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Why I Overcame My Fears to Become A Nurse: My Care Changes Lives

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Once a Patient, Now a Life-Saver: My Care Changes Lives

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Tara Tucker

Inspired to Make a Difference: My Care Changes Lives

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Alvine Taylor, Professional Staff Nurse, UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport

Two Communities, One Passion: My Care Changes Lives

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Joe Serafin

I Have Seen What Health Care Can Do: My Care Changes Lives

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Supply Chain Management: My Three Daily Goals

Being a Supply Chain Management Summer Associate is an exciting and rewarding adventure. As a young professional, you will gain invaluable career experience in the world-renowned UPMC health system. Throughout the summer you will be completing various projects (yes, real work!) that add value to your department, making connections with senior management and other co-workers,… Read more »

Why Supply Chain Management Matters

Supply Chain Management stands as a critical component in UPMC operations. This department ensures that all UPMC hospitals and medical facilities have the proper clinical and non-clinical supplies, guaranteeing the highest quality patient care delivery. Without supply chain, acquiring the necessary equipment, supplies, and supportive services for patient care would be quite problematic. For the… Read more »

My Life as a Quality Summer Associate

Every day at the Wolff Center for Quality, Safety, and Innovation looks a bit different. Throughout the summer, I’ve explored a variety of quality improvement, data analysis, and patient experience projects that are occurring across the UPMC system. Interested in my experience? I’ve outlined one of my work days from this past week – Check… Read more »

Why Not be an Actuary for UPMC?

It was an early and dreary March Monday morning in Pittsburgh, and to be completely honest, I was not looking forward to going to class that day. However, that negative attitude quickly turned around as I received an unexpected phone call. It was Human Resources from UPMC extending an offer for a position to work… Read more »