Posts Tagged: opioid crisis

Responding to a Crisis with Care: UPMC McKeesport to Open Life-Changing Unit

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Today, the health care industry is confronting what many medical professionals are calling a crisis. With addiction to controlled substances on the rise around the country and right here in Pittsburgh, health care professionals and providers are now in the unique position not only to provide medical solutions, but also to bring hope to individuals, families, and communities facing the perils of addiction.   Dawndra Jones, chief nursing officer and vice president of Patient Care Services at UPMC McKeesport and a 27-year… Read more »