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Five Reasons to Choose UPMC Hamot, In the Words of Our Nurses

Many people recognize UPMC for its corporate headquarters and flagship hospitals in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, but just over 100 miles north, ...

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Inside the Operating Room: Q&A with UPMC Surgical Technologists

Did you know that you don't need to be a surgeon to experience the fast-paced and thrilling world of the ...

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Carol S., Licensed Practical Nurse, UPMC Heritage Place

From Patients to Family: Why Your Community Needs LPNs Like You

Every day, many of us move through life in our own little world. But do you ever stop to think ...

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Kelsey M., Licensed Practical Nurse, UPMC Seneca Place

3 Things You Didn't Know About Working in Senior Communities

When you picture a senior living facility, what comes to mind? The caring staff, the friendly community of residents — ...

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James H., LPN, Canterbury Place

Not Your Average Career: My Path to Canterbury Place

As a military veteran and a seasoned licensed practical nurse with a twenty-five-year career, James H. has cared for patients ...

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How to Build a Career in Echocardiography That You Love

Kat P., Echocardiography Sonographer, UPMC Presbyterian

Have you been looking for a career that is specialized, challenging, and rewarding? Do you want to work in an environment where your passion is supported by new technology, diverse opportunity, and dedicated teammates? According to Kat P., Echocardiography Sonographer at UPMC Presbyterian, echocardiography could be the answer for you. Kat took us behind the… Read more »

Stop, Collaborate, and Care: Inside the Culture of UPMC Western Psychiatric

Header image of Jeremy W., Director of Clinical Services, UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital

For more than 60 years, UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital has been a national leader in providing best practice, research-based care and a broad array of innovative psychiatric and addiction services for children, adolescents, adults, and seniors at every stage of their recovery. Learn more about UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital. Passion for Patients For Jeremy W.,… Read more »

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 »