Protect Your Health with a Heart-Smart Eating Plan

Protect Your Health with a Heart-Smart Eating Plan March is Natural Nutrition Month!   As people have spent more time at home, many have rediscovered the simple joy of home-cooking, and stumbled upon a secret weapon for health at the same time. By making smart, intentional decisions

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Patient Visitation Resumes at Niagara Memorial

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center today announced it is allowing limited patient visitation in its acute care areas for first time since early December. The new visitation policy comes with a number of restrictions meant to keep patients and staff members safe. The policy will be reviewed

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Expanding Services For LGBTQ+ Communities of Color

Today Evergreen Health announced that The MOCHA Center of Buffalo (“MOCHA Buffalo”) will become part of Evergreen Health beginning in May 2021. MOCHA Buffalo offers social events and other programs focused on improving the health and wellness of LGBTQ+ people of color, and is currently part of

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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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Goodbye 2020! Step into 2021 with a healthy New Year’s resolution

We’re all ready to bid farewell to 2020, but are you ready for 2021? Start the year on a path to good health with a New Year’s resolution you can stick to. Vague, non-specific New Year’s resolutions are likely to fail. If you want to get healthy,

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Catholic Health Names James M. Garvey Executive Vice President & COO

Catholic Health has named James M. Garvey, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer. He brings extensive national experience in executive oversight of health system care continuums, operations functions, and resource management to Catholic Health, having served in senior leadership roles at major health systems and medical

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Independent Health deepens its partnership with the Brook Health Companion app

Independent Health today announced it is deepening its  partnership with Brook, the innovative Seattle-based health-technology company that helps  individuals take better care of their health. Based on the expanding needs of its users, Brook is broadening its feature-set to give actionable tools to augment the personalized, on-demand health support provided 24-hours

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Neighborhood Health Center adds second Niagara Street site

A spike in new patients and a demand for services is prompting the Neighborhood Health Center of WNY to open a second clinic on Niagara Street. Neighborhood Health paid $750,000 for the 24,060-square-foot building at 1569 Niagara Street, buying it from Siam Properties Inc. of Amherst, according to documents

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HOPE BUFFALO GRANTED OVER $4.3 MILLION

 HOPE Buffalo, a project of CAI, has been awarded a three year grant totaling $4,365,000 from The Office of Population Affairs (OPA) through its “Optimally Changing the Map for Teen Pregnancy Prevention (Tier 1)” funding opportunity to support teen pregnancy prevention in the City of Buffalo.    

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