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|12/15/2014||Kaleida Health Achieves ISO 9001 Certification|
|Kaleida Health is one of just nine hospitals and health systems in New York State and among the first 100 in the United States to achieve ISO 9001 certification by DNV GL.|
|12/12/2014||Cystic Fibrosis Center Ranks in Top 10 Nationally|
According to a report provided by the national Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, both the Pediatric and Adult Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Programs at Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo have lung function (median FEV1) amongst the top 10 nationally.
|12/11/2014||Women & Children’s Hospital Music Video|
We are excited to share with you the first-ever Women & Children's Hospital Music Video, featuring our own staff and patients!
|12/11/2014||WCHOB Stone’s Buddies Holiday Party & Tree Lighting|
The annual Stone’s Buddies Holiday Party and Tree Lighting at Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo helped to ring-in the Holiday Season on December 10 with employees, physicians, patients and their families invited to get into the Holiday Spirit.
|12/11/2014||Centering Pregnancy at OB/GYN Centers|
The OB/GYN Centers of Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo received a $79,994 grant from the Health Foundation of Western & Central New York through its Expanding Best Practice Maternal & Child Health Programming initiative.
|12/11/2014||Healthy Babies are Worth the Wait Consumer Education Initiative for OB/GYN Centers|
The March of Dimes, New York State Chapter awarded a $10,000 one year grant to the OB/GYN Centers of Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo to implement the March of Dimes “Healthy Babies are Worth the Wait Consumer Education Initiative.”
|12/11/2014||The Craniofacial Center of WNY Receives a $4,200 Donation|
The Cranifacial Center of WNY recently received a $4,200 donation from the SUNY Buffalo State Chapter of the National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association in support of children with cleft lip and palate and their families.
|12/11/2014||Maureen Ferrino named WNY Outstanding Dietetic Educator of the Year|
Maureen Ferrino, clinical dietician for the School Based Health Program at Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo, has been named the 2014-2015 WNY Outstanding Dietetic Educator of the Year by the Western New York Dietetic Association.
|12/10/2014||Kaleida Health Closes on HUD Loan for New Children’s Hospital|
|Kaleida Health closed on its sixth U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) insured mortgage loan.|
|12/4/2014||NICU Rocker Turns Terminal Illness into Lasting Legacy|
Liz Schulman, a Volunteer NICU Rocker at Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo, has set up a fund to ensure that the sick and premature babies she cares for each week will continue to receive the love and attention they need once she's no longer here to give it.
|12/4/2014||Mary M. Kontos Care Champion Award|
On October 11, 2014 the very first Mary M. Kontos Care Champion Awards were granted to two deserving individuals at the 28th Annual North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference in Atlanta, Georgia.
|12/4/2014||John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital Construction Cam|
View live images of the John R. Oishei Children's Hospital construction site progress!
|12/4/2014||The Festival of Trees|
The Festival of Trees is on display through December 5 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel.
|12/2/2014||12 Days of Giving|
Boulevard Mall has selected Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo as one of five benefitting charities of the mall’s 12 Days of Giving Holiday Giving Campaign!
|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.|
|11/19/2014||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.
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