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2014-05-20 23:04:51

CDPHP and Independent Health collaborate to improve health care in respective communities. Albany and Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 CDPHP and Independent Health, two health plans nationally recognized for customer service, provider partnerships and innovative approaches to improving community health, today announced a strategic alliance to explore opportunities to enhance their efforts to further transform health care in their respective communities, while remaining independent. The...

2011-01-27 09:30:00

BUFFALO, N.Y., Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- YMCA Buffalo Niagara today unveiled plans to develop a 92,000-square-foot state-of-the-art family branch to be built in the Buffalo suburb of Amherst. Construction is scheduled for completion in late 2012. William M. Collins, chairman of the YMCA board of trustees, announced that the facility will be known as the Independent Health Family Branch YMCA as the result of a unique partnership with the health plan. "Aligning their common goals of...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'