ECMC KeyBank Trauma and Emergency Department

Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today commemorated the first-year anniversary of the opening of the institution’s $55 million KeyBank Trauma and Emergency Department, which doubled the size of the previous 40-year old facility and features state-of-the-art technology and equipment for the region’s only Level I Adult

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Reducing Gun Violence & Improving Services for Area Victims

Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation and the New York State Division of Criminal Justice have come together to establish a new collaboration between the state’s SNUG Street Outreach program and BRAVE (Buffalo Rising Against Violence at ECMC). This new endeavor will expand the existing work of

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Pharmacy Services for ECMC Patients

ECMC Launching Integrated Specialty Pharmacy Service for Patients New service supports ECMC’s commitment to exceptional patient experience and superior clinical outcomes BUFFALO, NEW YORK – ECMC today announced the launch of an integrated specialty pharmacy service in partnership with Trellis Rx, a leading technology-enabled specialty pharmacy services provider.

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America’s Essential Hospitals’ Board of Directors

Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today announced that ECMC President & CEO Thomas J. Quatroche Jr., PhD has been reappointed to the Board of Directors of America’s Essential Hospitals by a vote of the association’s full national membership. The national organization represents more than 300 hospitals

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ECMC Named Top 10 Percent in the Nation for Orthopedic Services

Erie County Medical Center is among the top 10 percent in the nation for Orthopedic Services, according to new research by Healthgrades, the leading resource that connects consumers, physicians and health systems. Each year, Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance at nearly 4,500 hospitals nationwide for 32 of the most

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ECMC Earns Recognition for Quality Services

Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today announced that the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) has again recognized ECMC’s Family Health Center and its Internal Medicine Center for achieving sustaining practices through the New York State Patient-Centered Medical Home™ (PCMH™) program.* Both primary care services had

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ECMC Recognized for Quality and Cost-Efficiency in Bariatric Surgery

Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation is proud to be recognized by BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York with a Blue Distinction® Centers+ for Bariatric Surgery designation, as part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. Blue Distinction Centers are nationally designated healthcare facilities that show a

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ECMC Breast Health Honored

ECMC Breast Health Program Honored as Top 10 Submission By America’s Essential Hospitals in VITAL 2020 Population Health Category BUFFALO, NY—Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation’s Breast Health Program was recently honored by America’s Essential Hospitals as a Top 10 submission nationally. The VITAL 2020 Awards Committee stated

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ECMC Wins 3-Year Medical Rehab Care Accreditation

ECMC AWARDED THREE-YEAR CARF ACCREDITATION FOR MEDICAL REHAB PROGRAM BUFFALO, NY— The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) announced that Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation’s Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit has been accredited for a period of three years through June 30, 2023. This is the

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