Entries by Sarah Balsamello

Well Women Health Summit

This women’s health event takes place on March 14, 2020 from 9:00am to 4:00pm, at the Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. The event will feature Keynote Speaker, Kelly Diane Galloway, as well as workshops on Mental Health, Cancer, and Nutritional Health.   For more information, and to register, please click here.

Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) Program report for Community Partners of Western New York (CPWNY)

The purpose of the report is to share results of DSRIP programs with Performing Provider System (PPS). This report focuses on CPWNY study participants on “assessment of the implementation, operation, and patient care.” Additionally, the report describes CPWNY PPS findings, recommendations, and plans for future research. To access the report, please click here.

Sexual Assault Forensic/Nurse Examiner (SAFE) 2020 Training

The Crisis Services is partnered with the International Association of Forensic Nurses’ online SANE Training Course to offer this SAFE training program. This training is available to licensed RNs, NPs, PAs, or MDs that has at least one year of clinical experience. The program consists of “41 hours of online training on national standards, with […]

CBO Consortium of Upstate New York

The CBO Consortium of Upstate New York was founded by the Healthy Community Alliance, Inc. to support Community-Based Organizations (CBOs). The CBO Consortium of Upstate New York aides organizations to gain improved community population health outcomes, and health equity. This organization is the biggest consortium in New York State; it covers five upstate sub regions […]

Save the Date: The Chautauqua County Hope and Healing Committee–“Hope and Healing Conference of WNY”

The Chautauqua County Hope and Healing Committee’s 5th “Hope and Healing Conference of WNY” will take place on June 3and 4, 2020, at the State University of New York at Fredonia, in the Williams Center. The event works with local agencies, and organizations, to bring awareness on mental health and substance abuse. This 2020 event […]

Community Partners of WNY Team Presented at NY DSRIP Symposium

Representatives from the Community Partners of WNY (CPWNY) attended the New York State Population Health Symposium in New York City, New York. One of the CPWNY team members, Roxanne Cuebas, presented: Integration is Not One Size Fits All. The presentation described two models for behavioral health and primary care integration. One is a “fully integrated […]

D’Youville College Health Professions HUB

Catholic Health has partnered with D’Youville College to help implement a community clinic within the Health Professions Hub. The Community Partners of WNY (CPWNY) invested $5,070,000 to help aid the building of the Hub. As described on the D’Youville College’s website, the Hub will be used as a teaching hospital, and will offer home health […]

Just Tell One Program

Recently, Niagara Falls High School teachers were trained through the Just Tell One Program to bring tools to teach mental health awareness into the classroom, and for students to be able to get help, and help others. As described on Just Tell One.org, the program is a public awareness initiative whose mission is to “give […]