Posts Categorized: Allied Health Professionals

Welcome To The Team: Introducing UPMC Jameson

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World-renowned business mogul, philanthropist, and Pittsburgh native Andrew Carnegie once said, “Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.” Here at UPMC, we believe that teamwork is the only way we can achieve our vision of bringing Life Changing Medicine to… Read more »

Clinical Creativity: The Art of Occupational Therapy

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Happy National Occupational Therapy Month! On a daily basis, Occupational Therapists (OTs) at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC implement innovative strategies to make a difference in the lives of pediatric patients and their families! To explore this fascinating health care field, we’re painting the specialty in a fun light – check it out! A… Read more »

My Career: Isn’t Just For Me

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It’s a common misconception that Registered Respiratory Therapists (RRTs) simply perform tasks that nurses do not have time for. In reality, doctors and nurses often rely on RRTs to evaluate the scene, document and report the findings, and then determine appropriate care plans for patients during respiratory crises. Additionally, since therapists serve across the spectrum… Read more »