ECMC News & Media Archives

ECMC recognized as “hospital of the year” by apogee

Hospitalist physician group honors ECMC for partnership, trust, collaboration and shared vision of excellence in patient care BUFFALO, NEW YORK - Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation officials announced today that ECMC was recently recognized by Apogee Physicians as "Hospital of the Year" during a national meeting in Phoenix, AZ, on November 18, 2016.
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Jim Kelly 2016

Reflecting on the true care difference

We sat down with hall-of-fame quarterback Jim Kelly to talk about his experiences as a patient at ECMC—and what true care meant to him, his family, and his supporters at an incredibly difficult time.
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What’s Ours is Yours

Sharing the best of what we have

Since our founding, everything we’ve offered at ECMC has been for you, our community. Our newest brand-focused television spot tells the story of this special relationship, and reaffirms our commitment to all of Western New York.
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Jim Kelly 2015

Above and beyond trauma

Lots of people in Western New York know ECMC for trauma care—but our medical excellence carries across many other specialties. In 2015, Jim Kelly shared what he thinks are some of the most important things about our hospital, our physicians, and our care.
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A day in the life-saving care of ECMC

Each day, ECMC impacts our community—whether tending to a trauma patient, transplanting hope, or helping a family finally go home together. Our “Today” television spot highlights our range of services—and reminds our community that no matter what today or the future hold, they can count on us to be there.
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Jim Kelly 2014

One hometown hero salutes another

Jim Kelly has always counted on the best of the best to be on his team—on and off the field. When he needed true care, he turned to us at ECMC. Watch to learn more this hometown hero’s experience.
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What does true care mean to you?

We had a chance to reconnect with some of our patients from around Western New York—including Andrew Moquin, James Blackwell, Barbara Breckenridge, Russell Salvatore, Jon Dandes, Rosemary Lawley, and Nadine Linfield. Watch their stories, and see what true care means to them.
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ECMC Family Health Center Earns NCQA “Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition”

National organization’s quality standards based on use of systematic, patient-centered, coordinated care that supports access, communication and patient involvement

Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today announced that the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) informed ECMC that its ECMC Family Health Center has achieved recognition status for “Patient-Centered Medical Home™ (PCMH™), Recognized–Level 3.”* The effective dates of this Recognition begin November 18, 2016 and expire November 18, 2019.
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