Your favorite duo, Cassie Church and Jessica Mabie (a.k.a. Jassie), will be holding drop-in sessions at Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo during the month of October to answer any questions you have about our upcoming move to Oishei Children’s Hospital on November 10!

Employee Health will be offering influenza vaccinations at Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo (WCHOB) during the month of October.

In order to accommodate all campus access submissions, see article for minor changes to parking deductions for Oishei Children’s Hospital employees as of November.

In preparation for the big move to Oishei Children’s Hospital on November 10, the Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo Gift Shop will permanently close on Saturday, October 7 at 2:00 p.m.

All Kaleida Health employees and physicians are encouraged to donate current and historic hospital items for inclusion in the Oishei Children’s Hospital Time Capsule and Memory Lane Exhibit from now through Tuesday, October 17

The Town Hall Meeting held this morning, September 29 at 7 a.m. in Alford Auditorium was a huge success! Speakers included Allegra Jaros, President, Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo; Lisa Schmidt, Chief Operating Officer, Buffalo General Medical Center; Jessica Mabie, Director of Strategic Planning and Cassie Church, Move Clinical Project Manager. 

Oishei Children's Hospital has been selected as the recipient of this year's Project of the Year Award by the Project Management Institute (PMI) of Buffalo.

On Friday, September 22, staff and project team members of Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo (WCHOB) conducted a patient transport simulation from Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo to the new Oishei Children's Hospital (OCH) in preparation for the impending hospital move in November.

When the new John R. Oishei Children's Hospital (OCH) opens in November, a room on the sports-themed tenth floor for young medical surgical patients will have a nameplate near the door recognizing the Grand Island community. As a community, Grand Island raised $25,000 for OCH and is the only community to have a room named after them as part of the hospital's "Complete a Room with Care" campaign.

Join KISS 98.5 radio personality Janet Snyder each Wednesday morning at 8:45 to hear the latest updates on the Oishei Children's Hospital from physicians, administrators, donors and families. Learn about the exciting differences it will make in the care and treatment of children throughout the region and how the hospital is raising the bar in maternal and pediatric care.

With 45 years under her belt, Donna Alessi holds the title of the longest-tenured neonatal ICU nurse at Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo. While medical advancements have changed many outcomes for the better, Donna’s dedication to providing steadfast love to the hospital’s tiniest patients has never wavered. From caring for babies within the hospital walls, to starting programs which offer support to families after they leave – Donna’s compassion for the vulnerable is endless.

Oishei Children’s Hospital announced today the addition of Joe’s Deli to the Hospital’s dining options. Opening this November, the Buffalo-based deli known for their award-winning, specialty sandwiches, soups and wraps will provide healthy, homemade options from 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. daily.