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22 Mar, 2017, 14:49 ET Falls Are the Leading Cause of Injury Among Older Adults in NY State

One in four upstate New York adults older than age 65 fell at least once in the last year, according to research by Excellus BlueCross BlueShield....


22 Feb, 2017, 17:57 ET First-of-Its-Kind Survey Shows Early Acceptance of Telemedicine in Upstate New York

Nearly five out of 10 upstate New York adults are aware of telemedicine, and 80 percent of those who have used telemedicine rated their experience...


29 Nov, 2016, 18:16 ET Telemedicine Visits in Upstate NY Are Likely to Surge Next Year

Upstate New Yorkers will embrace telemedicine as an alternative to getting care for minor conditions next year and are expected to use that option...


09 Sep, 2015, 17:45 ET Excellus BCBS Offers Protection for Affected Individuals Following Cyberattack

 Excellus BlueCross BlueShield ("Excellus BCBS") announced today that its Information Technology (IT) systems were the target of a...


24 Oct, 2005, 01:00 ET U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Recognizes Step Up for Innovation in Prevention

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has named Step Up from Excellus...