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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New Pediatric Primary Care Center

OISHEI CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL AND JERICHO ROAD COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER PARTNER TO OPEN NEW PEDIATRIC PRIMARY CARE CENTER ON BUFFALO’S EAST SIDE $1 Million Grant from the Mother Cabrini Health Foundation Makes Center Possible BUFFALO, NY – (September 24, 2020) John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital, The Children’s Hospital

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We Need Rapid Diagnostic Testing for COVID-19 NOW!

It’s Available and We Need it Now! by Kenneth V. Snyder, MD PhD Vice President Physician Quality Kaleida Health and UBNS Neurosurgeon and Annette Pinder It’s been nearly six months since the start of the pandemic. Our national death toll exceeds 176,000. More than 5.5 million people

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Blood Clots, Strokes, and COVID

Medical Experts are Trying to Understand the Connection By Annette Pinder An interesting phenomenon is occurring that medical experts are trying to understand. Typically considered a lung infection, SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, is having an effect on the lining of blood vessels throughout the body,

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When Can We Expect a COVID-19 Vaccine?

by Kenneth V. Snyder, MD, PhD We should all feel encouraged to know that researchers worldwide are working around the clock to develop a vaccine that will protect us from SARS-CoV-2, the virus causing the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the online resource, Regulatory Focus, 32 vaccines are

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Will We Get a Treatment Before We Get a Vaccine?

By Kenneth V. Snyder MD PhD-Vice President Quality of Kaleida Health, & Annette Pinder Publisher Buffalo Healthy Living Can the Wonder Drug Ivermectin Cure COVID-19? The Jerusalem Post, an Israeli newspaper, reports that Professor Eli Schwartz has launched a clinical trial of the drug Ivermectin, an antiparasitic agent

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