NEWS

"One Good Story" Shines Light On ACPHS Students and Alumni

Friday, Jan. 18, 2019 -- Now is a time of great change in the American healthcare system. Access has become a national imperative, and new policies and practices are being developed to create a value-based system focused on patient outcomes. Traditional roles of point-of-care providers are also evolving, and there is increased dependence on interprofessional teams and information technology. Additionally, advances in life sciences are providing new and sophisticated therapies and diagnostics that enable the dream of personalized medicine.

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Northern Rivers Family of Services Discusses "Give Hope a Home" Foster Parenting Campaign

Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019 -- There are 500 children regionally between the ages of 1-21 in need of loving foster homes. Bill Marszalek, executive program director for foster care, spoke with WNYT NewsChannel 13's Asa Stackel today about “Give Hope a Home,” an initiative to educate Capital Region residents about regional foster parenting opportunities. Clck here to watch the segment.

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Troy Turkey Trot Donates $15,000 to Event Charities, Sets Food Donation Record!

Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018 -- Officials from the City of Troy gathered at the Troy Atrium this afternoon to award a $15,000 check from the Troy Turkey Trot to the event’s two charities, the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York and Joseph's House and Shelter, a Troy-based not- for-profit whose mission is to prevent and alleviate homelessness.

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The Grand Healthcare System Appointed Receiver of Buffalo Nursing Homes

Monday, Oct. 29, 2018 — Officials at The Grand Healthcare System today announced that the company has been appointed receiver of two failing Buffalo nursing homes, Emerald South Nursing and Rehabilitation Center (1175 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY 14209) and Emerald North Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, which is located at 1205 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY 14209.

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Video: Meet the Regional Food Bank of NENY

Friday, Oct. 26, 2018 -- In this short video which we shot and edited, Mark Quandt, executive director of the Regional Food Bank of NENY, talks about his organization and how donations from participants taking part in the 71st annual Troy Turkey Trot help the organization accomplish its mission. Based in Latham, N.Y., the Food Bank serves more than 1,000 food pantries, soup kitchens,  shelters, and other charitable feeding programs in 23 counties of upstate New York. It helps to feed nearly 300,000 people annually!

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Valatie Nursing Home Resident Realizes Dream of Driving Tank!

Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018 -- George Fink, 91, of Selkirk, a resident at The Grand Healthcare System's  The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at Barnwell​, got a lifelong wish to drive a tank fulfilled today when The Grand Healthcare System partnered with Sunny Hill Resort & Golf Course​ in Greenville to let him get behind the controls of their 1984 M548 personnel carrier with .50 caliber turret.

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