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The Post-Journal
WCA Hospital Gift Shop Coordinator Named Volunteer Of The YearOn Thursday, WCA Hospital officials celebrated their volunteers during a specia
WCA Hospital Gift Shop Coordinator Named Volunteer Of The Year
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
On Thursday, WCA Hospital officials celebrated their volunteers during a special luncheon for them. During the luncheon, the hospital recognized several dozen individuals who donate numerous hours to assisting the facility operate. Since 2004,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Grace P. O’Brienwas employed by the Elma Post Office and the former Fen-ton Park Nursing Home.
Grace P. O’Brien
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
was employed by the Elma Post Office and the former Fen-ton Park Nursing Home. Prior to retirement, she was employed by WCA Hospital. She was a member of the former St. Vincent DePaul Catholic Church, North Evans, N.Y., and attended Our Lady of... Read more
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The Post-Journal
WCA Foundation Awards Memorial Scholarship"Vince had three passions in his life: family, work and golf. Not everyone can
WCA Foundation Awards Memorial Scholarship
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
"Vince had three passions in his life: family, work and golf. Not everyone can count work among their passions, but WCA Hospital was truly one of Vince's passions. Over the decades, his co-workers and patients were recipients of the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsAnonymous: Our Choice; speaker meeting; open discussion; nonsmoking, wheelchair
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
Anonymous: Our Choice; speaker meeting; open discussion; nonsmoking, wheelchair accessible; candlelight meeting; WCA Hospital, 207 Foote Ave., Classroom 2, Main Lobby, Jamestown, 7 p.m. Neighborhood Watch meeting, Sinclairville Fire... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Busti Woman Crashes Into Ditch Outside Of HomeOrr St. Ext. home. Lakewood-Busti police said the woman was in the process of p
Busti Woman Crashes Into Ditch Outside Of Home
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Orr St. Ext. home. Lakewood-Busti police said the woman was in the process of pulling out of her driveway when she went into the ditch. She was transported to WCA Hospital by Busti emergency officials for precautionary measures. P-J photo by A.J.... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsAnonymous: Our Choice; speaker meeting; open discussion; nonsmoking, wheelchair
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Anonymous: Our Choice; speaker meeting; open discussion; nonsmoking, wheelchair accessible; candlelight meeting; WCA Hospital, 207 Foote Ave., Classroom 2, Main Lobby, Jamestown, 7 p.m. Neighborhood Watch meeting, Sinclairville Fire... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Over $7,000 Raised As One Hitters, 5 For Spearing Win Wiffle Ball Titlesthe tournament included E-dreamz, Frewsburger Pizza Shop, Jamestown Area Commun
Over $7,000 Raised As One Hitters, 5 For Spearing Win Wiffle Ball Titles
The Post-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
the tournament included E-dreamz, Frewsburger Pizza Shop, Jamestown Area Community FCU, Team Jock Shop, Kendall Club PBA, WCA Hospital, Weinberg Financial Group, and WNY Urology Associates. Over $7,000 was raised for One Ball Foundation, a... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Events10 a.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Our Choice, open meeting, open discussion/basic t
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
10 a.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Our Choice, open meeting, open discussion/basic text; nonsmoking, wheelchair accessible; WCA Hospital, 207 Foote Ave., classroom 2, Jamestown, 11 a.m. Mental Health Association: Common Bonds Peer Support Group,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Eventsp.m.; C, nonsmoking Narcotics Anonymous: Second Chance; open meeting; open dis
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
p.m.; C, nonsmoking Narcotics Anonymous: Second Chance; open meeting; open discussion; nonsmoking, wheelchair accessible; WCA Hospital, 207 Foote Ave., classroom 2, Jamestown. 7 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Work the Steps and Live, Lutheran Church,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Area Police Reportsdevice, unsafe speed, moving from lane unsafely and unlicensed operater. Marier
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
device, unsafe speed, moving from lane unsafely and unlicensed operater. Mariera was taken by Bemus Point ambulance to WCA Hospital for treatment of his injuries. He will answer his charges in Ellery Court. NEW YORK STATE POLICE FREWSBURG -... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Dana L. Steiner, 48, of Jamestown, died Friday (June 10, 2016) in WCA Hospital. He is also su
Dana L. Steiner
The Post-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
, 48, of Jamestown, died Friday (June 10, 2016) in WCA Hospital. He is also survived by his stepson, Chris Kuhn and his wife, Mariah, who was inadvertently omitted from the list of survivors. The family regrets their oversig... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Robert (Bob) J. Wiedrichbe laid to rest in Grandview Cemetery, Batavia. The family would like to expre
Robert (Bob) J. Wiedrich
The Post-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
be laid to rest in Grandview Cemetery, Batavia. The family would like to express sincere gratitude to Dr. Rudy Mueller, WCA Hospital and Hospice of Chautauqua County. Memorials may be made to the donor's choice. For more information, call... Read more
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The Buffalo News
WCA Hospital receives $102,000 donation toward new technologyJAMESTOWN – Leaders from LINKS Charity have presented WCA Hospital with $102,00
WCA Hospital receives $102,000 donation toward new technology
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
JAMESTOWN – Leaders from LINKS Charity have presented WCA Hospital with $102,000 as the first installment in a four-year pledge toward the purchase of the Discovery 360 imaging system for breast cancer diagnosis. The donation, which exceeded LINKS... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Unlicensed driver rolls vehicle over, faces felony DWI countsoffice said. Mariera, who has a prior conviction for driving while intoxicated
Unlicensed driver rolls vehicle over, faces felony DWI counts
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
office said. Mariera, who has a prior conviction for driving while intoxicated in the last 10 years, was taken to WCA Hospital in Jamestown for treatment of undisclosed injuries. No information was immediately available about whether the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
ALSTAR EMS Encourages Public To Learn Hands-Only CPRhours to learn." Wilson said businesses or those organizing large events can c
ALSTAR EMS Encourages Public To Learn Hands-Only CPR
The Post-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
hours to learn." Wilson said businesses or those organizing large events can contact the ALSTAR EMS Training Center or WCA Hospital to set up a quick hands-only CPR training class. "You're not getting a card or a half-hour worth of stuff ...... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Deadly Escalationof the residence just before 6 p.m., opened fire and fled on foot behind the ho
Deadly Escalation
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
of the residence just before 6 p.m., opened fire and fled on foot behind the house. Ramos was later pronounced dead at WCA Hospital. Captain Robert F. Samuelson, division commander of the Jamestown Police Department, said Ramos may have had a... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Name Of Shooting Victim Releasedof the residence just before 6 p.m., opened fire and fled on foot behind the ho
Name Of Shooting Victim Released
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
of the residence just before 6 p.m., opened fire and fled on foot behind the house. Ramos was later pronounced dead at WCA Hospital. Captain Robert F. Samuelson, division commander of the Jamestown Police Department, said Ramos may have had a... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Name Of Shooting Victim Releasedof the residence just before 6 p.m., opened fire and fled on foot behind the ho
Name Of Shooting Victim Released
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
of the residence just before 6 p.m., opened fire and fled on foot behind the house. Ramos was later pronounced dead at WCA Hospital. Captain Robert F. Samuelson, division commander of the Jamestown Police Department, said Ramos may have had a... Read more
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The Post-Journal
In Cold Bloodbefore fleeing away on foot behind the house. The victim, suffering from multi
In Cold Blood
The Post-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
before fleeing away on foot behind the house. The victim, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, was transported to WCA Hospital via Alstar ambulance where he was later pronounced dead. Jamestown police believe this was not a random act of... Read more
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The Post-Journal
WCA Hospital Marks Advances In Health CareOn Thursday, at its 21st Annual Meeting of the Corporations, entitled "Advancin
WCA Hospital Marks Advances In Health Care
The Post-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
On Thursday, at its 21st Annual Meeting of the Corporations, entitled "Advancing Health Care: The Path Of Transformation," WCA Hospital highlighted its achievements over the past year, its latest programs as well as its goals for the future. Betsy... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Fatal shooting in Jamestownfrom an area behind the house and started shooting. He then fled the scene on f
Fatal shooting in Jamestown
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 14 days ago
from an area behind the house and started shooting. He then fled the scene on foot. The victim was taken by ambulance to WCA Hospital where he was declared dead a short time later. The call to police went out at 5:45 p.m. Police are looking for... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Jamestown shooter kills victim on his front porchAvenue and shot the man multiple times, police said. The victim’s identity was
Jamestown shooter kills victim on his front porch
The Buffalo News / Posted 14 days ago
Avenue and shot the man multiple times, police said. The victim’s identity was not immediately released. He was taken to WCA Hospital where he was later pronounced dead. Investigators believe the shooter, who witnesses said wore dark clothes,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Victim Dies In Prendergast Avenue Shooting; Police Searching For Gunmanbefore fleeing away on foot behind the house. The victim, suffering from multi
Victim Dies In Prendergast Avenue Shooting; Police Searching For Gunman
The Post-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
before fleeing away on foot behind the house. The victim, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, was transported to WCA Hospital via Alstar ambulance where he was later pronounced dead. Jamestown police believe this was not a random act of... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Police Investigate Shooting On Prendergast Avenuea reported shooting that occurred shortly before 6 p.m. Thursday at 853 Prender
Police Investigate Shooting On Prendergast Avenue
The Post-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
a reported shooting that occurred shortly before 6 p.m. Thursday at 853 Prendergast Ave. One victim has been transported to WCA Hospital for serious injuries. No one has been taken into custody yet, police said. More information will be released as... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsAnonymous: Our Choice; open meeting; open discussion; nonsmoking, wheelchair ac
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
Anonymous: Our Choice; open meeting; open discussion; nonsmoking, wheelchair accessible; candlelight meeting; WCA Hospital, 207 Foote Ave., Classroom 2, Main Lobby, Jamestown, 7 p.m. Mental Health Association: Family Support. 100 E.... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Nurturing ExperienceThe WCA Hospital School of Radiologic Technology hosted its 47th annual graduat
Nurturing Experience
The Post-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
The WCA Hospital School of Radiologic Technology hosted its 47th annual graduation ceremony Thursday in the hospital auditorium. Pictured, from left, are: Brenda Ireland, WCA Hospital Board of Directors, past chair; 2016 graduates Kylie Wilson, Laura... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Summer Band Concert Series Begins WednesdaySalon 1, 7-Eleven, The Resource Center, The United Arts Appeal of Chautauqua Co
Summer Band Concert Series Begins Wednesday
The Post-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
Salon 1, 7-Eleven, The Resource Center, The United Arts Appeal of Chautauqua County Projects Pool Grant Program and WCA Hospital. As in previous years, members of the Allen Park Women's Club will continue their tradition of providing... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Senn-Sations Salon Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary"Split Ends." It is also a volunteer for the American Cancer Society's "Look Go
Senn-Sations Salon Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary
The Post-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
"Split Ends." It is also a volunteer for the American Cancer Society's "Look Good, Feel Good" program, sponsored locally by WCA Hospital, which aims to help cancer patients look and feel better about themselves while receiving treatment. Its weekly... Read more
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The Post-Journal
WCA, UPMC Hamot Officials Continue Working Through ProcessWCA Hospital officials will meet next with the state Office of Alcoholism and S
WCA, UPMC Hamot Officials Continue Working Through Process
The Post-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
WCA Hospital officials will meet next with the state Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services and the Office of Mental Health. Betsy Wright, WCA Hospital, president and chief executive officer, said that both state agencies meet at the same... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Dangerous Trendsaid. Officers administered Naloxone, or Narcan, and were able to revive the 1
Dangerous Trend
The Post-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
said. Officers administered Naloxone, or Narcan, and were able to revive the 17-year-old victim. She was transported to WCA Hospital by the Lakewood Fire Department. The incident marks the eighth time that Lakewood-Busti police officers have... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Police Revive 17-Year-Old Overdose Victim In Lakewoodcounter next to her. Police administered Naloxone, or Narcan, and were able to
Police Revive 17-Year-Old Overdose Victim In Lakewood
The Post-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
counter next to her. Police administered Naloxone, or Narcan, and were able to revive the victim. She was transported to WCA Hospital by the Lakewood Fire Department. The incident marks the eighth time that the Lakewood-Busti Police Department... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Accident On Howard Avenue Due To Medical Issuepavement, hit mailboxes and a landscaping fixture and came to rest on the oppos
Accident On Howard Avenue Due To Medical Issue
The Post-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
pavement, hit mailboxes and a landscaping fixture and came to rest on the opposite side of the road. The man was taken to WCA Hospital after the event, and according to an officer with the Busti Police Department, he did not appear to sustain any... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Senn-Sationalfacials, waxing, massage and tanning. "We volunteer for the American Cancer So
Senn-Sational
The Post-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
facials, waxing, massage and tanning. "We volunteer for the American Cancer Society's 'Look Good Feel Better' program at WCA Hospital, helping cancer patients look and feel their best during their treatment," Senn said. Senn-sations Salon & Day... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Accident On Howard Avenue Due To Medical Issuepavement, hit mailboxes and a landscaping fixture, coming to rest on the opposi
Accident On Howard Avenue Due To Medical Issue
The Post-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
pavement, hit mailboxes and a landscaping fixture, coming to rest on the opposite side of the road. The man was taken to WCA Hospital after the event transpired, and according to an officer of the Busti Police Department, he did not appear to... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Events10 a.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Our Choice, open meeting, open discussion/basic t
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
10 a.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Our Choice, open meeting, open discussion/basic text; nonsmoking, wheelchair accessible; WCA Hospital, 207 Foote Ave., classroom 2, Jamestown, 11 a.m. Mental Health Association: Common Bonds Peer Support Group,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Picturesque Propertiessponsor, Univera. Hours of the tour are 10 A.M. to 4 P.M., June 18. Tickets for
Picturesque Properties
The Post-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
sponsor, Univera. Hours of the tour are 10 A.M. to 4 P.M., June 18. Tickets for the event, which supports grants to WCA Hospital, are $20. Pre-sale tickets are available at the WCA Hospital Gift Shop or at www.wcafoundationjamestown.org . On... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
WCA merger with UPMC takes step forwardof the full council, which was available through a webcast on the state Health
WCA merger with UPMC takes step forward
Warren Times Observer / Posted 20 days ago
of the full council, which was available through a webcast on the state Health Department's website. Prior to the vote, WCA Hospital, UPMC Hamot and UPMC officials had a chance to speak. Also, those opposing the merger had a chance to address... Read more
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The Post-Journal
State Council OKs WCA, UPMC Integrationfull council, which was available to view through a webcast on the state Health
State Council OKs WCA, UPMC Integration
The Post-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
full council, which was available to view through a webcast on the state Health Department's website. Prior to the vote, WCA Hospital, UPMC Hamot and UPMC officials had a chance to speak. Also, those opposing the merger had a chance to address... Read more
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TribLIVE
Roundup:UPMC affiliation with Jamestown, N.Y. hospital approved; Alpha propose $300M-plus deal on mine cleanup; moreYork state officials on Thursday said they've given contingency approval to an
Roundup:UPMC affiliation with Jamestown, N.Y. hospital approved; Alpha propose $300M-plus deal on mine cleanup; more
TribLIVE / Posted 21 days ago
York state officials on Thursday said they've given contingency approval to an affiliation between health giant UPMC and WCA Hospital in Jamestown, N.Y. UPMC in December announced an investment of at least $25 million over the next 10 years into... Read more
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The Buffalo News
New York State Health Department OKs merger of Jamestown’s WCA Hospital, U of Pittsburgh Medical CenterThe New York Department of Health on Thursday gave its approval to the merger o
New York State Health Department OKs merger of Jamestown’s WCA Hospital, U of Pittsburgh Medical Center
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 days ago
The New York Department of Health on Thursday gave its approval to the merger of WCA Hospital and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, an affiliation meant to bolster the financially struggling Jamestown hospital while giving UPMC greater... Read more
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The Post-Journal
State Approves WCA/UPMC Mergertwo systems. "We are very excited and appreciative of the state's approval to
State Approves WCA/UPMC Merger
The Post-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
two systems. "We are very excited and appreciative of the state's approval to move forward," said Betsy T. Wright, FACHE, WCA Hospital President/CEO. "This is a great day for WCA and UPMC and more importantly, the citizens that we are so... Read more
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The Buffalo News
New York DOH approves merger of Jamestown hospital and Pittsburgh medical centerThe state Department of Health on Thursday approved a plan by WCA Hospital in J
New York DOH approves merger of Jamestown hospital and Pittsburgh medical center
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 days ago
The state Department of Health on Thursday approved a plan by WCA Hospital in Jamestown to join the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center system. The approval by the department’s Public Health and Health Planning Council came several weeks after a... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsGluten Free Diet Support, WCA Hospital, Classroom 4 (call 664-8356 for time and
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 22 days ago
Gluten Free Diet Support, WCA Hospital, Classroom 4 (call 664-8356 for time and more information) TOPS 721, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 825 Forest Ave., Jamestown; weigh-in, 8:30 a.m.; meeting, 10 a.m. GED/High School equivalency classes, E2CC... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Park YourselfSalon 1; 7-Eleven; The Resource Center; The United Arts Appeal of Chautauqua Co
Park Yourself
The Post-Journal / Posted 22 days ago
Salon 1; 7-Eleven; The Resource Center; The United Arts Appeal of Chautauqua County Projects Pool Grant Program; and WCA Hospital. As in previous years, members of the Allen Park Women's Club will continue their tradition of providing... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Eventsclosed discussion, 511 E. Second St., Jamestown, 8:15 p.m.; wheelchair accessib
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
closed discussion, 511 E. Second St., Jamestown, 8:15 p.m.; wheelchair accessible THURSDAY Gluten Free Diet Support, WCA Hospital, Classroom 4 (call 664-8356 for time and more information) TOPS 721, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 825 Forest... Read more
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The Post-Journal
WCA And UPMC Merger Needs To Be ScrutinizedNew York healthcare dodged a bullet earlier last month when a state council wis
WCA And UPMC Merger Needs To Be Scrutinized
The Post-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
New York healthcare dodged a bullet earlier last month when a state council wisely decided to table its consideration of WCA Hospital's proposed affiliate with the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, also known as UPMC. While WCA Hospital is... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Jammers Flip The Scriptimmediately attended to Riggins before ALSTAR arrived on the scene within minut
Jammers Flip The Script
The Post-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
immediately attended to Riggins before ALSTAR arrived on the scene within minutes to transport the Penn State sophomore to WCA Hospital. After more than 20 minutes, play resumed and the Jammers tacked on two more runs in the inning on Skyler... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsSt., Jamestown; 7 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Our Choice, open meeting, non-smok
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
St., Jamestown; 7 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Our Choice, open meeting, non-smoking, wheelchair accessible, Ask It Basket; WCA Hospital, 207 Foote Ave., Jamestown, 7 p.m. ''We Believe,'' a Christ centered recovery group, First Covenant Church, 520... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Jammers Drop Second Straight To Newarktwo RBIs. ... Travis Cloney, the first batter of the game for Newark, was hit b
Jammers Drop Second Straight To Newark
The Post-Journal / Posted 28 days ago
two RBIs. ... Travis Cloney, the first batter of the game for Newark, was hit by a pitch around the helmet and was taken to WCA Hospital for further evaluation. ... Trevor Simon, a 6-foot-2 left-hander from Ball State University is tonight's... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Two-Car Collision On Route 394 Sends One To WCASuburban on Route 394 in Ashville at approximately 5:15 p.m. The female operat
Two-Car Collision On Route 394 Sends One To WCA
The Post-Journal / Posted 28 days ago
Suburban on Route 394 in Ashville at approximately 5:15 p.m. The female operator of the maroon car was transported to WCA Hospital with minor injuries. The maroon vehicle sustained the most damage. Lakewood-Busti Police Department and the... Read more
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