August 21, 2014 - Jerry Kreutzer of North Tonawanda had reason to celebrate this August. The 77-year-old recently achieved reached 1,000 visits to Kenmore Mercy Hospital’s Pulmonary Rehabilitation Center, a significant milestone for an emphysema patient.
August 18, 2014 - Mercy Hospital recently installed the Masimo Patient SafetyNet™ system, a continuous patient monitoring system using advanced pulse-oximetry technology with direct clinical notification.
August 1, 2014 - The Commission for Case Manager Certification (the Commission) is teaming with Catholic Health to offer an unprecedented workforce training opportunity to nurses and social services professionals.
July 1, 2014 - Catholic Health marked the completion of construction of a new $4 million state-of-the-art ambulatory surgery unit (ASU) at the St. Joseph Campus of Sisters of Charity Hospital with a special blessing and dedication ceremony in June.
May 27, 2014 - For the sixth year in a row, Mercy Hospital staff and BCLA (Belvedere, Choate, Lorraine, Alsace) Block Club members joined together to clean the neighborhood surrounding the hospital during the Mercy Neighborhood Clean Sweep held on Thursday, May 22.
May 9, 2014 - Kenmore Mercy Hospital is proud to receive both the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®- Stroke Gold Plus & Target Stroke Honor Roll, as well as Get With The Guidelines®- Heart Failure Gold Plus & Target Heart Failure Honor Roll Awards in 2014.
April 25, 2014 - Get healthy and fit for Spring while sprucing up your wardrobe during the American Heart Association (AHA)'s Friends & Family Day and Wellness Expo at Macy's, Walden Galleria Mall on Wednesday, April 30 from 6 pm to 9 pm.
April 24, 2014 - If you are experiencing heaviness in your legs, pain with walking, numbness, discoloration or varicose (bulging) veins, join our vascular experts for a free screening and dinner seminar.
March 3, 2014 - If you have heavy or painful periods, pain between periods, or difficulty emptying your bladder, you may be experiencing the symptoms of uterine fibroids. Join us for a free seminar on April 9, 2014.
February 28, 2014 - Mercy Hospital received high marks for healthcare quality from the latest report by Healthgrades, the nation’s leading online resource to help consumers search, compare and connect with physicians and hospitals.
February 26, 2014 - The Catholic Health Heart Center at Mercy Hospital has been awarded a three-star national quality rating
by the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) for the period covering July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2013.
February 24, 2014 - No one wants to talk about it…but it’s one of the most common cancers in the United States. Join Catholic Health for a candid discussion on colorectal cancer at this free community event.
February 21, 2014 - Mercy Hospital will once again be proudly represented in downtown Buffalo’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade on March 16, 2014 with this year’s float theme, “All Aboard our Journey from Good to Great!”
February 3, 2014 - Mercy Hospital joined with the American Heart Association on January 27 to celebrate the effective date of a new state law requiring birthing facilities at hospitals and clinics to screen newborns for congenital heart defects through pulse-oximetry testing, also known as “pulse-ox.”
January 14, 2014 - To help area women without health insurance get the breast care services they need, Sisters of Charity Hospital and the Erie County Cancer Services Program are sponsoring a Free Breast Cancer Screening on Saturday, February 15 from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Piver Center for Women at Sisters Hospital.
January 14, 2014 - In order to preserve and strengthen community-based senior care services, while responding to changes in the healthcare market, Catholic Health has agreed to sell three of its continuing care facilities to Comprehensive Healthcare Management Services, LLC.
January 28, 2014 - Ken-Ton Primary Care Center, a department of Kenmore Mercy Hospital, was recently recognized by the National Committee on Quality Assurance (NCQA) for its success in creating a centralized “medical home” for patient care.