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Auto Bureau Blood Pressure Screenings

Erie County and Mercy Hospital Launch Free “Heart Healthy” Auto Bureau Blood Pressure Screenings Screenings will be part of American Heart Month in February What do the auto bureaus and your blood pressure have in common? It may not be what you think! As part of American Heart Month in February, the Erie County Clerk’s office and Mercy Hospital of Buffalo have teamed up for the second year to offe... »

Mobile Food Pantry

Joining forces for wellness The Mobile Food Pantry and Heart Smart for Life   By Annette Pinder Mercy Hospital, Food Bank of WNY, and Catholic Charities have joined forces on a new “Mobile” Food Pantry at the Mercy Comprehensive Care Center (MCCC) located at 397 Louisiana Streetin Buffalo’s Old First Ward. The free service delivers thousands of pounds of fresh fruits and vegetables to nearly 500 a... »

Horticulture, Art and Yoga Programs are Planned at the Botanical Gardens

The Botanical Gardens is an inspiring place to learn about art, horticulture, and wellness. A Horticulture Certificate Series, Horticulture VI, will begin February 23, Beginner, Intermediate, and Studio Watercolor classes will be offered in several different sessions beginning February 25 and two sessions of Yoga, Gentle Hatha and Gentle Power Flow, will be offered beginning February 27. David Cla... »

Mercy Hospital Honors EMS “Superheroes” at Awards Dinner

Mercy Hospital of Buffalo recently honored 26 local emergency medical services (EMS) providers, many of them who volunteer as paramedics in their communities, at its 1st Annual EMS Awards Dinner. Over 100 people gathered for the event to recognize these first responders and “superheroes” for the life-saving efforts they provide on a daily basis. These EMS crews were chosen for their heroic actions... »

Dr. Edward Cosgrove Named Medical Director of Emergency Department

Edward Cosgrove, MD, has been named Medical Director of the Emergency Department at Mercy Hospital of Buffalo. He is a member physician of TEAMHealth, Northeast Division, which services the hospital. Dr. Cosgrove, who has over 20 years of experience in emergency medicine, previously served as the Assistant Medical Director of Mercy Hospital’s Emergency Department since 2016. A graduate of the Univ... »

American Heart Association announces Shari McDonald as the 2019 Go Red for Women® Campaign Chair

The Buffalo Niagara American Heart Association is pleased to announce Shari McDonald RN, MSN, at Mercy Hospital of Buffalo as chair of the 2019 Go Red for Women® campaign and Go Red for Women® Luncheon being held on February 8, 2019 at the Lexus Club, 1 Seymour H. Knox III Plaza, Buffalo, NY 14203. While nearly 80 percent of cardiac events can be prevented, cardiovascular diseases continue to be a... »

Largest Donation to Mercy Hospital by Russell Salvatore

Esteemed Restaurateur and Philanthropist Russell J. Salvatore Makes Largest Single Donation Ever to Mercy Hospital Buffalo, NY. – June 27, 2018:  Russell Salvatore, local philanthropist and one of Western New York’s most renowned and admired restaurateurs, continued to spread his kindness and generosity throughout the local Buffalo community as he recently presented a $500,000 donation to the Merc... »

Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns and Mercy Hospital Team Up

As part of American Heart Month in February, the Erie County Clerk’s office and Mercy Hospital of Buffalo have teamed up to offer free blood pressure screenings at auto bureaus across the county. Cardiovascular disease remains the leading cause of death in Erie County and the No. 1 cause of death in the United States. In fact, Erie County residents experience 33% more heart disease death than the ... »

Free Car Seat Safety Check Dec. 16 Mercy Hospital

Buffalo, NY­— and Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, in conjunction with State Senator Tim Kennedy, Safe Kids WNY, and EPIC, will be hosting a FREE Car Seat Safety Check on Saturday, December 16 from 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. at the hospital, 565 Abbott Rd., Buffalo, NY 14220. The safety check will be conducted by certified car seat technicians on the first floor of the Mercy parking ramp, with additional activi... »

New MRI Suite at Mercy Hospital

Mercy Hospital Plans New MRI Suite In response to a growing demand for advanced imaging services, Mercy Hospital has announced plans to create a new MRI suite in a proposed 8,100 square-foot addition on the southeast corner of the hospital campus near Choate Avenue. The estimated $5.1 million project will involve the demolition of a one-story building that connected the hospital to a former mobile... »

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