IRVING – Visitors to facilities across the TLC Health Network system will see new signs on the exterior of public entrances, a sign of caution in light of the current Ebola threat in West Africa and the U.S. Recently, health officials at Lake Shore Health Care Center in Irving conducted an “unannounced” training exercise focusing on protocols in their admissions procedures to ensure compliance by staff with the latest state and federal guidelines.
IRVING – Nearly 70 employees of TLC Health Network were honored for their years of service during an annual recognition ceremony at Lake Shore Health Care Center in Irving. Held as part of the national celebration of Hospital and Nurses Week, the event provided honorees recognition for years of service in five year increments.
Those honored in the 40 year category were Karen Comello, RN, Cardiac Rehab; Roseann Mohney, RN, Emergency Department; and Dawn Weiskerg...
Irving, NY – TLC Health Network officials are pleased to welcome Urologist Mark J. Doerr, MD (pictured on left) of Western New York Urology Associates to the Lake Shore campus in Irving, New York. Dr. Doerr will be available for appointments beginning Monday, June 9 in suite #3 of the Medical Office Building attached to the hospital at 849 Routes 5 & 20 in Irving. The specialist is accepting male and female patients of all ages, including children...
BUFFALO – James E. Wild, MD, FAAFP (pictured at left), a member of the TLC Health Network Board of Trustees, has been named a recipient of the HealthCare 50 for 2014 award by Buffalo Business First. The publication recently announced the honorees in its publication for individuals “who are standouts in the medical field,” those who strive to maintain and improve services that customers expect as well as those who make a difference in this era of change. Dr...
IRVING - Excellence has doubled this year for Lake Shore Health Care Center’s Long Term Care facility, as not one but two outstanding employees have been named for their top award. Both MaryAnn Lynch, LPN and Morgan Sebastiano (pictured at left), certified nurse’s aide have been honored with the annual Long Term Care Employee of the Year Award.
“There were several great nominees again this year,” explained Brian Reader, Divisional Director of Operations, “but...
GOWANDA - Patients in the Gowanda area and surrounding communities now have closer-to-home modern diagnostic imaging as well as rehabilitation therapy services, thanks to the recent addition of programs at Gowanda Urgent Care & Medical Center at 34 Commercial Street...
IRVING - The Respiratory Therapy Department at Lake Shore Health Care Center in Irving has been undergoing some changes focused on enhancing patient comfort, privacy, and the overall testing experience. Sharon Smith, RRT, Respiratory Therapy Manager, explained the services have been relocated within the hospital, and can now be found in an upgraded and roomier space across from the Ambulatory Surgery area.
“It’s really nice for our staff and our patients...