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The Value of My Stethoscope

“I’ve seen babies being born, worked first-hand in Pittsburgh’s top-rated Trauma Burn Center, assisted a flight crew, and held a ...

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Sarah Jenkins, Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

Little Moments, Big Impact

Before joining UPMC in 2015, Sarah Jenkins, Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, had already begun impacting the lives of children across the ...

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Supply Chain Scoop

Every company in the world, whether in health care, the food industry, or retail, benefits from and often requires strong ...

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House Hunters Pittsburgh: Finding Summer Housing in the Steel City


Finding a place to live that is great, let alone suitable, can get tricky in a city environment like Pittsburgh – especially if you do not live here year-round. Luckily, the Steel City is one of the most affordable and livable cities around, giving you more options than you think when it comes to finding… Read more »

The Clinical Nature of the ISDR Program


When I found out my first rotation was in Nursing Informatics eRecord, I was a little confused. It’s the only rotation not considered ISD, I was going to be the only ISDR in a clinical setting, and I only had a vague idea of what ‘nursing informatics’ really entailed. Something I found interesting and surprising… Read more »

How to Advance Your Career in Information Systems


Don’t feel inadequate. You are an important asset to any company.  Don’t let anyone make you feel like you are just another worker.  You will make mistakes – learn from them!  You will feel lost – ask questions!  You will have successes – build on them!  No one expects you to know everything right away…. Read more »