Innovative primary care initiative coming to Greater Buffalo region
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has selected the Greater Buffalo region to participate in its Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+) Initiative beginning in 2018. This five-year initiative will help to further revitalize and grow primary care in Western New York.
Preventive care vs. Diagnostic care
Independent Health is proud to offer your employees more than 60 preventive care services and screenings that are performed FREE of charge. However, there are times when some diagnostic screenings may have an associated cost – even when included on our $0 cost preventive services list.
Recognizing the worksite wellness efforts of area employers
Several local companies and businesses were selected as finalists for this year’s Western New York’s Healthiest Employers Award. These employer groups were honored at a luncheon in May for doing their part to better the health and vitality of our community, while lowering rates of preventable illness and medical costs.
Independent Health Foundation celebrates 25th anniversary
As a way to encourage exercise, recreation and green transportation, Independent Health, in partnership with Shared Mobility, Inc., has launched the second season of the Reddy Bikeshare program.
For 25 years, the Independent Health Foundation has been dedicated to providing Western New Yorkers with the support and resources they can use to lead healthier lifestyles. After all, a healthy community is something that everyone can benefit from.