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|11/25/2014||John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital Construction Cam|
View live images of the John R. Oishei Children's Hospital construction site progress!
|11/25/2014||Buffalo Philharmonic presents $15,000 to the John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital|
The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra (BPO) presented a $15,000 check to the campaign for the new Oishei Children’s Hospital on November 17 at Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo (WCHOB). The donation reflects proceeds from ticket sales to the July 19 Doctors of the World performance at Kleinhans Music Hall.
|11/25/2014||Expectant Moms and their Babies to Benefit from New March of Dimes Project|
On November 17, 2014 the March of Dimes announced a partnership with Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo and other local hospitals and health organizations to implement the Healthy Babies are Worth the Wait® program.
|11/25/2014||Charity Crafters Donate Hand-Knit Items for Newborns in Need|
Charity Crafters stopped by the Mother-Baby Unit at Women & Children’s Hospital recently to donate nearly 100 hand-knitted blankets, sweaters and hats for newborns in need.
|11/25/2014||Progress Continues on New Children’s Hospital Project|
|Kaleida Health has given its construction manager, Turner Construction, notice to proceed with additional work on the John R. Oishei Children's Hospital.|
|11/25/2014||The Festival of Trees|
The Festival of Trees is on display through December 5 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel.
|11/19/2014||Schumer Calls for Senate to Pass the Sudden Unexpected Death Data Enhancement and Awareness Act|
Senator Charles E. Schumer urged the Senate on Monday to pass bipartisan legislation in the lame-duck session of Congress that would require significant improvements to research, investigation techniques, and reporting protocols that are used following sudden unexplained death among infants and children.
|11/14/2014||Unyts Blood Drive to Help Patients Like Alexis Sonricker|
Please show your support for Alexis and all other patients in need of blood throughout Western New York by donating at the Unyts blood drive at Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo on Tuesday, November 18 from 7 a.m.-2 p.m. in Alford Auditorium
|11/14/2014||11 Year Old Entertains Patients & Visitors With Musical Talent|
11 year old Vincent Bonelli set up stage in the hospital lobby on November 11 and treated listeners to a playlist of top hits.
|11/14/2014||A Dog for Jack|
Kathleen Bethin, MD, PhD of the Endocrinology/Diabetes division at Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo was recently featured in a WGRZ-Channel 2 news story with one of her patients, Jack Schroeder.
|11/6/2014||Mickey Mouse Visits with Patients|
Dressed in an original Mickey Mouse costume, Dave Gordon, owner of Christmas Central, stopped by Women & Children’s Hospital to help spread the Halloween Spirit to our patients.
|11/5/2014||Halloween Fun at Women & Children’s Hospital|
Check out a gallery of photos from the annual Patient Halloween Parade!
|11/5/2014||Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital Celebrates Construction Milestone|
|Physicians, staff and leaders from Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital and Kaleida Health gathered for brief remarks as the last sequence of steel was erected at the construction site of the hospital’s new $13.6 million 10-bed neonatal intensive care unit.|
|11/5/2014||Buffalo General Medical Center’s Bariatric Program Nationally Recognized for High-Quality Care in Bariatric Surgery|
|The Center for Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery at Buffalo General Medical Center announced that it has again been named an American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence (ASMBS BSOE).|
|11/4/2014||Gates Vascular Institute Cardiac Surgery Team Achieves Three-Star Rating|
|The Gates Vascular Institute’s cardiac surgery team has again achieved a three-star overall composite score, the highest recognition possible from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.|
|10/31/2014||Night of Indulgence|
View photos from the 2nd annual Kaleida Health Spirit of Women Night of Indulgence!
|10/31/2014||Yung Named Director of Revenue Cycle Clinical Support|
|Amy Yung, RN, CCDS, has been named director of revenue cycle clinical support at Kaleida Health. In this expanded role, Yung will be responsible for the clinical documentation program, revenue cycle clinical quality and analysis, and clinical denials.|
|10/31/2014||Chief of Service, Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine Named|
|Beth A. Smith, MD, was named chief of service of psychiatry and behavioral medicine for Kaleida Health effective November 1, 2014.|
|10/30/2014||Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo Works with Health Department on Ebola Designation|
|Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo officials announced that they will partner with the New York State Department of Health and serve as a designated Ebola-care facility for pediatric and maternal patients in Western New York.|
|10/29/2014||VNA Ranked in Top One Percent of Home Health Agencies|
|The Visiting Nursing Association (VNA) of Western New York has been ranked in the top one percent of home health agencies in the United States.|
|10/29/2014||Buffalo General Medical Center and Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital Receive Consumer Choice Award|
|Buffalo General Medical Center (BGMC) and Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital have received the 2014/2015 Consumer Choice Award from National Research Corporation, as announced in the October 13 issue of Modern Healthcare magazine.|
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