MVHS Announces DAISY Award to Honor Extraordinary Nurses

  Mohawk Valley Health System (MVHS) is adopting the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses, an international recognition program that celebrates compassionate care. “We are proud of the dedication and commitment demonstrated by our nurses” said Linda McCormack-Miller RN DNP NEA-BC, senior vice president/chief nursing officer. “The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses is one way that…

Staffworks is Hiring! Billing Clerk

  Staffworks has an immediate opening for an experienced Billing Clerk for a social services organization located in Utica, NY. The Billing Clerk will be responsible for networking with insurance companies to acquire authorizations and outpatient treatment reports. Additional Responsibilities: Data entry and creation of daily activity sheets Print, review and mail patient bills Assist…

Make-A-Wish® Central New York Kicks Off ‘Wish Heroes’ to Support Nearly 200 Waiting Wishes

Wish families, volunteers paying it forward by raising funds, awareness   Make-A-Wish Central New York and local supporters gathered today at the Greater Utica Chamber of Commerce to kick off a month-long fundraising campaign called Wish Heroes. The virtual fundraiser takes place throughout April and culminates on World Wish Day, April 29th.  The overall goal…

Staffworks is Hiring! Payroll Specialist

  Staffworks is recruiting for an experienced Payroll Specialist for a nonprofit organization in Utica, NY. The Payroll Specialist will work cross-departmentally to audit and verify all time keeping records of employees’ hours worked as well as any deductions or withholdings required to comply with state and federal law.   Essential Functions: Completes all aspects…

Staffworks is Hiring – MRI Technologist

    If you are looking for a full-time, day position in medical imaging, this could be your opportunity. Staffworks has an immediate opening for an MRI Technologist for a medical facility in Utica, NY. Responsibilities: Obtains and records a complete clinical history pertinent to examination requested. Evaluates requests for appropriateness; refers concerns to coordinator…

Staffworks is Hiring – Accounting Administrator

  Staffworks, in partnership with a local social services agency, is recruiting for a full-time Accounting Administrator.   The Accounting Administrator will perform and maintain the related accounting processes in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP). This complex accounting work involves responsibility for all accounts within the general ledgers and requires an understanding of…

Choo Choo 2021

While still have a few unanswered questions on how the 2021 Choo Choo will proceed under the current guidelines, we know that this signature event can’t be derailed! We are on track to begin the process of celebrating the 20th milestone of this epic tournament, and it’s one you won’t want to miss! Hop on…

Opposing Raising Taxes to Balance State Budget

Approved March 9, 2021  RESOLUTION OF THE GREATER UTICA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AGAINST RAISING TAXES TO BALANCE THE STATE BUDGET WHEREAS,  the spread of the Covid 19 virus necessitated extraordinary measures to contain the infection rate among the general population; and WHEREAS,  these extraordinary measures included the furloughing of thousands of employees and the temporary…

Calling for Legislature to Immediately Rescind Governor Cuomo’s Emergency Powers (Revised)

Approved February 17, 2021 – Revised March 9, 2021 RESOLUTION OF THE GREATER UTICA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE REVOKING EXECUTIVE ORDERS (REVISED) WHEREAS, Governor Andrew Cuomo issued executive orders in response to the Covid 19 virus outbreak that altered or suspended numerous existing laws within the State of New York; and WHEREAS, these extraordinary measures included…