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Highland Hospital Holds Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for New Addition

Oct 26, 2016

Highland Hospital celebrates a major milestone today, cutting the ribbon on a new two-story building addition on the south side of the hospital’s campus. The $28 million expansion will help to enhance patient care by updating hospital facilities. Construction on this project began in July 2015 and the first patients will be treated in the new Operating Rooms (ORs) starting on November 1. This modernization project will also include renovation of some of the existing ORs and the Post Anesthesia Care Unit.

Highland Hospital Foundation Awards Dr. David Sischy with its Highest Honor

Oct 19, 2016

The Highland Hospital Foundation is honored to present David Sischy, M.D. with the 2016 Heritage Award. Dr. Sischy was presented with the award last night at the Memorial Art Gallery on the 25th Anniversary of The Ben Sischy, M.D. Visiting Scholar in Humane Medicine Lecture.

Doctor to Speak About Patient and Family Centered Care at 2016 Sischy Lecture

Oct 11, 2016

Adrienne Boissy, M.D., M.A., will deliver the 2016 Sischy Lecture on Tuesday, October 18 at 6 p.m. at the Memorial Art Gallery. Her talk, “Empathy in Design – The Future of Human Experience” focuses on the patient and provider experience and the impact effective communication can have on both.

Mendelson Appointed to William and Sheila Konar Family Professorship

Aug 23, 2016

The Executive Committee of the University of Rochester Board of Trustees has appointed Daniel A. Mendelson, M.S., M.D., F.A.C.P., A.G.S.F., C.M.D., Professor of Medicine, Highland Hospital Associate Chief of Medicine and Co-Director, Geriatric Fracture Center to the William and Sheila Konar Family Professorship in Geriatrics, Palliative Care, and Person-Centered Care

Highland Hospital Earns “Best Regional Hospital” Status from U.S. News & World Report

Aug 02, 2016

Highland Hospital has been recognized as a “Best Regional Hospital” for 2016-17 by U.S. News & World Report. Of nearly 5,000 hospitals whose data were evaluated by U.S. News, barely 10% earned this designation.