Tuesday, March 26, 2019 -- JDRF (formerly Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) Northeastern New York Chapter, the local branch of the national non-profit organization dedicated to type 1 diabetes (T1D) research and The Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom, are teaming up again for this year’s One Walk Great Escape.
Read more: JDRF Sets One Walk Great Escape for Saturday, May 11
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 -- The Grand Healthcare System, one of New York’s leading healthcare companies, in has purchased Heritage Health Care Center, a 220-bed extended-stay nursing facility, for an undisclosed amount.
Read more: The Grand Healthcare System Purchases Utica's Heritage Health Care Center
Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019 -- Online registration for the 41st Freihofer’s® Run for Women (Saturday, June 1 at 9 a.m.), the Capital Region’s premier all-women’s 5K road race, is now open.
Read more: Registration Open for 6/1 Freihofer's Run for Women; Training Challenge Launches 3/18
Friday, Feb. 8, 2019 -- Tonight, more than 115 Capital Region residents living with special needs and their dates will gather at Our Savior's Lutheran Church for "Night to Shine,” an unforgettable prom night experience for people with special needs (ages 14 and older).
Read more: Night to Shine Gives Teens With Special Needs the Red Carpet Treatment
Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019 -- We're excited to partner with Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences on its "Occupation Station" podcast featuring interviews with interesting and accomplished alumni now working in pharmacy and health sciences, and how their path to success began at ACPHS!
Read more: "Occupation Station" Provides ACPHS with Career Guidance
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.
Read more: "One Good Story" Shines Light On ACPHS Students and Alumni
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.
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.
Read more: Troy Turkey Trot Donates $15,000 to Event Charities, Sets Food Donation Record!
Friday, Nov. 29, 2018 — As the countdown to the festive season begins, community members are invited to get into the holiday spirit by attending a winter wonderland celebration Monday, Dec. 10 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at Barnwell (3230 Church St, Valatie, N.Y.).
Read more: The Grand at Barnwell to Host 12/10 Winter Wonderland Celebration
Wenesday, Nov. 28, 2018 – Utica’s Heritage Health Care Center has been selected as a finalist for the Greater Utica Chamber of Commerce’s 2018 Business of the Year awards.
Read more: Greater Utica Chamber of Commerce Names Heritage Health Care Center 2018 Business of the Year Finalist