Posts Tagged: UPMC Shadyside

Student Nurse Q&A: Lessons from the Hospital & Classroom

Being a full-time student is hard work. For many students, the thought of pursuing a degree while also working a job to gain experience or to secure financial stability can seem a little overwhelming. But these students from UPMC Schools of Nursing have proven that managing schoolwork while also providing quality care to patients can… Read more »

My Career Isn’t Just About Me: Susan, Lifelong Life Changer

My Career Isn't Just About Me: UPMC Lifelong Life Changer

By Susan Ulakovic, Manager: Care Management, Children’s Hospital of UPMC  My name is Susan Ulakovic, and I’m a UPMC Lifelong Life Changer.   My career at UPMC has been quite rewarding. I wouldn’t trade it for anything! Although I graduated from Shadyside Hospital Diploma School of Nursing, I worked at another health care organization for a short period before having my first… Read more »

How My Past Inspired My Future: UPMC Nursing Educator Shares Her Story

UPMC Nurse Educator Mayra Toney

UPMC Schools of Nursing, four, hospital-based nursing schools, exist to prepare our graduates to enter the workforce to become leaders in health care and advocates for their patients. Behind this goal exists our inspiring, multi-talented, and dynamic Schools of Nursing faculty, each of whom bring a different set of skills and an incredible story to the table…. Read more »