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Highland Hospital to Host UR Medicine Breast Imaging Event

Nov 03, 2017

Highland Hospital will be hosting “Your Breast Health. Facts, Myths & More.” a free casual evening of mingling and education with the UR Medicine Breast Imaging team, on Thursday, November 16 from 6 to 8 p.m. in Ballroom 384 at City Grill, 384 East Avenue in Rochester.

Highland Hospital Opens First Hybrid Operating Room

Oct 25, 2017

Highland Hospital is proud to announce the opening of its new state-of-the-art hybrid operating room. The largest operating room Highland Hospital has ever had at 1100 square feet, the room includes an advanced imaging system that will enable Highland to address more diverse patient needs and offer an expanded vascular surgery service.

UR Medicine Breast Imaging to Offer Free Mammograms on October 28

Oct 16, 2017

In honor of October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, UR Medicine Breast Imaging – in conjunction with the Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester and Cancer Services Program of Monroe County – is offering free annual mammograms to women age 40 and older on Saturday, October 28 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Highland Breast Imaging at Red Creek.

Doctor to Speak About Doctor-Patient Communication at 2017 Sischy Lecture

Sep 05, 2017

Danielle Ofri, M.D., Ph.D., will deliver the 2017 Sischy Lecture on Monday, October 2 at 6 p.m. at the Memorial Art Gallery. Her talk, “What Patients Say, What Doctor’s Hear (and Vice Versa),” will focus on doctor-patient communication and how refocusing the conversation between doctors and patients can improve health outcomes.

Abby McCarthy, RPA-C, Honored with Highland Hospital’s Advanced Practice Provider of the Year Award

Jul 26, 2017

Highland Hospital medical staff recently honored Abby McCarthy, RPA-C, a certified physician assistant in the department of Orthopaedics, with the Advanced Practice Provider of the Year award. The annual award is presented to a nurse practitioner or a physician assistant who is recognized for outstanding patient care and commitment to the mission of Highland Hospital.