Oishei Children's Hospital

WBEN Photo/Matt Moran
Matt Moran
May 22, 2018 - 1:33 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Oishei Children's Hospital along with American Medical Response unveiled it's state of the art neonatal transport ambulance Dr. Stephen Turkovich, the chief medical officer at childrens says this allows them to be ready for any situation. "Sometimes mother nature doesn't wait...
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Tim Wenger
May 10, 2018 - 9:22 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The care at the six month of Oishei Children's Hospital will get even better thanks to the successful fundraising effort during the daylong KISS Cares for Kids Radiothon. When the exhaustive effort came to a close Thursday, $203,984 was raised. It was hoped that at least $175...
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Tim Wenger
May 09, 2018 - 9:28 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Oishei Children's Hospital is marking its six month birthday in their new facility as the annual KISS Cares fo Kids Radiothon is up and running and working toward a very specific goal. The day-long radiothon is asking the community for much-needed help in funding a...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
December 13, 2017 - 11:41 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Santa Claus along with Fisher-Price/Mattel executives and staff at Oishei Children's Hospital delivered toys to ailing children at the Oishei Children's Hospital on Wednesday morning. In 2013, Fisher Price/Mattel donated $3 million for the creation of the Family & Child...
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November 20, 2017 - 1:33 pm
Buffalo, N.Y.. (WBEN) - For decades, Mercy Flight has been partnering with Children's Hospital to provide rooftop access for the critically ill and injured. The tradition continues now with fully operational heliport access atop the new Oishei Children's Hospital in Buffalo. Over the last 36 years...
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November 10, 2017 - 8:16 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - There were tears for many reasons inside the cafeteria at Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo on Bryant Street Friday night. At the end of a successful and efficient move day to the new Oishei Children's Hospital, there were tears of sadness that the long service to the...
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Tom Puckett
November 10, 2017 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The move to the Oishei Children's Hospital will soon begin, and the city's public works commissioner says he's impressed with the planning by Kaleida. Commissioner Steve Stepniak says all the logistics and planning for the move was done by Kaleida, and his role will be to help in...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
September 22, 2017 - 11:56 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Between 160 and 200 patients will be moved from the current Women and Children’s Hospital location on Bryant Street to the new Oishei Children’s Hospital on November 10, tentatively. On Friday was a mock move to test out moving patients from one location to then ext. We...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
July 11, 2017 - 4:36 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Construction crews lifted the letters for the Oishei Children's Hospital on Tuesday as part of its next step towards the building of the new facility. Each of the letters weighs approximately 500 pounds. The north end of the hospital will feature letters that are six-feet...
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WBEN Photo - Tim Wenger
April 29, 2017 - 10:52 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Hundreds gathered for the Women and Children's Hospital and Kiss 98.5 Kiss Cares Super Hero Walk to benefit the new John R. Oishei Children's hospital. Kids dressed as superheroes ranging anywhere from Batman to Superman and Thor. "When you have 2,500 people in the community...
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