Posts Categorized: Allied Health Professionals

An Integral Part of the Team: Respiratory Therapist Q&A

Janelle P., Respiratory Therapist, UPMC Passavant

Every day, respiratory therapists at UPMC have a life-changing impact. Whether they’re performing diagnostic tests, administering treatments, or educating individuals and their families, respiratory therapists improve our patients’ quality of life, while enjoying a career that is unique and rewarding. Janelle P., a respiratory therapist at UPMC Passavant, agreed to give us an inside look… Read more »

Histotechnology: A Patient-Centered Approach

Can I let you in on a secret? On my way to becoming a Lead Histotechnologist at UPMC Presbyterian, I’ve learned that the significance of lab work extends far beyond the daily pathology, policy adherence, and procedures. Simply put, every biopsy and surgical specimen that my team processes belongs to someone’s loved one. Keeping this… Read more »

Welcome To The Team: Introducing UPMC Jameson

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 »