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UR Medicine Honored for Stroke Care

UR Medicine Honored for Stroke Care

UR Medicine’s Strong Memorial Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s (AHA/ASA) highest award for stroke care, including a new designation that recognizes excellence in rapid care that can save lives and improve the quality of life of stroke victims.

8/13/2015
Ever Better Pediatric Care at Golisano Children’s Hospital

Ever Better Pediatric Care at Golisano Children’s Hospital

Having a child become seriously ill or injured is the stuff of parent nightmares. If or when that happens, parents hope for miracles to cure their ailing child. Western New York now has its miracle haven as the Golisano Children’s Hospital (GCH) welcomed its first families after decades of wishes, fundraising, and tireless work. Families between the Pennsylvania and Canadian borders, from Buffalo to Syracuse and beyond, now have even more reasons to come to the new GCH for the best pediatric medical care.
 

8/11/2015
Strong Memorial Hospital Specialties Among U.S. News and World Report’s ‘Nation’s Best'

Strong Memorial Hospital Specialties Among U.S. News and World Report’s ‘Nation’s Best'

Four adult specialties at UR Medicine’s Strong Memorial Hospital have captured a spot in the Top 50 programs in the nation for treating complex conditions, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2015-16 ranking of America’s Best Hospitals. The rankings consider data on nearly 5,000 eligible hospitals, only 137 of which had one program or more that made it to the national list.

8/7/2015
Your Care Team: Committed to Nonstop Improvement

Your Care Team: Committed to Nonstop Improvement

What if, every single day, hospital care was being reimagined so that it was just a little bit better? A little bit safer? A little more logical? What if it were designed in ways that so clearly showed we had our patients’ biggest (and smallest) concerns in mind, right from the start?

4/10/2015
Patient Discharge Lounge Sparks Connections, Frees Up Beds

Patient Discharge Lounge Sparks Connections, Frees Up Beds

“Patients end up not wanting to leave.” That’s what Laurel Pye, nurse manager on Strong Memorial Hospital’s Surgical Trauma floor, has noticed about the Patient Discharge Lounge.

1/8/2015