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ECMC
Cutting the ribbon (Saturday, May 30, 2020) to ECMC’s all new “KeyBank Trauma and Emergency Department” facility are (l. to r.): Karen Konikoff, RN, NP, Vice President, Critical Care & Emergency Services, ECMCC; Thomas J. Quatroche Jr., PhD, President & CEO, ECMCC; Donna Oddo, RN, BSN, Nursing Care Coordinator, Emergency Department, ECMCC; Elizabeth S. Gurney, Director, Corporate Philanthropy, KeyBank; Dr. Michael A. Manka Jr., Chief of Emergency Medicine, ECMCC; Jonathan A. Dandes, Chair, Board of Directors, ECMCC; and Tiffany Wilson, RN, Emergency Department, ECMCC.
WBEN Newsroom
May 30, 2020 - 12:58 pm
BUFFALO, NEW YORK (WBEN) —Erie County Medical Center today celebrated the opening of their new $55 million KeyBank Trauma and Emergency Department, which will double the size of the existing 40-year old facility and feature state-of-the-art technology and equipment for the region’s only Level I...
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WBEN Newsroom
April 05, 2020 - 10:00 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (Investigative Post) - Western New York’s hospitals were in dire financial shape coming into 2020. The COVID-19 pandemic — with the attendant costs in equipment, staffing and, perhaps most damagingly, lost revenue — is going to compound their problems.
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Tim Wenger
May 09, 2019 - 8:12 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - We hear it all the time, that Buffalo is a 'giving community'. Proof positive was demonstrated Thursday as the WBEN/KISS Cares For Kids RadioThon to benefit Oishei Children's Hospital raised in excess of $213,000 and the tally continues to grow. The goal for the day-long...
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Tom Puckett
December 31, 2018 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The new year brings a new rule from the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services, requiring hospitals to publicly post prices for procedures. There are some concerns among hospitals and health care consultants about the new rules. Mike Hughes of Kaleida Health compares the...
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