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May 29, 2024

National recognition for Independent Health

Independent Health has been ranked as the second highest health plan for member satisfaction in the New York region, according to the J.D. Power 2024 U.S. Commercial Member Health Plan Study.

May 6, 2024

Bike Month 2024 presented by Independent Health

With May being National Bike Month, Western New Yorkers can win a prize pack and take part in exciting GObike events.

Apr 30, 2024

Variety of activities to be held at Independent Health’s Medicare Health Hub

As a way to make sure our Medicare Advantage plan members have the tools, resources and information they need to achieve better health, Independent Health is hosting a variety of health and wellness activities at our Medicare Health Hub, which is located inside our Medicare Information Center at 620 Dick Road in Depew.

Apr 26, 2024

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

As part of a program that identifies and honors the best places of employment throughout the state, Independent Health and its family of companies were recently recognized as one of the “Best Companies to Work for in New York” in each of their respective categories.

Apr 18, 2024

2023 Independent Health Foundation Annual Report released

In communities across the region, the Independent Health Foundation is helping to improve the health and well-being of Western New Yorkers through awareness, prevention and education programs focused on community health priorities.

Reddy Bikeshare launches ninth season

Mar 28, 2024

Reddy Bikeshare launches ninth season

Mar 27, 2024

Spring Recess returns to Buffalo RiverWorks

Families looking for an affordable, fun, and healthy way to spend their spring break can enjoy free ice skating and roller skating at Buffalo RiverWorks from April 1-5. Presented by Independent Health, there are a variety of free and discounted activities available.

Feb 26, 2024

Healthy Options Restaurant Week returns March 4-10

Western New Yorkers will have the opportunity to try new restaurants, support local businesses, and positively impact their own health as part of this year’s Healthy Options Restaurant Week presented by the Independent Health Foundation, Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus, Buffalo Urban League Young Professionals and the food delivery service appétit.

Feb 19, 2024

Jared M. Gross Named Chief Financial Officer for Independent Health

Jared M. Gross has been appointed as executive vice president & chief financial officer for Independent Health effective February 26, 2024. In this role, Gross will be responsible for the financial budgets and operations of the organization, including the development of the financial and operational strategy, managing the company’s financial assets and reporting the financial results of Independent Health and its affiliate companies. Gross succeeds James Dunlop, who was recently elevated from CFO to president for Independent Health as part of the company’s long-term leadership succession planning process. Michael W. Cropp, M.D., will remain as the company’s chief executive officer.

Feb 1, 2024

Medicare Health Hub is Back

Independent Health is always looking for more ways to help our Medicare Advantage plan members get and stay healthy. That’s why we’re excited to be back at our Medicare Health Hub, which is located inside our Medicare Information Center at 620 Dick Road in Depew.

Jan 29, 2024

Celebrating 5 Years of Health, Wellness and Community in Buffalo’s Broadway-Fillmore Neighborhood

Independent Health and Jericho Road Community Health Center have announced the renaming of its state-of-the art fitness facility, The Independent Health Gym and Wellness Center at Jericho Road, reaffirming its commitment to promoting health and well-being in East Buffalo.

Jan 18, 2024

Independent Health President and CEO, Michael W. Cropp, M.D., Announces Plans for Leadership Succession; Jim Dunlop named President.

Independent Health announced today the implementation of a strategic succession plan. As part of the leadership succession planning process, President and CEO, Michael W. Cropp, M.D., will remain CEO, and he will be supported by current Chief Financial Officer Jim Dunlop who will be elevated to the role of President effective February 26.