2018, Blue Fund Awarded $2.7 Million in eight counties of WNY— Buffalo, NY —BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York’s Blue Fund is accepting letters of intent online through Feb. 4, 2019 for grants to organizations and initiatives that align with at least one of its key focus areas. These include behavioral health, cardiovascular health, diabetes, health-care workforce development, healthy ch... »

Niagara Falls Memorial expands OB/GYN services

              Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center today announced the addition of three physicians and a family nurse practitioner to its women’s health department, which includes its labor and delivery unit. Gil M. Farkash,M.D., F.A.C.O.G., is a graduate of the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University of Buffalo. A diplomate of the A... »

Western New York Human Services Collaborative

The Western New York Human Services Collaborative – a group of eight nonprofits providing a wide range of parenting, mental health, developmental disability, and other programs and services throughout Western New York and beyond – has received funding from four of Western New York’s leading foundations totaling $1.45 million. »

Breast Cancer Survivors Seminar

Breast Cancer Survivors Wellness Seminar Presented at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center A free wellness seminar for breast cancer survivors will take place at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center (NFMMC) at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 22, 2018. The “Yoga, Mindfulness, and Survivorship” seminar features guest speaker Mindy Scime, Ph.D., Director of Tree of Life Yoga Studios. Scime is a licen... »

Tiffany Cook to lead NFMMC Health Homes

  Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center today announced Tiffany Cook, M.S., has been named director of its Adult and Children’s Health Homes.  The announcement was made by Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer Sheila K. Kee. A healthcare administrator with more than 17 years of experience, Cook was awarded a master’s degree in Health Service Administration from Strayer Univer... »

Niagara County Health Survey

Niagara County is conducting a collaborative Community Health Assessment (CHA) to understand the health needs and concerns of our communities. “We are aiming to discover how to best serve our citizens and improve the health of Niagara County,” Public Health Director Daniel Stapleton explained.   The Niagara County Department of Health is working closely with local hospitals and community partners ... »

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