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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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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Unprecedented Three Health System Collaboration

Addressing Cardiac Care Disparity in Niagara “George,” a 56-year-old unemployed welder, was complaining of chest pain when he walked into the emergency room at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center. His unemployment assistance expired, he was living on public assistance and barely getting by in a drafty apartment

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