Tag: UR Medicine

Second Opinion Live looks at micro-preemies

Second Opinion Live looks at micro-preemies

August 21, 2015

Second Opinion Live looks at a category of birth sometimes known as “micro-preemies” featuring Dr. Carl D’Angio and Dr. Patricia Chess of Golisano Children’s Hospital.

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UR Medicine breaks ground on imaging, autism center

UR Medicine breaks ground on imaging, autism center

August 17, 2015

UR Medicine on Monday broke ground on an off-campus, outpatient facility that will encompass imaging, some pediatric and adolescent services and a clinic for care of young people with autism.

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UR Medicine building new site for outpatient imaging, autism care

UR Medicine building new site for outpatient imaging, autism care

August 17, 2015

UR Medicine leaders will today break ground on a new building that will house a state-of-the-art outpatient Imaging Center, as well as the region’s first stand-alone clinic to integrate care of autism with pediatric neuromedicine and child and adolescent psychiatry services.

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Turning shovels for a new center for autism care and outpatient imaging

Turning shovels for a new center for autism care and outpatient imaging

August 17, 2015

UR Medicine leaders and patients break ground on a new building that will house a state-of-the-art outpatient Imaging Center, as well as the region’s first stand-alone clinic to integrate care of autism with pediatric neuromedicine and child and adolescent psychiatry services. Read more about this new center

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Strong Memorial Hospital specialties among ‘Nation’s Best’

Strong Memorial Hospital specialties among ‘Nation’s Best’

July 21, 2015

Four adult specialties at 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.

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First-of-its-kind study to explore how family stress leads to cavities

First-of-its-kind study to explore how family stress leads to cavities

July 15, 2015

UR Medicine’s Eastman Institute for Oral Health has been awarded a $3.5 million grant that, for the first time, will scientifically explore how family functioning, stress, and parenting behaviors may lead to early childhood cavities.

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Nursing home care improving for U.S. minorities, study finds

Nursing home care improving for U.S. minorities, study finds

July 14, 2015

“This study shows that recent regulatory, financial and market-driven changes have resulted in an improvement not only in homes with higher numbers of minorities, but across the board,” lead researcher Yue Li, an associate professor of public health sciences at the University of Rochester.

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FDA strengthens warning on pain medication

FDA strengthens warning on pain medication

July 10, 2015

“The people who are most at risk for heart attacks and strokes have more risk for heart attack and stroke when they take these NSAIDs. However, it also turns out that people who have less risk of heart attack and stroke also might be affected by these compounds as well”, said Dr. Charles Lowenstein, chief of cardiology at UR Medicine.

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URMC acts to ensure privacy of patient health data

URMC acts to ensure privacy of patient health data

July 9, 2015

The University of Rochester Medical Center will be reminding its doctors, nurses and other care providers that they must adhere to strict rules set up to protect patients’ private health care information.

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Mark Taubman takes the helm at URMC

Mark Taubman takes the helm at URMC

June 15, 2015

Mark Taubman M.D. is now formally CEO of the University of Rochester Medical Center and UR Medicine, officials said Friday. He was appointed in January as the first UR leader to serve as both URMC CEO and dean of the School of Medicine and Dentistry.

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