Connecting Our Community COVID-19 Services/Announcements

As we receive messages from various health and service providers, we are sharing them with you! The American Heart Association is doing everything possible in Western New York to protect the people and communities we serve. You may wish to bookmark our online Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources, which will be updated

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The Importance of Workplace Wellness–Attend the Summit this March!

By Shannon Traphagen The American Heart Association understands the need for workplace wellness. Together with Lawley and Independent Health, the 4th Annual Buffalo Niagara Corporate Wellness Summit will be held Thursday, March 12th at Hotel Henry. Did you know that between 70 to 90 percent of health

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Independent Health Medicare Advantage 2020

Independent Health announces stable premiums, comprehensive benefits for its 2020 Medicare Advantage plans Innovative benefits include non-emergency transportation, home-delivered meals, and Brook personal health companion app BUFFALO, N.Y., October 1, 2019…Independent Health’s 2020 individual Medicare Advantage plans will include stable premiums and new benefits designed to help members get

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Buffalo Bills Independent Health Renew Partnership

Health and Wellness Challenge – Independent Health and Buffalo Bills BUFFALO, N.Y. (September 24, 2019) — The Buffalo Bills and Independent Health renewed their commitment today to team up and tackle the region’s health challenges and promote better health and well-being for Western New Yorkers. Since 2014, the

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Independent Health and Brook Expand Patient-Driven Partnership

Independent Health and Brook expand patient-driven partnership Brook Health Companion offers news capabilities to help all Independent Health members take charge of their health BUFFALO, N.Y., November 14, 2018– Independent Health and Brook, a leading digital health platform for chronic disease management, have made it easier for Independent

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Independent Health Receives 4.5 Stars Medicare and Medicaid Designation

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services designates Independent Health as a 4.5 Star Rated Medicare Plan for 2019 Star Ratings are one of many things Medicare beneficiaries should consider when selecting a Medicare Advantage plan for 2019 (BUFFALO, N.Y., October 24, 2018) Independent Health has once again been recognized

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Help Your Child Eat Healthy At School

Courtesy of Independent Health’s Health Promotion and Wellness Department At the beginning of each school year many parents struggle with deciding whether to have their child bring a bagged lunch from home or buy lunch from the school cafeteria. Whenever possible, we encourage parents to pack their

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Independent Health Bills Health and Wellness Challenge

THOUSANDS OF WESTERN NEW YORKERS PARTICIPATE IN THIS SPRING’S INDEPENDENT HEALTH AND BUFFALO BILLS HEALTH & WELLNESS CHALLENGE Six-week, community-wide health and wellness initiative continues to gain momentum; Depew resident awarded grand prize trip to South Beach to see the Bills play Miami Orchard Park, N.Y., July 7, 2017

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