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Heart Surgery Program at Mercy Hospital Maintains Top National Rating
December 23, 2009 - For the second consecutive reporting period, the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) has awarded the Catholic Health Heart Center at Mercy Hospital of Buffalo with a “three-star” national rating for its heart surgery program.
PCI Program at Mercy Hospital Named “Program of Excellence” by Independent Health
December 22, 2009 - The Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) program at Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, home of the Catholic Health Heart Center, has been named a “Program of Excellence” by Independent Health.
Catholic Health Names Richard J. Ruh, MD Senior Vice President, Service Lines
December 22, 2009 - A primary care physician with a private medical practice in Orchard Park, Dr. Ruh will provide oversight for the continued development of Catholic Health’s clinical service lines.
Kenmore Mercy Hospital Receives National Quality Award for Orthopedic Care
December 11, 2009 - Joint replacement at Kenmore Mercy Hospital has been ranked in the top 10% in the nation for the fourth consecutive year in a new study released recently by HealthGrades, the leading independent healthcare ratings organization.
Interior Work Underway for Mercy’s New ER
December 9, 2009 - Construction work on Mercy Hospital’s new Emergency Department is progressing quickly as hospital officials set their sights on an April 2010 opening.
Environmental Protection Agency Recognizes Catholic Health Among Nation's Leading Green Power Purchasers
December 7, 2009 - As a result of its recent agreement to purchase nearly 6 million Kwh of wind generated energy, Catholic Health has been named a member of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Green Power Partnership.
MASH Camp Helps Area High School Students Get a “Hands-on” Look at Healthcare Careers
December 3, 2009 - With the continued shortage of doctors, nurses, and allied health professionals, exposing high school students to careers in healthcare may just be what the doctor ordered.
Catholic Health Hospitals Awarded Joint Commission Accreditation
December 1, 2009 - All Catholic Health hospitals, including Kenmore Mercy Hospital, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, and Sisters of Charity Hospital and its St. Joseph Campus, have earned accreditation by The Joint Commission following unannounced site surveys held throughout the year.
Kenmore Mercy Hospital Medical Staff Honors Two Associates
December 1, 2009 - Physicians at Kenmore Mercy Hospital have chosen two associates to receive the hospital’s Annual Medical Staff Award, which recognizes outstanding associates for their meritorious service to patients and staff.
Niagara Falls Woman First to Receive “Scarless” Surgery at Kenmore Mercy
November 30, 2009 - A Niagara Falls woman recently underwent Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS™) to remove her gallbladder through her bellybutton, making her the first at Kenmore Mercy Hospital.
Kenmore Mercy Makes the Holidays Brighter
November 24, 2009 - Kenmore Mercy associates, volunteers and physicians sponsor a variety of holiday giving programs to help patients, fellow staff, and those less fortunate throughout our community.
St. Joseph Campus Associates Share a Thanksgiving Feast with Local Families
November 24, 2009 - The staff of Sisters of Charity Hospital, St. Joseph Campus distributed food baskets today to help needy families throughout the local community.
Laboratory Opens at the OLV Senior Neighborhood in Lackawanna
November 24, 2009 - Catholic Health has opened a new Laboratory Patient Service Center in the OLV Senior Neighborhood at 55 Melroy Avenue in Lackawanna.
Sisters Hospital Supports Stomping Out Smoking
November 16, 2009 - These days, it is becoming more and more inconvenient to be a smoker. Sisters Hospital’s Main Street campus is already smoke free, with the St. Joseph Campus well on its way to joining a growing number of hospitals and businesses that are prohibiting smoking on their property.
JoAnn Falletta To Play Private Concert To Benefit Mercy Hospital
November 11, 2009 - Featuring a private concert by Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra (BPO) Music Director JoAnn Falletta and set at the historic Roycroft Inn in East Aurora, the Mercy Hospital Foundation’s Autumnal will be held this Friday, November 13, 2009.
Walter Ludwig Appointed to the Position of Chief Operating Officer
November 9, 2009 - Kenmore Mercy and Catholic Health are pleased to announce the appointment of Walter Ludwig to the position of Chief Operating Officer, effective November 9.
Kenmore Mercy Hospital Echocardiography Lab Receives National Accreditation
November 9, 2009 - Distinguishing itself as a leader in Echocardiography Services, Kenmore Mercy Hospital has received national re-accreditation from the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Echocardiography Laboratories (ICAEL). The three-year accreditation recognizes Kenmore Mercy’s “Echo Lab” for providing superior quality testing services.
Mercy Hospital Announces New Advances In Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery Program
October 27, 2009 - Mercy is now offering robotic-assisted and minimally invasive coronary artery bypass and valve replacement surgery using the most state-of-the-art techniques and equipment available.
Drowsy Driving – What’s the Harm?
October 19, 2009 - SleepCare at St. Joseph Campus points to the dangers of sleep-impaired driving during National Drowsy Driving Week, November 2-8, 2009.
Breast Cancer Program at Sisters Hospital #1 in World and First in WNY to Use New Breast Cancer Treatment
October 14, 2009 -The Breast Cancer Program at Sisters of Charity Hospital under the direction of Ronald Bauer, MD, was the first in Western New York to perform partial breast radiation following lumpectomy using a new “balloon” device that delivers exact amounts of radiation to the cancer site sparing healthy breast and surrounding tissue.
Kenmore Mercy Welcomes New VP of Mission Integration
October 22, 2009 - Kenmore Mercy recently named Sister Ellen McClure, OSF, as Vice President of Mission Integration.
Mercy Hospital Excels In State Cardiac Report
October 16, 2009 - According to New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) reports issued in July 2009, the Catholic Health Heart Center at Mercy Hospital of Buffalo had the lowest mortality rate among all hospitals in the Western New York (WNY) region, and among the lowest in New York State, for angioplasty.
Catholic Health is Running With The Wind
October 12, 2009 - Catholic Health has signed a two-year agreement with Constellation Energy, which is expected to save the health system more than $500,000 annually in electricity costs.
Catholic Health’s McAuley Residence Receives Deficiency-free Health Department Survey
October 8, 2009 - McAuley Residence, a long term care facility of Catholic Health, received a “deficiency-free” survey from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH).
St. Elizabeth’s of Lancaster Celebrates Golden Jubilee
October 8, 2009 - St. Elizabeth’s of Lancaster, a 117-bed assisted living facility of Catholic Health, will mark its Golden Jubilee on Friday, October 9, beginning at 1 p.m. with a special mass and blessing celebrated by Bishop Edward U. Kmiec, D.D., Bishop of Buffalo.
Catholic Health Set to Open Unique Independent Living Program at OLV Senior Neighborhood
October 6, 2009 - Living Independently For Elders, opening in November at the OLV Senior Neighborhood, is a state and federally funded PACE (Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly) program, which allows area seniors to live independently while receiving needed services at home and in a community-based health setting.
Mercy Hospital CT Services Earn National Accreditation
October 6, 2009 - Mercy Hospital of Buffalo was recently awarded a three-year accreditation in computed tomography (CT) by the American College of Radiology (ACR).
Palliative Care Unit Dedicated in Memory of Maureen Lippert Rago
October 1, 2009 - Friends and family members of the late Maureen Lippert Rago recently gathered to dedicate the newly renovated Palliative Care Unit on Mercy Hospital’s 5th floor in her memory.
Catholic Health Offers Flu Vaccines at Area Parishes
September 29, 2009 - Catholic Health, in conjunction with the Diocese of Buffalo, is offering flu vaccines at area parishes throughout Western New York. Participants need not be members of the parish to receive a flu vaccine, however, appointments are required.
Kenmore Mercy Helps Take More Than $40K in Unused Medications Off the Streets
September 24, 2009 - During its recent Community Pharmaceutical Drop-Off, Kenmore Mercy Hospital successfully collected and disposed of nearly 600 pounds of medications, with a street value of $40,000, making it the most successful area program thus far.
Sisters CEO Receives National Recognition
September 23, 2009 - Peter U. Bergmann, President and CEO for Sisters of Charity Hospital has been recognized by Modern Healthcare in its list of rising young healthcare leaders in the magazine’s annual “Up & Comers” recognition program.
Hospitals Earn National Recognition for Quality and Value
September 21, 2009 - A leading independent healthcare consulting firm has recognized Catholic Health hospitals for being among the best in the nation for value, efficiency and quality.
Registered Nurses at Kenmore Mercy Ratify New Contract
September 14, 2009 - Registered nurses at Kenmore Mercy Hospital have ratified a new contract agreement, which covers 279 nurses and will run through January 31, 2013.
Mercy Hospital Awarded Grant by National Grid
September 2, 2009 - Mercy Hospital of Buffalo has been awarded a $34,450 Power Quality Enhancement Grant by National Grid.
Kenmore Mercy Hosts Community Drop-Off for Unused Household Medications
September 2, 2009 - Kenmore Mercy Hospital, in conjunction with Catholic Health Go Green and Erie County, is hosting a Community Pharmaceutical Drop-Off program for unused household medications on Saturday, September 19.
Sisters Hospital Sponsors Free Vascular Screening Program
August 31, 2009 - To help detect vascular disease and alert the public to this serious health risk, Sisters Hospital and the Vascular & Endovascular Center of WNY are sponsoring a free “Vascular Screening” on Saturday, September 19.
Catholic Health Sponsors Free Health Education Programs
August 28, 2009 - Catholic Health’s Community Education Department is sponsoring a series of health education programs during the month of September covering a variety of healthcare topics.
Mercy Hospital Introduces “Scarless” Surgery
August 21, 2009 - Mercy Hospital of Buffalo is pleased to be the first hospital in Western New York to offer Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS).
Niagara University and Catholic Health Partner to Train Healthcare Leaders
August 20, 2009 - Niagara University and Catholic Health are teaming up on an educational initiative designed to prepare professionals for leadership positions in the healthcare industry.
Catholic Health and Niagara University Launch Unique Nurse Scholars Program
August 20, 2009 - Catholic Health is teaming up with Niagara University’s Department of Nursing to offer a unique “RN to BSN” degree pathway for its registered nurses who want to advance their careers.
St. Joseph Campus Improves Scanning Quality
August 20, 2009 - The Imaging Department at St. Joseph Campus will be unveiling a new state-of-the-art CT Scanner to improve x-ray capabilities at the Cheektowaga location of Sisters of Charity Hospital.
Mercy Hospital’s Family Birthplace Opens New Private Rooms and Suites
August 7, 2009 - A blessing and ribbon cutting ceremony were held on August 5 at the Mercy Hospital Family Birthplace to celebrate the opening of all-private patient rooms including four new Celebration Suites, and a new family waiting area.
Sisters Hospital Ranked #1 in New York State for Bariatric Surgery
July 28, 2008 - Sisters of Charity Hospital has received the 2009/2010 Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™ from HealthGrades, the nation’s leading independent healthcare ratings organization, as part of a study the company released.
Kenmore Mercy’s Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program Receives National Certification
July 27, 2009 - Kenmore Mercy Hospital is proud to announce the recertification of its Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR).
Kenmore Mercy Celebrates Accomplishments of Dedicated Volunteers
July 24, 2009 - During a recent recognition ceremony, Kenmore Mercy Hospital paid tribute to its more than 300 dedicated volunteers, including the following individuals whose outstanding efforts were awarded.
Nursing Home Resident Learns to Read for Confirmation in the Catholic Faith
July 20, 2009 - Shirley Vandebogart, a 52 year-old resident at St. Catherine Labourè Health Center at Sisters of Charity Hospital, learned to read in order to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation.
Catholic Health Advance Wound Healing Centers To Open
July 16, 2009 - To confront a growing community health issue, Catholic Health is announcing the opening of three Advanced Wound Healing Centers later this year and the appointment of Lee C. Ruotsi, MD, FACCWS, UHM, as Medical Director of the program.
Dedication Held for Monument and Sacred Site
July 10, 2009 - A blessing and dedication of a monument and sacred site for Mercy Hospital’s Perinatal Bereavement Program was recently held at Holy Cross Cemetery in Lackawanna.
Sisters Hospital First in Western New York to Perform "Custom Fit" Knee Replacement Surgery
July 6, 2009 - Joseph P. Falcone, a Catholic Health Orthopedic Surgeon and Chairman of Orthopedics at Sisters of Charity Hospital, is the first physician in Western New York to perform the "custom fit" knee replacement procedure.
Final Steel Beam Placed on Mercy’s ER Construction Project
July 3, 2009 - A blessing and topping off ceremony was recently held to commemorate placement of the final steel beam on the new Mercy Hospital Emergency Department construction project.
Mercy Hospital of Buffalo Declares “Independence from Smoking”
July 3, 2009 - Besides celebrating our nation’s independence, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo will declare “Independence from Smoking Day” as the hospital becomes a smoke-free campus on July 4, 2009.
Catholic Health Steps Up Visitor Control Measures
June 30, 2009 - With the recent surge of reported cases of people diagnosed with the H1N1 (swine flu) virus in Western New York, Catholic Health is tightening its restrictions on the age of visitors at its hospitals and nursing homes.
Kenmore Mercy Opens New Outpatient Entrance
June 22, 2009 - Kenmore Mercy celebrated the opening of its new outpatient entrance with a blessing and dedication ceremony on Wednesday, June 24 at 2 p.m.
Sisters Hospital is Seeking Volunteer Eucharistic Ministers
June 17, 2009 - If you are interested in volunteering your services as a Eucharistic Minister at Sisters Hospital, Main Street Campus, please call Lynn Overbeck, CAVS, the Director of Volunteer Services at 862-1106.
Catholic Health Hospitals Receive Security Grants
June 17, 2009 - Two Catholic Health hospitals were approved for grants totaling nearly $92,000 through a federal program designed for urban nonprofit organizations at high risk of terrorist attacks.
St. Joseph Campus First in WNY to Use New SpyGlass Laser
June 15, 2009 - Dr. Ramesh Luther, a Gastroenterologist with Catholic Health and Sisters of Charity Hospital, St. Joseph Campus, is the first physician in Western New York to use the new SpyGlass Direct Visualization Laser Guide System to remove a gallstone from a patients’ bile duct.
Catholic Health Heart Surgery Program at Mercy Hospital Rated Among Best in Nation
June 15, 2009 - The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) has awarded the Mercy Hospital heart surgery program a “three-star” national quality rating, the highest category of quality achieved under the STS quality rating system.
Catholic Health Home Care Names VP of Operations
June 3, 2009 - Catholic Health Home Care has named Brian Przybysz, Vice President of Operations. Przybysz joined Catholic Health in 2000 and served as Director of Finance for its Home Care division since 2005.
Kenmore Mercy Hosts Program on Partial Knee Replacement Surgery
June 2, 2009 - Kenmore Mercy Hospital will host a free health information program, Partial Knee Replacement Made Simpler, on Wednesday, June 10, 2009 at 7 p.m.
Mercy Hospital is First in Western New York to Perform Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery for Removal of the Right Colon
June 2009 - Keeping pace with the latest advancements in minimally invasive surgery, Mercy Hospital became the first in the region to offer Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery in January 2009.
Mercy Hospital Hosts Stroke Awareness Fair
May 29, 2009 - Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, a New York State Designated Stroke Center, will hold a community-wide Stroke Awareness Fair on Saturday, June 6, 2009 from 10 am to 1 pm.
Catholic Health Receives State Grants to Support Physician Recruitment in Primary Care
May 28, 2009 - Catholic Health’s efforts to recruit physicians in medically underserved areas of Western New York just got a shot in the arm, thanks to $750,000 in grants.
MRU at Kenmore Mercy Achieves Top National Ranking
May 26, 2009 - The Partners In Rehab Medical Rehabilitation Unit (MRU) at Kenmore Mercy Hospital has been recognized as one of the top inpatient rehabilitation facilities (IRF) in the United States.
Catholic Health Sponsors Free Community Health Education Programs
May 21, 2009 - Catholic Health is sponsoring a series of free community education programs during the month of June (2009) covering a variety of healthcare topics.
Nazareth Campus Breathes New Life into Former Nursing Home
May 20, 2009 - With the closing of Nazareth Nursing Home in 2007, Catholic Health created “Nazareth Campus” and an opportunity to breathe new life into this beautiful facility.
Kenmore Mercy Hosts Advance Healthcare Directives Workshop
May 20, 2009 - Kenmore Mercy Hospital will host a free community health education workshop entitled “Who Will Make Your Healthcare Decisions When You Can’t?” on Wednesday, June 3, 2009.
Catholic Health Continuing Care Names Director of Outpatient Rehabilitation Services
May 12, 2009 - Catholic Health Continuing Care has named Karen Hughes Director of Outpatient Rehabilitation Services.
Celebrating Sisters Hospital’s Tiniest Patients
May 8, 2009 - Babies born prematurely or with special needs, along with their families, will reunite with the doctors and nurses who cared for them in the Sisters Hospital Special Care Nursery on May 16, 2009.
John Herman Named Chief Operating Officer of Mercy Hospital
May 5, 2009 - John Herman has recently been appointed the Chief Operating Officer of Mercy Hospital of Buffalo. Previously, Herman served as the Chief Operating Officer of Kenmore Mercy Hospital.
Mercy Hospital and BCLA Block Club Hold Neighborhood Clean Sweep
April 24, 2009 - Mercy Hospital staff and BCLA Block Club members teamed up to clean the neighborhood surrounding the hospital on Thursday, April 23, 2009.
Kenmore Mercy Hosts Free Education Series
April 22, 2009 - Kenmore Mercy Hospital will host a series of free health and wellness programs in May and June 2009.
“Little Angels” Descend on St. Joseph Campus
April 22, 2009 - Little artists from the Little Angels Day Care Center will be displaying their latest masterpieces in the lobby of Sisters of Charity Hospital, St. Joseph Campus on Friday, April 24, 2009.
Catholic Health Home Care Opens New Pharmacy Service
April 15, 2009 - Catholic Health Home Care has opened its own free-standing pharmacy to better meet the home infusion needs of its patients throughout Western New York.
Cambodian Mission Patient on Road to Recovery
March 30, 2009 - One week after undergoing extensive surgery at Kenmore Mercy Hospital to remove a bone cyst in her right leg that prevented her from walking, 14-year-old Makara Tuan is making an amazing recovery.
Lifting Spirits for Holy Week
March 27, 2009 - St. Joseph Hospital and Meals on Wheels are teaming up to lift the spirits of elderly residents and shut-ins by delivering specially prepared gift bags just in time for the 2009 Easter holiday.
Mercy Hospital’s Family Birthplace Opens New Waiting Area
March 24, 2009 - Mercy Hospital’s Family Birthplace recently opened a new family waiting area which is the first phase of a $1.8 million renovation project that will convert all patient rooms in the maternity unit to 26 new private rooms.
Celebrating the Legacy of the Franciscan Sisters of St. Joseph
March 23, 2009 - Catholic Health is celebrating the legacy of the Franciscan Sisters of St. Joseph as they transfer their sponsorship of St. Joseph Hospital to the Daughters of Charity, Sisters of Mercy and the Diocese of Buffalo as co-sponsors of the new Sisters of Charity Hospital, St. Joseph Campus.
“Sign of the Times” as Transition Begins for St. Joseph Hospital
March 23, 2009 - As St. Joseph Hospital prepares to become Sisters of Charity Hospital, St. Joseph Campus on April 1, 2009, construction crews will begin installing a new illuminated sign on the front of the building.
Weight Management Program for Children and Pre-Teens Offered
March 18, 2009 - Catholic Health is sponsoring a free weight management program especially geared for children and pre-teens.
Little Baby, Big Success
March 18, 2009 - On November 1, 2008 the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Sisters Hospital was faced with a big challenge wrapped up in a tiny pink package.
St. Joseph Hospital Hosts a St. Joseph’s Day Table
March 16, 2009 - In honor of its namesake, the St. Joseph Hospital Foundation is sponsoring a traditional St. Joseph’s Day Table for associates and visitors on April 1, 2009.
New Multislice CT Scanner Installed at MACC
March 13, 2009 - The Mercy Ambulatory Care Center (MACC) in Orchard Park recently installed a state-of-the-art, 16-slice CT scanner.
Mercy's MRI Department Receives National Accreditation
March 13, 2009 - The American College of Radiology (ACR) has recently awarded Mercy Hospital of Buffalo’s MRI Department with a three-year accreditation for Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI).
Construction Underway for Mercy's New ED
March 11, 2009 - Construction is well underway for Mercy Hospital’s new state-of-the-art Emergency Department.
Catholic Health Offers Free Basic Health Checkups During Cover the Uninsured Week
March 6, 2009 - Expanding access to care and calling attention to the plight of the uninsured in Buffalo and Western New York is the focus of Catholic Health’s participation in the national observance of Cover the Uninsured Week, March 23–27.
Catholic Health Sponsors Colorectal Cancer and Incontinence Programs
March 6, 2009 - Catholic Health’s HealthConnection Community Education Department is sponsoring two free programs during March on Colorectal Cancer Awareness and Incontinence.
St. Joseph Hospital Improves Procedure Imaging
March 5, 2009 - On March 5, the surgical team at St. Joseph Hospital received a new $215,000 C Arm, which is a portable fluoroscopy unit.
Vascular Screening Held at St. Joseph Hospital
March 6, 2009 - Many people over age 50 who have leg pain while walking often chalk it up to aging, unaware they may have a potentially life-threatening, yet treatable condition called Peripheral Vascular Disease or PVD.
Sisters Hospital Announces New Administrative Team
March 6, 2009 - As the April 1 transition date for St. Joseph Hospital becoming Sisters of Charity Hospital, St. Joseph Campus moves closer, Sisters Hospital has announced its administrative team to lead the new two-campus hospital.
Sisters Hospital First in WNY to Implant "Endurant Stent Graft"
February 25, 2009 - On Monday, February 23, 2009, Drs. Paul and Joseph Anain, both Vascular surgeons with Sisters Hospital and Catholic Health, were the first surgeons in New York State to implant the “Endurant Stent Graft” in a patient suffering from an abdominal aortic aneurysm.
Doctor Andy's Day for Kids Supports Sisters' Tiniest Patients
February 18, 2009 - Physicians from several area hospitals traded in their stethoscopes for aprons as they teamed up for “Doctor Andy’s Day for Kids” on February 22 at the Buffalo Brewpub in Williamsville.
Sisters Hospital Looking for Volunteers
February 18, 2009 - If you have a few hours to spare and would like to spend your time helping others, Sisters Hospital has several volunteer opportunities available.
"Clearing the Air" Event Canceled
February 13, 2009 - Sisters of Charity Hospital is canceling the Tobacco Free event planned for February 13, 2009 at 1:30pm in light of recent events.
Kenmore Mercy Opens Ken-Ton's First Interventional Radiology Suite
February 6, 2009 - Kenmore Mercy Hospital’s interventional radiologists are now equipped to treat the area’s most critical and complex cases with the opening of a new Interventional Radiology Suite, the most advanced of its kind in the Ken-Ton area.
Kenmore Mercy Opens New Diagnostic Facility in Williamsville
January 29, 2009 - Responding to the growing desire of patients to find health services in locations close to where they live and work, Kenmore Mercy Hospital, a Catholic Health hospital, will open the doors to its newest outpatient facility, the Williamsville Diagnostic Center, on Wednesday, February 4 at 5:30 p.m.
Catholic Health Named to Top 100 List for Second Year
January 26, 2009 - For the second consecutive year, Catholic Health, Buffalo, NY, has been named to the list of the most efficient integrated healthcare networks in the nation, the 2009 SDI IHN 100.
Buffalo Sabres Games Now Available to Patients in Catholic Health Hospitals
January 23, 2009 - In response to patient surveys, the health system recently added extra channels to its television lineup, allowing patients at Kenmore Mercy, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, Sisters of Charity and St. Joseph hospitals to view Sabres games from their hospital rooms.
Catholic Health Sponsors Valentine’s Day Heart Fair
January 23, 2009 - Do something healthy for your heart this Valentine’s Day by attending the Catholic Health Heart Fair on Saturday, February 14 from 8 a.m. to 12 noon at St. Joseph Hospital, located at 2605 Harlem Road in Cheektowaga.
Kenmore Mercy Participates in Groundbreaking Lower Back Study
January 13, 2009 - As part of a national feasibility study, Kenmore Mercy and Dr. Andrew Cappuccino, Orthopedic surgeon, recently treated the first East Coast patients with the DASCOR® Disc Arthoplasty System.
Mercy's First and Last Babies of the Year Share the Spotlight
January 7, 2009 - Although the first baby of the year is always in the spotlight for the New Year, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo paid some well-deserved attention to the last baby of the year too.
Sisters Celebrates Birth of First New Year's Baby
January 1, 2009 - Chuangang Lin (Father) and Lihong Liao (Mother) welcomed their baby girl, Nicole, at 12:17am on January 1, 2009 in the Labor and Delivery Department of Sisters of Charity Hospital.