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

If you have set foot into the medical world, then you have probably been impacted by the work of a ...

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

If you have ever set foot into the medical world, then you have probably been impacted by the work of ...

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One Step at a Time: Alex’s Supply Chain Success Story

Are you a hardworking individual with a desire to grow your career in a team-oriented environment? A supply chain career with UPMC could be the best place to start! Throughout the month of March, read the stories of four individuals who found meaningful careers on the supply chain teams of UPMC, and why they’d recommend pursuing a spot with… Read more »

From the Lab Bench to the Bedside – Becoming a Nurse at UPMC St. Margaret

Senior Professional Staff Nurse Emily Wickline, PhD, BSN, RN shared her perspective below on what her experience at UPMC St. Margaret means to her. *** BY EMILY WICKLINE My path to UPMC St. Margaret is not a traditional one, but like Mary Barkhymer, chief nursing officer at UPMC St. Margaret, said, I know that it’s… Read more »

My 4 Words to Describe UPMC St. Margaret: Straight from the CNO

UPMC St. Margaret Chief Nursing Officer Mary Barkhymer shared the story of how she ended up at UPMC St. Margaret and the very personal reason why she is so passionate about the community she serves. Her thoughts below: * * * BY MARY BARKHYMER Excellence. Community. Opportunity. Compassion. When I’m sharing with someone a little… Read more »

UPMC St. Margaret: The Fast Facts

What is UPMC St. Margaret? UPMC St. Margaret is a 249-bed acute care and teaching hospital situated on a 21-acre campus near Aspinwall, Pa. It serves more than 250,000 residents of northeastern Allegheny County and beyond, providing residents convenient access to the area’s finest physicians and health services. Does it have the specialty I’m interested… Read more »

I Love My Job 2018

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… Read more »