July 28, 2014
Student volunteers are making a difference at Rochester General
Volunteers at Rochester General Hospital are valued members of our healthcare family. And, during the summer months, our patients, visitors and staff are assisted by scores of student volunteers, who share their time off to help others.
July 24, 2014
Definitive Agreements Approved for United Memorial Medical Center and Clifton Springs Hospital & Clinic to Join Rochester Regional Health System
Definitive agreements have been finalized by Rochester Regional Health System (RRHS) for previously announced alliances with two hospitals in the greater Rochester and Finger Lakes region.
July 17, 2014
Medical Boot Camp Tests Knowledge & Teamwork
Rochester Regional Health System is in the business of providing the best patient care possible. And this week our first-year residents traveled to St. John Fisher College for a medical boot camp.
July 17, 2014
Rochester General Performs First Procedure with Advanced Robotic Surgery System
Rochester General Hospital, ranked among the top one percent of hospitals nationally for robotic surgery volume, is one of the first 20 hospitals in the U.S. to acquire the world’s newest and most advanced robotic surgical technology for minimally invasive surgery.
July 15, 2014
Why is something so sweet causing such a stir?
SUGAR is everywhere and some experts, including the World Health Organization, think that is a big health problem. Channel 10’s Lia Lando spoke with John Kralles RD/Rochester Regional Health System.
July 09, 2014
Rochester General and Unity Health Systems Announce New Identity as Rochester Regional Health System
Following more than a year of planning and regulatory review, on July 1, Rochester General Health System (RGHS) and Unity Health System formally came together to create a new non-profit health care system.
July 07, 2014
Looking for student opportunities in health care?
If you’re a high school student interested in a career in healthcare….take a moment to watch this video segment on the Youth Apprentice Program (YAP) at Rochester General Hospital.
July 02, 2014
Rochester General Health System and Unity Health System Move Forward With Legal Closing
Rochester General Health System (RGHS) and Unity Health System today filed the documents necessary to combine the two organizations to create a new health system.
July 01, 2014
Centers for Disease Control Heat Advisory Tips
The Centers for Disease Control offers the following tips to stay safe and healthy during periods of extreme heat. An Advisory remains in effect until later tonight. Please take a moment to review these safety tips from the CDC.
June 27, 2014
Robotic Surgery for Prostate Cancer, the Nerve Sparing Process & Penile Rehab
An open discussion on July 10, 2014 about this treatment option, potential side effects & recuperation.