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Federal funding will be used to expand mental health services for youth   (access required)

Administered through the state Office of Mental Health, the federal funding is aimed at helping community-based service providers better serve children and youth who are dually diagnosed with mental illness and a developmental disability or substance use disorder.

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Villa of Hope celebrates opening of new treatment center   (access required)

Villa of Hope celebrates opening of new treatment center

Villa of Hope celebrated the opening of its Gregory E. Polisseni Living Hope Treatment Center with a ribbon cutting at the site in Greece on Thursday.   The first-of-its-kind facility in the region, Living Hope Treatment Center, will serve community ...

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AeroSafe Global ranks No. 1 on Chamber’s Top 100 list (access required)

AeroSafe Global earned the top spot on the 36th annual Greater Rochester Chamber Top 100 list of fast-growing, privately held businesses headquartered in the metro area and Finger Lakes region. The Gates-based firm, founded in 1995, is a provider of ...

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Clinic at Roberts Wesleyan University funded to expand services for autism spectrum disorders  (access required)

Westside Psychological Services at Roberts Wesleyan University has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the Butterfield Foundation, that will boost its capabilities to evaluate and diagnose autism spectrum disorders.   The funds will enable the clinic to become more self-sustaining by ...

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Mayor: Walgreens store closing leaves ‘pharmacy desert in majority Black neighborhood’ (access required)

"This decision is bad for our community, bad for Walgreens customers, and completely contrary to the company’s expressed desire to promote diversity, equity and inclusion," Evans said in a prepared statement released Thursday morning.

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Current, future providers emphasize mental, physical health connections (access required)

Acknowledgement of the inextricable link between emotional and physical well-being is a major focus of training for future health care providers.

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Local health care careers highlighted at job fair this week (access required)

Bryant and Stratton hosts health care job fair

Representatives from Bryant & Stratton College, Rochester Regional Health, the University of Rochester, Fidelis Care, Breast Cancer Coalition, Wilmot Cancer Institute and other healthcare employers and community organizations will attend.  

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Excellus BCBS awards grants to address maternal health disparities  (access required)

Eight nonprofit organizations in the health plan’s 39-county service area will share $1 million in grant funding over the next three years. 

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Excellus BCBS rolls out Medicare plan for local veterans   (access required)

Excellus BCBS rolls out Medicare plan for local veterans

Excellus BlueCross BlueShield will offer a Medicare Advantage plan in 2023 targeting the needs of local veterans.  In addition to $0 premiums and low copays for doctor visits, Medicare Blue Choice Freedom (HMO-POS) includes:  $0 copays for behavioral health visits;  ...

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