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Niagara EDGE Run/Walk will Offer Two Scholarships

A unique running event that offers scholarship assistance to two graduating high school seniors is now accepting registrations from runners and walkers of all ages.

Keeping Up with NFMMC – April 2017

Welcome to the April edition of Memorial Medical Center’s monthly news digest: “Keeping Up with NFMMC.” This month we celebrate the opening of Niagara County’s first and only cardiac catheterization laboratory at The Heart Center of Niagara, the awarding of a state job development grant that will benefit 120 future care coordinators and the induction […]

NFMMC awarded grant to prepare 120 people for the future of patient care

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center has been awarded a New York State Department of Health grant to prepare 120 people for the future of patient care.

1199SEIU, NFMMC launch joint campaign

“Building on the Tradition of Quality Care” As every Western New Yorker knows, there are only two seasons in our region: winter and construction. Since winter will soon be behind us, it is time to begin planning for what is next. On March 9, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center (NFMMC) and 1199SEIU, United Healthcare Workers […]

Dr. DiPaola to present free program on shoulder arthritis

  Although shoulders are less likely to be involved with arthritis than hips or knees, shoulder arthritis is quite common. But, its not always as straightforward as one might think. Matthew J. DiPaola, M.D., an orthopedic surgeon with extensive experience in treating shoulder arthritis, will discuss its diagnosis and treatment during a program on Tuesday, […]

Column: Niagara Falls Memorial will save taxpayers millions

As the owner of a local manufacturing business, Western New York newspaper columnist Bob Confer pays close attention to health care costs — both his company’s and those we all pay for with our tax dollars. This week Confer, who writes for both the Lockport Union-Sun & Journal and the Niagara Gazette, provides an insightful overview […]

Renowned designer creates winter wonderland at Memorial

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center has been transformed into a winter wonderland thanks to the talents of Richard Nashwinter, a local interior designer who has donated hundreds of hours to the medical center through the years. His creativity provides a warm welcome to visitors and staff alike. Richard donated exuberant trees, adorned the lobby with […]

Wound Center of Niagara named Center of Excellence

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center is pleased to announce The Wound Center of Niagara is a recipient of RestorixHealth’s Center of Excellence award. RestorixHealth’s highest achievement, the Center of Excellence Award distinguishes centers that have demonstrated exceptional success by meeting or exceeding clinical, operational and financial benchmarks in different categories, including healing outcomes and safety, […]

Niagara University, Memorial announce expansion of ‘dynamic and robust partnership’

What do you get when you combine an innovative force in healthcare with a pioneering presence in higher education? Western New York is about to find out. Niagara University and Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, two of the region’s most service-oriented institutions, today announced they have engaged in a joint effort to promote economic growth, […]

Niagara Falls Memorial is awarded three-year national reaccreditation

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center was awarded a three-year reaccreditation from the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP), an independent, accreditation organization recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). It earned this distinction after the HFAP conducted an extensive and objective review of the quality and safety standards of the medical center and […]