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Health & Wellness

October 17, 2022

The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded a total of 51 new cases of COVID-19 Saturday, Sunday and Monday. In the first 17 days of October, 370 county residents tested positive for the virus.  Counts per day were 25 on Saturday, eight on Sunday and 18 on Monday.  Case totals for the ...

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 23 new cases of COVID-19 Friday. In the first 14 days of October, 327 county residents tested positive for the virus.    Case totals for the previous months of 2022 are 808 in September, 802 in August; 435 in July; 488 in June; 1,427 in May; 805 ...

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OLEAN, NY — The City of Olean Firefighters Local 1796 and the Pink Pumpkin Project will team up to “Fill-the-Boot for the Pink Pumpkin Project” Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon, at the intersection of State and Union Streets.   Lt. Brian Livoto of the City of Olean Fire Department said a mix of union ...

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OLEAN, NY — Upper Allegheny Health System, parent company of Bradford Regional Medical Center and Olean General Hospital, announced two appointments: Dr. P. Henri Lamothe as chief medical officer and BylleJo Holzwarth as senior director of human resources. Lamothe has been serving as the UAHS ...

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 30 new cases of COVID-19 Thursday. In the first 13 days of October, 304 county residents tested positive for the virus.    Case totals for the previous months of 2022 are 808 in September, 802 in August; 435 in July; 488 in June; 1,427 in May; ...

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OLEAN, NY — The Olean Meditation Center, 2275 Dugan Road, will offer "Caring for Ourselves and Others,” a program for families and children, from 10:30 a.m. to noon Saturday. The program is produced and presented by the center’s Mindful Families group, which includes teachers and parents as well ...

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ST. BONAVENTURE, NY — Panelists will discuss advancements made in mental health care on Thursday at 4 p.m. in the university's Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts Rigas Family Theater. The discussion titled “Unpacking the Willard Suitcases: From Institution to Community” is open to the public ...

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 26 new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday. In the first 12 days of October, 274 county residents tested positive for the virus.    Case totals for the previous months of 2022 are 808 in September, 802 in August; 435 in July; 488 in June; 1,427 in May; ...

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 98 new cases of COVID-19 Saturday through Tuesday. In the first 11 days of October, 248 county residents tested positive for the virus.   Counts per day were 18 on Saturday, 13 on Sunday and 10 on Monday and 57 on Tuesday.  Case totals for the ...

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 17 new cases of COVID-19 Thursday. In the first six days of October, 124 county residents have tested positive for the virus.  Case totals for the previous months of 2022 are 808 in September; 802 in August; 435 in July; 488 in June; 1,427 in ...

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Cattaraugus County Public Health Director Dr. Kevin D. Watkins is urging county residents who are not vaccinated against polio to get vaccinated.  “We would really strive to encourage all residents that are unvaccinated, including children 2 years of age and older, those who are pregnant and ...

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 40 new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday. In the first four days of October, 83 county residents have tested positive for the virus.     Case totals for the previous months of 2022 are 808 in September, 802 in August; 435 in July; 488 in June; 1,427 in ...

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 43 new cases of COVID-19 Saturday through Monday. In the first three days of October, 43 county residents have tested positive for the virus.   Counts per day were 13 on Saturday, 9 on Sunday and 21 on Monday.  Case totals for the ...

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OLEAN, NY — Life-saving technology at Olean General Hospital is getting a makeover. Beginning Monday, the catheterization lab, a procedural room where physicians use a catheter to conduct diagnostic tests and treatments on the heart, is undergoing updates for a period of approximately five ...

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 31 new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday. In the month of September, 808 county residents have tested positive for the virus. Case totals for the previous months of 2022 are 802 in August; 435 in July; 488 in June; 1,427 in May; 805 in April; 411 in ...

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 34 new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday. In the first 29 days of September, 777 county residents have tested positive for the virus.  Case totals for the previous months of 2022 are 802 in August; 435 in July; 488 in June; 1,427 in May; 805 in April; ...

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 24 new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday. In the first 28 days of September, 743 county residents have tested positive for the virus.  Case totals for the previous months of 2022 are 802 in August; 435 in July; 488 in June; 1,427 in May; 805 in April; ...

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OLEAN, NY — The Cattaraugus Country Health Department will host a monkeypox vaccine clinic Thursday, 4 to 6 p.m., in Suite 4010 of the county building, 1 Leo Moss Drive. According to the health department’s website, 24 appointments will be available for the first of the two-dose JYNNEOS vaccine.

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 46 new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday. In the first 27 days of September, 719 county residents have tested positive for the virus. Case totals for the previous months of 2022 are 802 in August; 435 in July; 488 in June; 1,427 in May; 805 in April; 411 ...

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 93 new cases of COVID-19 Friday through Monday. In the first 26 days of September, 673 county residents have tested positive for the virus.   Counts per day were 32 on Friday, 19 on Saturday, 21 on Sunday and 21 on Monday  Case totals for the ...

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 39 new cases of COVID-19 Thursday. In the first 21 days of September, 580 county residents have tested positive for the virus.  Case totals for the previous months of 2022 are 802 in August; 435 in July; 488 in June; 1,427 in May; 805 in April; ...

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 41 new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday. In the first 21 days of September, 541 county residents have tested positive for the virus.  Case totals for the previous months of 2022 are 802 in August; 435 in July; 488 in June; 1,427 in May; 805 in April; ...

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 39 new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday. In the first 20 days of September, 500 county residents have tested positive for the virus. Case totals for the previous months of 2022 are 802 in August; 435 in July; 488 in June; 1,427 in May; 805 in April; 411 ...

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 69 new cases of COVID-19 Friday through Monday. In the first 19 days of September, 461 county residents have tested positive for the virus.  Counts per day were 20 on Saturday, 16 on Sunday and 33 on Monday. Case totals for the previous months ...

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 21 new cases of COVID-19 Friday. In the first 16 days of September, 392 county residents have tested positive for the virus. Among Friday’s new cases, 12 people had been vaccinated; nine were nbot.   Case totals for the previous months of 2022 ...

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OLEAN, NY — Brittany Smith, a medical office assistant at Olean General Hospital, and Brooke Lipps, a registered nurse at Bradford Regional Medical Center, received their respective hospitals’ August Star Awards. The Star Award is presented monthly to one employee at each hospital who ...

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OLEAN, NY — After serving as the interim president of the Upper Allegheny Health System (UAHS) for three months, Dr. Jill Owens has officially been appointed as the president of the health care network. Owens is the first woman to fill UAHS's top position. “Dr. Jill Owens was unanimously ...

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 40 new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday. In the first 14 days of September, 340 county residents have tested positive for the virus. Among Wednesday's new cases, 22 people had been vaccinated.   Case totals for the previous months of 2022 are 802 in ...

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 30 new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday. In the first 13 days of September, 300 county residents have tested positive for the virus. Among Tuesday's new cases, 15 people had been vaccinated.  Case totals for the previous months of 2022 are 802 in ...

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The Cattaraugus County Health Department recorded 80 new cases of COVID-19 Friday through Monday. In the first 12 days of September, 270 county residents have tested positive for the virus.  Counts per day were 26 on Saturday, 10 on Sunday and 44 on Monday. Case totals for the previous months ...

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