City, UR Medicine Offer Free Screenings at 6th Annual Women’s Health Fair

August 22, 2014

The City of Rochester and UR Medicine will sponsor the sixth annual Women’s Health Screening Fair at the Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6 at the Rochester Public Market, 280 N. Union St. The Fair will provide free screening tests for women ages 18 to 80, targeting a host of health risks, including heart disease, stroke and cancer.

Wilmot Cancer Institute, Melissa's Living Legacy to Collaborate on Services for Teens, Young Adults

August 07, 2014

Beginning in September, Wilmot Cancer Institute and Melissa’s Living Legacy Teen Cancer Foundation will collaborate on an innovative program to help teens and young adults navigate life during and after cancer treatment.

UR Medicine Wound Healing Center Earns National Accreditation for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

July 10, 2014

UR Medicine’s Strong Wound Healing Center is the first Rochester-area provider to earn full accreditation for hyperbaric oxygen therapy from the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society.

Highland Hospital Completes $3.3 Million Radiation Oncology Improvements

July 10, 2014

Highland Hospital has completed a 14-month, $3.3 million renovation of its Radiation Oncology unit including new technology investments to enhance care and bring additional treatment options to cancer patients in the Rochester area.