Dr. Kjolhede of Bassett Healthcare to brief Congress on SBHCs

Dr. Chris Kjolhede, pediatrician and Co-Director of Bassett Healthcare's network of school-based health centers, is heading to DC February 28th to serve on a panel discussing children's mental health needs in the face of the opioid epidemic, particularly as parents...

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The Ascent: Leadership Interview with Ronda Kotelchuck

Leadership Interview: Ronda Kotelchuck Ronda Kotelchuck serves on the board of the New York School-Based Health Foundation. She was the founding CEO of the Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC), a partnership with a mission to expand access to primary and...

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Motivational interviewing guides informed contraceptive choice

An interview with Melanie A. Gold, DO, professor of pediatrics at Columbia University Medical Center and professor of population and family health at the Mailman School of Public Health about motivational interviewing is a valuable counseling style designed to help...

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Flu Season Hits Schools, Chautauqua County Fights Back

The flu season is showing no signs of slowing down so area schools in Chautauqua County are fighting back.  Dr. Todd Jacobson, Occupational Health Services director at UPMC Chautauqua WCA, said in January the current flu strain was “more deadly and more severe” than...

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Dentist: Local children need better care

Dentist Leah Carpenter has seen hundreds of patients at Bassett Healthcare Network's school-based health centers, but hundreds more area children are lacking in dental care, she told The Daily Star on Thursday. Bassett Healthcare Network has 20 health centers in...

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School Based Health Centers Applaud Governor Andrew M. Cuomo for Providing Level State Funding in his 2018-19 Budget Plan

For Immediate Release                                                                    Contact: Tuesday, January 16, 2018                                                              Sarah Murphy                                                                      ...

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