Kaleida Health Responds to Mercy Hospital Strike News

Kaleida Health released the following statement this morning about the labor dispute between the Catholic Health System and one of its labor unions, CWA1133: “We have been monitoring the Mercy Hospital strike situation very closely for the past 48 hours and we have responded accordingly as we

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Diagnosing and Treating Atrial Fibrillation

September is Afib Awareness Month! By Annette Pinder A fully functional heart is like a well-oiled machine. However, various conditions can affect the heart and its ability to function at peak capacity. Individuals with an irregular heartbeat, also known as arrhythmia, may experience atrial fibrillation, a common

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Celebrating 2000th TAVR Procedure

Gates Vascular Institute (GVI) Celebrates Landmark 2000th Transcatheter Heart Valve Procedure (TAVR) TAVR is a minimally invasive treatment option that has revolutionized cardiac medicine and replaced open-heart surgery for many patients Buffalo, N.Y (March 11, 2021) – The structural heart team at Kaleida Health’s Gates Vascular Institute (GVI)

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Covid Town Hall – Your Questions Answered

Our COVID Town Halls on WBBZ-TV’s Your Hometown Healthcare Connection featured Kenneth V. Snyder MD PhD, VP Physician Quality at Kaleida Health and Dr. Raul Vazquez MD, President and CEO of G-Health Enterprises. Watch the town halls at Covid questions that were asked and answered included: – What are

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Menopause Increases Women’s Risk of Heart Disease

Menopause Increases Women’s Risk of Heart Disease Courtesy of the American Heart Association   During a woman’s late 40s to mid-50s when a woman experiences menopause, her risk for developing heart issues increases. Monitoring this phase of life and developing intervention strategies may help prevent heart disease,

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Kiss 2020 Goodbye with Kaleida Health and Support Local Frontline Healthcare Workers

Kiss 2020 Goodbye with Kaleida Health and Support Local Frontline Healthcare Workers   BUFFALO, NY – (December 21, 2020) The Kaleida Health Foundation invites the Western New York community to “Kiss 2020 Goodbye” and ring in the new year by supporting local frontline healthcare workers. Kaleida Health is offering

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Supporting Frontline Workers During the Pandemic

Supporting Frontline Workers During the Pandemic Kaleida Health Foundation’s Need Continues By Kristen Bieber, Marketing Manager Kaleida Health Foundation   As much of the community pressed pause in mid-March when COVID-19 began to hit, one organization went into overdrive. Within a week, the Kaleida Health Foundation launched

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Bryant Named Kaleida Health Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer

Bryant Named Kaleida Health Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer   BUFFALO, N.Y (November 10, 2020)– Kaleida Health has named Shannon Bryant, LMHC, chief diversity and inclusion officer following a national search. Bryant joins Kaleida Health from Person Centered Services, a Care Coordination Organization (CCO) that connect individuals

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Halloween at Transit Drive-In!

Celebrate Halloween at Transit Drive-In and Support Kaleida’s Local Frontline Workers! The Kaleida Health Foundation invites Western New York families to come to a “Halloween on Transit.” The family-friendly event, which will be held outside with social distancing measures in place, will feature a variety of activities,

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