HEALTHeLINK Medical Minutes

The HEALTHeLINK Medical Minute airs Wednesdays during the 10pm newscast on WUTV Fox 29. Throughout the year, various local health care leaders provide education about HEALTHeLINK as well as highlight the value and benefits of clinical information exchange here in Western New York. HEALTHeLINK Medical Minutes can be viewed here and also at

Daniel Porreca, HEALTHeLINK Executive Director, 2020 message


Dr. Anthony Billittier, HEALTHeLINK Board Chair and Executive Vice President & Chief Medical Officer, Independent Health, 2020 message


Dr. Ju Joh, Associate Chief Medical Director, Mobile Primary Care


Dr. Richard Charles, Chief Medical Officer, General Physician, PC


Candice Duffy, Director, Schofield Adult Day Health Care Program


Daniel Porreca, HEALTHeLINK Executive Director, COVID-19 Update


Dr. Kenyani Davis, General Internist, Community Health Center of Buffalo


Kevin Wiese, Vice President of Information Systems, BestSelf Behavioral Health


Daniel Porreca, HEALTHeLINK Executive Director, 2019 message


Dr. David Scamurra, HEALTHeLINK Board Chair, 2019 message


Jason Bridge, Vice President, Eye & Tissue Services, ConnectLife


David W. Anderson, President & CEO, BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York


Mark A. Sullivan, FACHE, President & CEO, Catholic Health


Michael W. Cropp, MD, President & CEO, Independent Health Association


Dr. Candace S. Johnson, President & CEO, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center


Dr. Richard Kaplan, Gastroenterology Associates


Art Wingerter, President, Univera Healthcare


Dr. Anthony Billittier, Chief Medical Officer, Millennium Collaborative Care


Esra Mustafa, PharmD, Millennium Collaborative Care


Dr. Edward Stehlik, Practicing Internist, Northtowns Medical Group




Ann Marie Odrobina, Group Vice President, Wellness, Employee Benefits & HRDirect


Pastor Kinzer Pointer, Chair, Millennium Collaborative Care Board of Managers


Dr. Ajay Chaudhuri, Director, Diabetes-Endocrinology Center of WNY and
Professor of Medicine, University at Buffalo


Barbara Johnson, Director of Client Services – Elmwood Health Center


Danielle Ross, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner – The Chautauqua Center


Paula Leszak, Nurse Practitioner – Horizon Health Services


Kevin Burns, COO – Buffalo MRI


HEALTHeLINK Patient and Child


HEALTHeLINK Emergency Room


Anna Bojarczuk-Foy, LNHA, MBA – Elderwood Administrative Services, LLC


HEALTHeLINK Multiple Conditions


HEALTHeLINK Parental Care


Dr. Evelyn Hurvitz – Tonawanda Pediatrics


Year end message from Dan Porreca


Dr. Terry Daniels – Daniels Family Chiropractic


Dr. Laszlo Mechtler – Dent Neurological Institute


HEALTHeLINK Experience


Dr. Anna Chen – Windsong Radiology


Quality of Care


Cost of Care


Dr. Raghu Ram – Landmark Health




Dr. Everett Weiss – Roswell Park Cancer Institute


Dr. Richard Elman – Catholic Health System


Dr. Thomas Foels – Independent Health


Dr. Gale Burstein – Commissioner, Erie County Department of Health


Dr. Anthony Billittier – ECMC & Millennium Collaborative Care


Dr. Peter Winkelstein – Kaleida Health


Dr. Richard Vienne – Univera Healthcare


Dr. Thomas Schenk – BlueCross BlueShield of WNY


Dr. David Scamurra – HEALTHeLINK Board Chair


Daniel Porreca – HEALTHeLINK Executive Director