As a military veteran and a seasoned licensed practical nurse with a twenty-five-year career, James H. has cared for patients in all kinds of environments. Now, he is leveraging his diverse background to care for the elderly in his own community, at Canterbury Place.
When you picture a senior living facility, what comes to mind? The caring staff, the friendly community of residents — all of these are familiar parts of the senior care environment. But what is it really like to work in a UPMC Senior Community? Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Kelsey M. took us behind the scenes… Read more »
Every day, many of us move through life in our own little world. But do you ever stop to think about the people in your neighborhood who may be in need — the elderly, the homebound, the disabled, and others? For Carol S., Licensed Practical Nurse, these people are more than just names. She has… Read more »
Whether it’s a rejection, a difficult coworker, or a personal hurdle of some kind, challenges are inevitable in every career journey. For Brett F., a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) at UPMC, a challenging physical disability has affected the entirety of his life and career — but it hasn’t held him back in the slightest. … Read more »
The saying goes, “Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” We’re pleased to bring back our annual I LOVE MY JOB series, where real UPMC employees share what is it that they love about their career. Check out last year’s stories and tune in over the next… Read more »