ECMC ICU Receives National Award of Excellence

ECMC’s MICU Earns American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) Silver-Level Beacon Award for Excellence for the second time in three years BUFFALO, NEW YORK—Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today announced that the hospital’s Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) has again been awarded a silver-level American Association

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ECMC Participates in Wound Care Awareness Week

ECMC Center for Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicine Participates in Annual Healogics Wound Care Awareness Week BUFFALO, NY – The Center for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine at ECMC (Erie County Medical Center) a member of the Healogics network, is helping raise awareness of chronic wounds during

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ECMC Opens New Trauma and Emergency Department

ECMC OPENS STATE–OF–THE–ART KEYBANK TRAUMA AND EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT $55 million facility replaces existing department opened in 1978 BUFFALO, NEW YORK—Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today celebrated the opening of its new $55 million KeyBank Trauma and Emergency Department, which doubles the size of ECMC’s 40-year old

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ECMC Highlights Mental Health Month

As the Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health and by volume, the state’s most comprehensive behavioral health care provider, Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today announced it is recognizing behavioral health professionals as it highlights Mental Health Month. Throughout the month of May and specifically

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WIVB TV Teams Up with Buffalo Healthy Living To Answer Your Questions

Tune into WIVB-TV Channel 4 on Friday, May 22 from 3-4 pm to get your questions answered. The program will feature the following physicians. To get your questions answered send them to Ask4@wivb.com or call 716-204-8881. Richard Charles MD Dr. Charles is Chief Medical Officer for General

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ECMC Announces COVID-19 Testing Sites

ECMC redirects Medicaid funds enabling 27 sites in 17 priority zip codes across Amherst, Buffalo, Dunkirk, Jamestown, Lockport, Niagara Falls, North Tonawanda, Wheatfield, and Williamsville communities BUFFALO, N.Y – Erie County Medical Center Corporation (ECMC) today announced 10 community health center and primary care practice organizations have

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ECMC Left Out of Federal Funding to Hospitals

HELP ECMC GET FEDERAL FUNDING TO HOSPITALS AFFECTED BY COVID-19 PANDEMIC BY CONTACTING YOUR CONGRESSIONAL REPRESENTATIVE! Background As a frontline urban safety net hospital, as well as Western New York’s only Level 1 Adult Trauma hospital, ECMC responded quickly to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic when,

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