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Five Reasons to Choose UPMC Hamot, In the Words of Our Nurses

Many people recognize UPMC for its corporate headquarters and flagship hospitals in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, but just over 100 miles north, ...

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Inside the Operating Room: Q&A with UPMC Surgical Technologists

Did you know that you don't need to be a surgeon to experience the fast-paced and thrilling world of the ...

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Carol S., Licensed Practical Nurse, UPMC Heritage Place

From Patients to Family: Why Your Community Needs LPNs Like You

Every day, many of us move through life in our own little world. But do you ever stop to think ...

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Kelsey M., Licensed Practical Nurse, UPMC Seneca Place

3 Things You Didn't Know About Working in Senior Communities

When you picture a senior living facility, what comes to mind? The caring staff, the friendly community of residents — ...

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James H., LPN, Canterbury Place

Not Your Average Career: My Path to Canterbury Place

As a military veteran and a seasoned licensed practical nurse with a twenty-five-year career, James H. has cared for patients ...

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Five Reasons to Choose UPMC Hamot, In the Words of Our Nurses

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Many people recognize UPMC for its corporate headquarters and flagship hospitals in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, but just over 100 miles north, you’ll find another center of our world-class patient care. UPMC Hamot, one of eight Magnet designated UPMC hospitals, is home to the only Level II trauma center in the region, as well as Magee-Womens Specialty… Read more »

A Day in My Shoes – UPMC’s Summer Associates Program

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Becoming a UPMC Summer Associate means taking a big step into the professional world and preparing for your future. This 11-week, paid internship is a unique opportunity to make a real difference at UPMC in departments like Corporate, Insurance, Health Services, and UPMC Enterprises. Ever wondered what working at UPMC is like? From commuting downtown… Read more »

Spend a Day in My Shoes – UPMC’s Finance Management Rotation Program

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At UPMC, we know that it’s never too early to start changing lives, and some of the youngest among us can bring the best ideas to the table! Enter the Finance Management Rotation (FMR) Program. In this immersive leadership development program, high-achieving recent graduates are given the opportunity of a lifetime to explore finance and… Read more »

Actions Speak Louder Than Words – UPMC’s Student Nurse Internship

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At UPMC, our patients are our top priority. Our nurses may be busy administering medication and juggling their schedules, but our true focus is building relationships with each patient and showing them that we will go above and beyond for their care. UPMC’s Student Nurse Internship program allows nursing students to witness the high quality… Read more »

A Peek Into My Week – UPMC’s Information Services Division Rotation Program

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If you have a passion for innovation and technology and you’d like to use your skills to help others, a career in health care information technology could be a great fit for you – and UPMC could be the right place to put your skills to work. The Information Services Division Rotation (ISDR) Program, a… Read more »

To Teach and Empower: My Role as a Home Health Nurse

Most types of nursing involve similar responsibilities — monitoring patients’ conditions, administering medications, maintaining records, and educating patients and their families. But for home health nurses, those responsibilities are paired with a unique challenge and opportunity: visiting patients in their homes and caring for them independently. To be a home health nurse, you’re called upon… Read more »