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To Teach and Empower: My Role as a Home Health Nurse

Most types of nursing involve similar responsibilities — monitoring patients’ conditions, administering medications, maintaining records, and educating patients and their ...

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Actions Speak Louder Than Words – UPMC's Student Nurse Internship

At UPMC, our patients are our top priority. Our nurses may be busy administering medication and juggling their schedules, but ...

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A Day in My Shoes – UPMC's Summer Associates Program

Becoming a UPMC Summer Associate means taking a big step into the professional world and preparing for your future. This ...

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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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The Chorus of My Career

The lab isn’t a quiet place–far from it, actually. If someone was to come in and record audio in our lab, they would probably classify it as “white noise.” However, to the trained ear of a Medical Technologist, the sounds of the lab make up the sound track of my day, the chorus of my… Read more »

Love What You Do

For me, choosing a career was easy. I was told at an early age that if you love what you do for a living, you will never work a day in your life. That quote has always stuck with me. My grandmother was a nurse and took such great pride and passion in her work. As… Read more »

Research and Development at UPMC Enterprises

Research and development is one of the most important aspects of leading high-tech companies. Any corporation that is going to launch a commercially successful product in the market should conduct extensive user research in order to thoroughly understand current market trends and the needs of customers. Without user research, the chance of launching a successful product decreases… Read more »