Posts Tagged: rehab

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

Kelsey M., Licensed Practical Nurse, UPMC Seneca Place

When you picture a senior living facility, what comes to mind? The caring staff, the friendly community of residents — all of these are familiar parts of the senior care environment. But what is it really like to work in a UPMC Senior Community? Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Kelsey M. took us behind the scenes… Read more »

Heroes of Health Care

“Never believe that a few caring people can’t change the world. For, indeed, that’s all who ever have.” — Margaret Mead What does it require to become a hero here in Pittsburgh? Does it involve making a catch in the end zone of Heinz Field, sinking the puck into the net at Consol, or hitting… Read more »

Having Fun as a Speech-Language Pathologist

I absolutely love coming to work every day. My name is Deanna Schiff-Pasekoff and I am entering my thirty-ninth year as a Speech-Language Pathologist. On the UPMC Rehab Network at Montefiore, we see the most medically complex cases. We are a JCAHO Stroke Rehab Center of Excellence at Montefiore. Every day at work is different…. Read more »