Posts Tagged: nursing

Four Lessons My Career as a Certified Nursing Assistant Has Taught Me

Header image of Terry S., Certified Nursing Assistant at Asbury Heights

Meet Terry. He’s a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) at Asbury Heights, part of UPMC Senior Communities. At first glance, Terry’s responsibilities are pretty simple: taking care of the residents of Asbury Heights and meeting their basic needs. But spend a few moments talking with Terry, and you’ll quickly pick up on his inspiring perspective. His… Read more »

From Patients to Family: Why Your Community Needs LPNs Like You

Carol S., Licensed Practical Nurse, UPMC Heritage Place

Every day, many of us move through life in our own little world. But do you ever stop to think about the people in your neighborhood who may be in need — the elderly, the homebound, the disabled, and others? For Carol S., Licensed Practical Nurse, these people are more than just names. She has… Read more »

Stop, Collaborate, and Care: Inside the Culture of UPMC Western Psychiatric

Header image of Jeremy W., Director of Clinical Services, UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital

For more than 60 years, UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital has been a national leader in providing best practice, research-based care and a broad array of innovative psychiatric and addiction services for children, adolescents, adults, and seniors at every stage of their recovery. Learn more about UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital. Passion for Patients For Jeremy W.,… Read more »