Posts Categorized: Clinical

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 »

Advanced Practice Providers: Understanding the Heart of the Matter

Physician Assistants, Shelly Iams and Venice Conley are passionate about their roles as Advanced Practice Providers. Assisting in both Cardiac and Cardiothoracic Surgery at UPMC’s Heart and Vascular Institute, each day offers its fair share of triumphs and trials. As APPs, Iams and Conley both value their specialty because their work is highly motivating, filled with… Read more »