Posts Categorized: Clinical

Striving for Excellence as a CRNA

Life as a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) is filled with challenge, opportunity, and reward – variability that makes each work day extremely worthwhile. Derek Reckard, a CRNA at UPMC Presbyterian, finds the high-volume excitement of working in a Level 1 Trauma Center to be thrilling for these very reasons. As is the case for… Read more »

Embracing Our Values: Anesthesia Tech Spotlight

Let’s face it – every career comes with triumphs and trials, especially in the health care system. The key to rising above difficult circumstances lies in approaching every situation from the right angle. Maintaining proper perspective and attitude is essential! For Anesthesia Technicians (ATs), each day holds a unique set of challenges. Between monitoring vitals,… Read more »

The Value of the UPMC Values Assessment

If you’ve applied to a UPMC position recently, you may have noticed a new addition to our application process: The UPMC Values Assessment. Allow us to answer some questions, right off the bat! What is the UPMC Values Assessment? The UPMC Values Assessment is an online assessment meant to evaluate how well you align with… Read more »