Posts Categorized: Nursing

I am a Difference Maker | My TCU Nursing Story at UPMC

“So, why did you choose to enter the nursing field?” In 2010, my uncle was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. While watching him battle through the stages of his disease, and being with him during his last moments in the ICU, I realized that I wanted to be the person to help make a difference in… Read more »

A Day in the Life of a TCU Nurse

I’ve been working in the TCU (Transitional Care Unit) at UPMC Montefiore for 27 years. What keeps me coming back day after day is the variety of patients I get to interact with, and the moments of compassionate care I get to provide. Each 12-hour shift I work brings its own challenges and rewards, and… 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 »