ECMC Receives National Advertising Awards

BUFFALO, NEW YORK—Erie County Medical Center Corporation recently received several advertising/marketing awards from the national publication, Healthcare Marketing Report.    The publication’s 36th Annual Healthcare Advertising Awards for ECMC included a: Gold for ECMC 100th Anniversary Video (Digital Video category); Silver for ECMC Service Line Campaign (Integrated Marketing Campaign category); ... »

HPV Epidemic Documentary: Someone You Love

Someone You Love Documentary: The HPV Epidemic Premieres at ECMC   BUFFALO, NY—Hosted by Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) the evening of April 10, 2019, the documentary film Someone You Love: The HPV Epidemic follows the lives of five women affected by the human papilloma virus (HPV) and cervical cancer.  Nearly all cervical cancers are caused by HPV.  These women and their families share their i... »

Donate Life!

Unyts, ECMC Kick-Off Donate Life Month Joint effort to raise organ donation awareness, encourage our community to register as donors, and celebrate the generosity of those who have given the gift of life   The Regional Center of Excellence for Transplantation & Kidney Care at ECMC is a state-of-the-art facility dedicated to comprehensive patient care.  Unyts is Western New York’s only organ, e... »

ECMC Trauma Center Emergency Department

ECMC Trauma Center/Emergency Department Project Capital Campaign Exceeds $10 Million Over $10.2 million in private funding reached midway through campaign with $15 million goal for ECMC’s new, state-of-the-art Trauma Center and Emergency Department BUFFALO, NEW YORK—Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today announced it has received over $10.2 million in private funding for the hospital’... »

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 ... »

ECMC Adds Expertise of Four Physicians to Regional Center of Excellence for Transplantation and Kidney Care Medical Staff

Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation officials today announced that four physicians were recently appointed to the medical staff of the Regional Center of Excellence for Transplantation and Kidney Care at ECMC. Dr. Jon VonVisger was appointed Primary Nephrologist and Medical Director. Dr. VonVisger completed combined MD and PhD degrees at the University of Maryland, School of Medicine in ... »

ECMC Kidney Transplantation

ECMC Kidney Transplantation Program Receives HRSA Grant $1.2 million Grant Awarded for Social and Behavioral Interventions to Increase Solid Organ and Tissue Donation BUFFALO, NEW YORK—Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today announced the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has awarded a $1.2 million grant ($400,000/year for ... »

ECMC Farmers’ Market at Grider

Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation and ECMC Foundation opened the Farmers’ Market at Grider for the tenth season on Friday, January 8. ECMC pastoral care staff, administrators, vendors and area residents joined today in the annual “Blessing of the Market.” The Farmers’ Market at Grider is a community resource providing access to healthy food and promoting healthy lifestyles in the 14215... »

Eliminating Dental Health Disparities at Erie County Medical Center

By Annette Pinder Most of us know that if we don’t take care of our teeth we can get cavities, but there are many more reasons to get serious about our dental hygeine. Poor dental health has been implicated in multiple medical complications such as heart disease and respiratory infections. This particularly affects our most vulnerable populations, including those with special needs or intellectual... »

ECMC Emergency Department Project

NYSDOH APPROVES ECMC’S NEW EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT PROJECT Required state approval clears way for new state-of-the-art Trauma Center/Emergency Department BUFFALO, NEW YORK—Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today announced that the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) has unanimously approved ECMC’s Certificate Of Need (CON) for construction of the hospital’s future Trauma Ce... »

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