2022

Nov 10, 2022

U.S. News & World Report Recognizes our Medicare Advantage Plans

Independent Health has been named to U.S. News & World Report’s annual list of the best health insurance companies offering Medicare Advantage coverage in the nation. Independent Health is the only health plan in Western New York to receive this prestigious recognition from U.S. News & World Report for four consecutive years.

Oct 18, 2022

Take part in Health & Wellness Challenge

Western New Yorkers don’t have to train like professional football players to accomplish their health and wellness goals. Instead, they can achieve healthier lifestyles and improve their overall well-being by simply taking part in the Independent Health and Buffalo Bills Health & Wellness Challenge.

All of IH’s Medicare Advantage Plans earn 5 Stars from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for 2023

Oct 10, 2022

All of IH’s Medicare Advantage Plans earn 5 Stars from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for 2023

Talk with a Redshirt

Oct 1, 2022

Talk with a Redshirt

Independent Health among the nation’s highest-rated health plans by NCQA

Sep 23, 2022

Independent Health among the nation’s highest-rated health plans by NCQA

Independent Health Foundation Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Sep 15, 2022

Independent Health Foundation Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Independent Health Medical Office Building Dedicated at ECMC

Sep 6, 2022

Independent Health Medical Office Building Dedicated at ECMC

Aug 2, 2022

Yogathon to benefit mental health programs

Beginner and experienced yogis alike are welcome to receive the mental and physical health benefits of yoga at the 2nd annual Yogathon for Suicide Awareness & Prevention presented by Independent Health and Power Yoga Buffalo. This Yogathon will raise awareness of suicide prevention and funds to benefit mental health programs at Mental Health Advocates of WNY on Sunday, September 18 from 9am – 1pm (class from 10:30 am – 12:30 pm) at 500 Seneca St. in Buffalo.

Aug 2, 2022

Reddy Bikeshare Grows Beyond 100 stations

With more stations than ever before, Reddy Bikeshare invites Western New Yorkers to take on more active forms of transportation. As Reddy Bikeshare marks its seventh season, Western New Yorkers will now have more places than ever before to explore, exercise, and connect with folks using a Reddy Bike.

May 25, 2022

Independent Health Invites Donations of Essential Items for Tops/Jefferson Ave. Neighborhood Residents

Independent Health Invites Community to Donate Essential Items for Tops/Jefferson Ave. Neighborhood Residents

May 16, 2022

2022 Kids Run Back in Delaware Park

Returning to an in-person event to kick-off healthy activities all summer long, the Independent Health Foundation will again host their Kids Run at Delaware Park Saturday, June 4, 2022, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. This free annual event, sponsored by Wegmans, encourages families to start the summer in a fun, healthy way with a mini-dash for children ages 2 to 5 and a 1.8-mile family run/walk for all ages.

Independent Health and its Family of Companies Honored as  Best Places to Work for in New York

Apr 21, 2022

Independent Health and its Family of Companies Honored as Best Places to Work for in New York

Apr 20, 2022

Health & Wellness Challenge is back!

The 15th round of the Independent Health and Buffalo Bills Health & Wellness Challenge is set to kick off on April 25 and run through June 5. Since 2014, Independent Health and the Buffalo Bills have teamed up to offer the Health & Wellness Challenge as a way to incentivize Western New Yorkers to make healthy lifestyle choices.

Apr 5, 2022

Reddy Bikeshare to offer upgraded bikes for 2022

Reddy Bikeshare and Independent Health announced the official start of the 2022 bikesharing season today, with plans to upgrade the 400 bikes with scan-to-unlock technology. The bikes’ new hardware will improve access to the entire fleet across Buffalo and Niagara Falls, and soon will be available in 90 different locations.

Mar 4, 2022

Free health screenings, resources and fresh produce shared

Several Good for the Neighborhood events, offering free health screenings, resources and information from healthcare professionals along with fresh fruits, vegetables and family fun activities, organized by the Independent Health Foundation returns this year to in-person gatherings in Buffalo, Niagara Falls and other neighborhoods throughout Western New York

Mar 2, 2022

Partnership with United Way Buffalo & Erie County for the Giving Challenge

United Way of Buffalo & Erie County is partnering with Independent Health to create the “Change Starts Here” challenge – a 31-day contribution match program running for the entire month of March. Every donation made to the United Way in March will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to $50,000, thanks to a generous contribution from Independent Health.

Jan 20, 2022

Awarded platinum Bell Seal for Workplace Mental Health

Independent Health has been awarded the 2022 platinum Bell Seal for Workplace Mental Health by Mental Health America (MHA). The Bell Seal is a first-of-its-kind workplace mental health certification that recognizes employers who strive to create mentally healthy workplaces for their employees.

Jan 14, 2022

IHA awards $42,000 to 65 Western New York charities

Independent Health announced the final round of $650 recipients for its “Nominate Your Favorite Charity” program. Nearly 8,000 individuals submitted nominations for the program during the 2021 Medicare annual enrollment period. All randomly selected recipients operate within the eight-county Western New York region.

Jan 14, 2022

IHA awards $42,000 to 65 Western New York charities

Independent Health announced the final round of $650 recipients for its “Nominate Your Favorite Charity” program. Nearly 8,000 individuals submitted nominations for the program during the 2021 Medicare annual enrollment period. All randomly selected recipients operate within the eight-county Western New York region.