The information that was compromised included patients' names, dates of birth and prescription data.
Those with significant Covid-19 exposure or symptoms in the last 10 days, or a temperature of 100 degrees or higher, are not allowed in.
Nearly 200 registered nurses and technicians at Lockport's bankrupt Eastern Niagara Hospital have ratified a new contract.
Dr. Andrew Mack spent most of the last 17 years taking care of wounded warriors, senior military leaders and other patients at Walter Reed Arm…
The memorial, to be located at the Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park on Buffalo's waterfront, will be the first in the U.S. to honor Black military veterans who fought in every American war to date, organizers say.
A team of Buffalo News reporters reached out to discover what the rules mean for Western New Yorkers and what you can expect to encounter when you're heading out.
Carolyn Dowling is the rare modern nurse who spent her entire career at one place – but exemplifies a profession that at its heart remains what many consider the most vital in all of health care.
Thomas A. Raab spent 39 years at Mercy Hospital and Catholic Health in a variety of roles.
One of 10 regional hubs across the state, this integrated, behind-the-scenes team of slightly over a dozen people has played an important role in the race against time to get Western New Yorkers vaccinated and ensure no doses get wasted.
The average number of new daily cases of Covid-19 in Western New York reported over the seven-day period ending on Saturday was 634, an increase of 132% from the recent low average of 273 cases as of March 12.
West Seneca native Robert J. Nesselbush formally took over the role at the end of last year following the retirement of Jody L. Lomeo.
“You just want them to understand that you're listening, and hopefully that you feel their pain. That's all you can do,” says chaplain Frank Kedzielawa.
Non-Covid-19 patients in Catholic Health hospitals will be allowed up to two visitors at a time, beginning Thursday.
The lieutenant governor's leadership, particularly as it applies to the public health crisis, is falling under a brighter spotlight now that the potential exists for her to step into the governor's shoes if Cuomo is unable to survive the sexual harassment allegations against him.
"Vaccine hesitancy remains a concern. With an expanding supply, we don’t want shrinking demand," writes The News' Editorial Board.
Despite some Catholic controversy regarding the use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, the sisters are simply glad that they're getting vaccinated, regardless of vaccine type.
The revised policy will allow surgical patients to be accompanied by one support person when they arrive at the hospital and while being registered and discharged.
The 104-acre site will include a farm long owned by the Hall family of Lockport, which operates a store called "Hall's Apple Farm."
Elderly nuns living in congregate settings in Western New York have yet to be vaccinated, raising fears that the virus will spread unchecked in motherhouses.
With vaccine supply constricted, the question of where new, first doses are being sent in Western New York remains a big – and largely unanswered – one.
Visitors will be allowed at Kenmore Mercy Hospital, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, Mount St. Mary’s Hospital in Lewiston and Sisters of Charity Hospital, Main Street Campus.
“On a normal day, outside of a pandemic, we always have a high acuity in the intensive care units," said Nikita Caratelli, who got a full-time job as a registered nurse in the Mercy cardiovascular ICU after she graduated in May.
The Bills "are the one good thing everyone can get behind,” said Rich Sajecki, who will be watching Saturday's game with fellow residents at Father Baker Manor in Orchard Park.