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Health Care Services Directory

Continuing Care Network (An affiliate of the Greater Rochester Health System Inc.) 1040 University Ave. Rochester, N.Y. 14607 Contact: Kenneth Naples 756-4200 Fax: 756-4210 Function: Oversees GRHS’s long-term- care providers Other services: Part of a multifaceted health care system The ...

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Long-term-care facilities
& adult day care

Avon Nursing Facility 167 Clinton St. Avon, N.Y. 14414 Contact: Richard Baker 226-2225 Fax: 226-9226 Level of care: Skilled-rehabilitation services Brandon Woods of Brighton 110 Brandon Woods Drive Rochester, N.Y. 14618 Contact: Gail FitzPatrick 442-3700 Fax: 442-8652 Level of care: ...

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Health Care Services Directory

To negotiate the maze of managed care, it helps to know what the road signs mean. Here, courtesy of the Monroe County Medical Society, are some of the terms you’re likely to encounter: Capitation: A monthly sum paid in advance ...

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Health Care Services Directory

Computerized Health Education & Screening Services Inc. 675 Grand Ave. Rochester, N.Y. 14609 Contact: Greg or Fred Sarkis 232-2040 Fax: 288-2293 Other services: Wellness-program coordinator Corporate Health Strategies Packett’s Landing, Suite 300 Fairport, N.Y. 14450 Contact: Kate Brennan Shuey 924-3090 ...

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Health care planning & research

The Center for Governmental Research Inc. 37 S. Washington St. Rochester, N.Y. 14608 Contact: Patricia Malgieri 325-6360 Fax: 325-2612 E-mail: 75777.354@compuserve.com The Crestwood Group 40 Mountain Rise Fairport, N.Y. 14450 Contact: Alan Vitberg, Leon Gossin 223-6960 Fax: 425-2721 E-mail: tcg@frontiernet.net ...

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Health Care Services Directory

Influencing legislation is not exclusive to powerful special-interest groups. However, it takes more than a vote and a phone call to turn your concerns into political action. Nancy Boyer, president of Fairport’s Equifax Healthcare Analytical Services, a division of the ...

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Retail medical-supply companies

American Homepatient Inc. 2320 Brighton-Henrietta Townline Road Rochester, N.Y. 14623 Contact: Gregory vomScheidt 475-9760 Fax: 475-9741 Other services: Home-health care provider Apria Healthcare 1250 Scottsville Road, Suite 80 Rochester, N.Y. 14624 436-4910 Fax: 436-6356 Other services: Home-health care provider Fonte ...

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Health care information services

Rochester Healthcare Information Group Inc. (A subsidiary of the Hospital Consortium of Greater Rochester) 3445 Winton Place Rochester, N.Y. 14623 Contact: Beverly Voos 273-8140 Fax: 273-8139 Web site: http://www.monroe.edu/ rochproj/ Equifax Healthcare Information Services Inc. 10 E. Liftbridge Lane Fairport, ...

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Health Care Services Directory

Contrary to conventional wisdom, neither Monroe County nor New York state is the leader in health care that one might believe. In New York, the rankings for leading causes of death per 100,000 people are significantly greater than the national ...

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Health Care Services Directory

BryLin Hospitals Rochester Outpatient Center 2741 W. Ridge Road Rochester, N.Y. 14626 Contact: Anne Woodhams 723-9000 Fax: 723-9050 Caron Counseling Services of Rochester 1150 University Ave., Suite 7 Rochester, N.Y. 14607 442-8422 Fax: 442-8494 Clifton Springs Hospital & Clinic 2 ...

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Choose carefully in benchmarking competition

An article in last month’s issue of Business & Health describes the joint initiative by General Motors and the United Auto Workers to address health care costs by modeling on the Rochester system. The cost differentials cited in the article ...

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Health Care Services Directory

LOCAL SITES Academic Medical Center Consortium: http://www.amcc.rochester.edu/ The Allergy-Asthma Rochester Resource Center: http://www.memo.com/aarrc/ Finger Lakes Area Hospitals Corp.: http://www.flahc.org HCR Home Health Agency: http://www.healthcareresources.com/hcr/ Health Information Resources and Services Inc./John Hoben: http://www.hirs.com/jwhbio.html National Kidney Foundation of Upstate New York Inc.: ...

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Third-party administrators

Bene-Care Inc. 500 Helendale Road, Suite 175 Rochester, N.Y. 14609 Contact: Michele Lambeth, Sofia Kiantos 654-8971 or 800-333-1673 Fax: 654-9805 Other services: Employee-benefits consultant Benefit Resource Inc. 120 Allens Creek Road Rochester, N.Y. 14618 Contact: Thomas Guiler 242-9595 Fax: 242-9590 ...

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Dial up
a definition

The Rochester Public Library has started a 24-hour hot line that lets patrons ask medical reference questions by e-mail, with responses within 24 hours. The service can be reached at mediref@mcls.rochester.lib.ny.us. Library officials emphasize that they will not interpret medical ...

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Health Care Services Directory

A.M.S. Insurance Services 3700 East Ave. Rochester, N.Y. 14618 Contact: Angela Shortino 264-0690 Fax: 264-0107 Specialty: Assists seniors and people with disabilities, and their families, in filing and managing insurance claims Bene-Care Inc. 500 Helendale Road, Suite 175 Rochester, N.Y. ...

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