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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.

Highland Hospital Opens New Off-site Cardiology Clinic

Jul 11, 2017

Highland Hospital is proud to announce the opening of its new off-site Cardiology clinic, UR Medicine Heart and Vascular, at 600 Red Creek Drive. The new space has 13,080 square feet of clinical space, an 8,000 square foot increase from the present location on Highland Hospital’s campus. This facility will enable service expansion and improve care delivery.

Highland Hospital to hold first Be The Match Bone Marrow Registry Drive

Jun 19, 2017

Highland Hospital is holding its first Be The Match Bone Marrow registry drive for employees on Wednesday, June 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Collins Auditorium at Highland Hospital.

Youngrin Kim, M.D., Honored with Highland Hospital Distinguished Physician Award

Apr 10, 2017

Youngrin Kim, M.D., is the recipient of Highland Hospital’s Distinguished Physician Award. Dr. Kim, an Instructor of Clinical Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, serves as a nocturnist, the physician leader at Highland during the night.