Catholic Health

South Buffalo Mercy
Tom Puckett
May 19, 2020 - 4:00 am
Catholic Health resumes elective surgeries at all of its hospitals, while ECMC gets a state waiver to resume.
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Triage tent set up outside of Mercy Hospital in Buffalo. March 27, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Triage tent set up outside of Mercy Hospital in Buffalo. March 27, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Catholic Health has received approval from the New York State Department of Health to resume elective surgery in Erie County. Last week, Governor Andrew Cuomo issued an executive order allowing elective surgeries to resume at 35 hospitals across the state, excluding Erie...
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Triage tent set up outside of Kenmore Mercy Hospital. March 27, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Triage tent set up outside of Kenmore Mercy Hospital. March 27, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
April 28, 2020 - 11:56 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Catholic Health is assuring parents who are expecting that they have a protocol in place for when the mother will give birth during the coronavirus pandemic.
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St. Joseph Post-Acute Center
(WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
Brendan Keany
April 13, 2020 - 3:36 pm
Catholic Health has partnered with the McGuire Group to reopen the former AbsolutCare nursing home in Orchard Park to dedicate the facility as a Covid-19 continuing care center.
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Erie County Legislature on Franklin Street in Buffalo. January 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
April 07, 2020 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Rapid testing for coronavirus may have allowed Catholic Health to put out a metaphorical fire at Father Baker Manor. But on a large scale, it’s unlikely the rapid testing will come any time soon to Erie County.
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Father Baker Manor
Mike Baggerman
April 06, 2020 - 11:38 am
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN) – Catholic Health officials said that 66 people who either live or work at Father Baker Manor are diagnosed with coronavirus but noted the large numbers of positive coronavirus cases at the nursing home in Orchard Park is due to rapid testing capabilities that came to the...
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Triage tent set up outside of Mercy Hospital in Buffalo. March 27, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Triage tent set up outside of Mercy Hospital in Buffalo. March 27, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
March 27, 2020 - 1:44 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Tents have been set up outside of the emergency rooms at Catholic Health hospitals to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
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Mark Sullivan
Catholic Health System
Tom Puckett
March 24, 2020 - 4:00 am
Catholic Health says it's ready to conduct rapid testing for Covid-19, but Erie County says Catholic Health's only applied.
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N95 Masks donated to Kaleida Health System. March 23, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
N95 Masks donated to Kaleida Health System. March 23, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
March 23, 2020 - 1:54 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Personal protective equipment (PPE) for health care workers are in high demand, but thanks to the kindness of the owners of a Tonawanda logistics business, some hospitals in the area will have upwards of ten days worth of the highly-sought N95 masks.
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St. Josephs Hospital Cheektowaga
WBEN Newsroom
March 19, 2020 - 2:50 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Catholic Health officials announced that they are converting St. Joseph’s Hospital on Harlem Road into a COVID-19 hospital that can provide up to 50 beds for people suffering from coronavirus.
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