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5/22/2015Farberman Named Citizen of the Year
 Daniel J. Farberman, vice president of human resources and labor relations at Kaleida Health, was named the 2015 Charles E. Leonard Citizen of the Year by the Labor & Employment Relations Association of Western New York.
Updated: 5/22/2015

5/22/2015Drucy Borowitz, MD Receives Stockton Kimball Award

Drucy Borowitz, MD from UBMD Pediatrics’ Division of Pulmonology at Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo is the 2015 recipient of the University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences’ annual Stockton Kimball Award. This award is the medical school’s highest honor.

5/22/2015Memorial Medical Center and Women & Children’s Hospital Partner to Enhance Labor & Delivery Services in Niagara

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center has partnered with Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo to add a special kind of physician expertise to its labor and delivery services with the appointment of obstetrician laborists to its medical staff.

5/19/2015BGMC/GVI, DMH and MFSH Receive Get With The Guidelines Awards

Buffalo General Medical Center/Gates Vascular Institute, DeGraff Memorial Hospital and Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital recently received several American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Get With The Guidelines® Quality Achievement Awards.

Updated: 5/19/2015

5/18/2015From Down Under to Inside the Gates
 Ronald Cooper and four members of his family traveled from Australia to the Gates Vascular Institute for lifesaving treatment of intracranial basilar artery stenosis.
Updated: 5/20/2015

5/14/2015Three Year Old Donates Coloring Books for Kids

Three year old Eliza and her mom, Julie,  dropped off boxes of coloring books and crayons on May 12 in hopes that the items make a child’s day a little easier.

Updated: 5/15/2015

5/14/20152015 Buffalo Bills Rookie Class Visit Women & Children’s Hospital

Members of the 2015 Buffalo Bills rookie class made a visit to Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo on May 15 as part of the team’s 8th annual tour of the city of Buffalo and Niagara Falls.

Updated: 5/15/2015

5/14/2015Jannie Roberts Celebrates 50 Years at Kaleida Health

Jannie Roberts, patient registration representative on the Labor & Delivery unit at Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo, recently celebrated 50 years at Kaleida Health.  In recognition of this milestone, Jannie's coworkers threw her a celebratory party to thank her for her years of dedication.

Updated: 5/15/2015

5/14/2015Certificate of Need Approved for Maple West Complex
 The New York State Department of Health recently approved Kaleida Health’s Certificate of Need (CON) to move the Diabetes and Endocrinology Center along with Buffalo Therapy Services to a new location at the corner of North Forest and Maple Roads.
Updated: 5/14/2015

5/12/20152015 KISS Cares for Kids Radiothon Signs Off With More Than $125,000

The KISS Cares for Kids Radiothon, which aired live on WKSE-FM Radio, KISS 98.5 on May 8, successfully signed off by raising $125,095 in pledges to benefit Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo.

Updated: 5/12/2015

5/11/2015Bies Named Director of Accreditation Readiness
 Kristen E. Bies was named director of accreditation readiness for Kaleida Health.

5/8/2015Lomeo Receives Openness to Change Award

Jody Lomeo, president and CEO, Kaleida Health, received the Leadership Buffalo 2015 Openness to Change Award presented at the Values Awards Luncheon.

Updated: 5/8/2015

5/8/2015John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital Construction Cam

View live images of the John R. Oishei Children's Hospital construction site progress!

Updated: 5/8/2015

5/7/2015NPA Regional Spring Conference

The Nurse Practitioner Association of New York State, Western New York Chapter has announced its Regional Spring Conference to be held on Saturday, June 13 from 7:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. at Protocol Restaurant, 6766 Transit Road in Williamsville.

Updated: 5/7/2015

5/7/2015WCHOB Nurse Has A Lot to Celebrate this Mother’s Day

Susan Zyglis, RN has a lot to be proud of this Mother’s Day.  Her son, Adam Zyglis, staff editorial cartoonist for The Buffalo News, is the recipient of the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Cartooning.

5/7/2015Momba Chia, MHA, Appointed Director of Public Health, Women & Children’s Hospital

Momba brings with him 5+ years in healthcare executive leadership positions and strength in navigating organizations through healthcare changes while maintaining the highest quality healthcare services.

Updated: 5/8/2015

5/7/2015Kirsten Johnson Moore Gives Presentation on Effective Team Building in Healthcare

Kirsten Johnson-Moore, VP and Chief Nursing Officer at Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo was a guest speaker at the 13th Annual Airborne Neonatal and Pediatric Transport National Conference in Austin, Texas May 6-8, 2015.

Updated: 5/8/2015

5/7/2015Elizabeth Bowdish, MD, MA Receives ASE Surgical Education Research Fellowship

Elizabeth Bowdish, MD, MA, a fellow in the Department of Pediatric Surgery at Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo, is this year’s recipient of the prestigious ASE (Association of American Surgical Education) Surgical Education Research Fellowship (SERF), a one year, home-site fellowship designed to equip investigators with the skills and knowledge needed to plan, implement and report research studies in the field of surgical education.

5/7/2015Students Collect More Than 600 Items for Comfort Bag Program

"Alana & Joy’s Coloring Books 4 Kids” made their annual visit to Women & Children’s Hospital on April 29, donating 627 items for the Comfort Bag program sponsored by the Family Advisory Council.

5/7/2015DAISY Award

To recognize the dedication of nurses, Kaleida Health has launched The DAISY Award, an international program that celebrates the compassionate care nurses provide every day. 

Updated: 5/15/2015

5/5/2015Stroke Patient Returns to Say Thank you and Show her Progress

Jackie Tlustos and her husband Lance recently contacted the Gates Vascular Institute to ask if they could come thank the doctors, nurses and other support staff for the outstanding care she received after experiencing a stroke.

Updated: 5/5/2015

5/4/2015MFS Receives Get With the Guidelines Heart Failure Award

Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital has received the Get With The Guidelines®–Heart Failure Gold-Plus Quality Achievement Award

Updated: 5/5/2015

5/1/2015Home Health Job Fair
 The VNA is holding a Job Fair on Wednesday, May 6, 2015, to recruit new staff for Erie and Niagara counties.
Updated: 5/1/2015

4/30/201533rd Annual Buffalo News Kids Day

Thousands of volunteers hit the streets on April 28 in honor of Buffalo News Kids Day presented by TOPS Friendly Markets.  Read the stories and see the faces of this year's featured patients.

Updated: 4/30/2015

4/30/2015Buffalo General Medical Center/Gates Vascular Institute Honored With Two Get With The Guidelines Awards
 Buffalo General Medical Center/The Gates Vascular Institute (BGMC/GVI) have been honored with two American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Get With The Guidelines® Awards.
Updated: 5/12/2015

4/30/2015KISS Cares for Kids Radiothon May 7-8

The KISS Cares for Kids Radiothon will air live from Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo on WKSE-FM Radio, KISS 98.5 on Friday, May 8 from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.  A special social media fundraising campaign will take place on Thursday, May 7.

Updated: 4/30/2015

4/30/2015Girl Scout Troop Supports Comfort Bag Program

Girl Scout Junior Troop 70097 from Sanborn, NY stopped by Women & Children’s Hospital earlier this month to make a donation to our Comfort Bag program.

Updated: 4/30/2015

4/30/2015In The News: How To Understand Transgender Identity

Allison Bartels, MS, LMHC and Danielle Cook, MS, LMHC, mental health counselors at The Center for Psychosexual Health, were recently interviewed on AM Buffalo regarding the topic of transgender therapy.

Updated: 4/30/2015

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