First Niagara has turned over a parcel of land at 973 Main Street to UB for construction of its new School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. The cost to the university was $1 under terms of the donation.
Erie County Medical Center has opened the region's first Transitional Care Unit. It's designed to reduce the number of days Medicare patients remain in the hospital while still maintaining care levels.
Delaware Nursing & Rehabilitation Center has partnered with Hospice Buffalo to open "One Special Place." The 22-bed facility is Buffalo's first dedicated unit for those with serious illnesses to receive hospice care in a long-term care setting.
The sixth MASH Urgent Care location has opened for business at 1751 Sheridan Drive and Delaware Road in Kenmore.