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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New ECMC Podcast: Stress Management through Holidays, Pandemic, More

New ECMC Podcast: Stress Management through Holidays, Pandemic, More Chief Clinical Psychologist Lisa A. Keenan-Uschold, Ph.D., Offers Valuable Info & Advice   BUFFALO, NEW YORK— Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation recently completed production of new True Care Healthcast podcast that offers coping strategies and advice to help get through the

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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 Leadership Stands With Its Nurses!

ECMC LEADERSHIP STANDS WITH ITS NURSES Federal government must provide PPE to frontline healthcare staff Erie County Medical Center Corporation Executive Leadership today stood with its dedicated nurses, calling on the federal government to utilize the Defense Production Act to make Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) for caregivers

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ECMC’s Terrace View Long-Term Care Gets Five-Star Quality Rating

Achievement marks first ever five-star rating for 390-bed facility on ECMC health campus BUFFALO, NEW YORK – Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today announced that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), part of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has determined that

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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

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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

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Igniting Action: Eliminating Health Care Disparities

By Peter J. Ciotta Did you know that African Americans who live in five ZIP codes on Buffalo’s East Side (14204, 14206, 14211, 14212, and 14215) experience many of the worst health outcomes in Erie County? They are more likely to have serious chronic and often preventable

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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)

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