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CANANDAIGUA — The Breast Imaging Center and Breast Surgery Program at UR Medicine Thompson Health are among the first in the region to offer Savi Scout radar localization technology to treat women diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer.

PENN YAN — Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital will offer its monthly walk-in screening mammograms from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Diagnostic Imaging/Radiology Department.

WEBSTER — Jane Shukitis, president and CEO of UR Medicine Home Care, will retire this December 2021 after seven years leading the agency.

PENN YAN — The ProAction Yates Office for the Aging will hold Chronic Disease Self-Management Program workshops from 1-3:30 p.m. on Mondays, beginning May 3 and continuing through June 7.

CANANDAIGUA — Throughout the month of April, UR Medicine Thompson Health’s Breast Imaging Center in Canandaigua is offering walk-in mammograms with no appointment necessary. The special offer is designed to give patients who, due to the pandemic, missed their 2020 mammograms, or who are othe…

Double-burden syndrome is a daily concern for many women and may have been exacerbated due to work-from-home directives and social-distancing measures instituted during the COVID-19 pandemic.

CANANDAIGUA — The VA Finger Lakes Healthcare System is hiring registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, and nursing assistants at the Canandaigua VA Medical Center.

GENEVA — Finger Lakes Health will host a stroke support group from 3-4 p.m. April 13 at the Garnsey Outpatient Rehabilitation Center of Geneva General Hospital. This month’s topic will be occupational therapy and stroke recovery.