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Digital Edition of HUPdate - 5/29/2015

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Congrats to Our Nursing Dynamos!

Earlier this month, HUP celebrated National Nurses Week, recognizing the many outstanding contributions of its nursing staff. As part of the festivities – which included gifts, aromatherapy and massage, and a professional photo shoot – the ...Full story

HUP Recognizes New DAISY Winners

The DAISY (Diseases Attacking the Immune System) Award honors the “super-human” work nurses do in caring for patients and their families every day. At HUP, 11 nurses and one patient care unit at HUP are chosen to receive this award over the...Full story

Have “Heart” Will Travel

Earlier this month, for the first time in HUP’s history, a patient left the hospital to go home without a heart. But the artificial heart keeping 65-year-old Michael Law alive is not what’s so remarkable. Artificial hearts have been used as...Full story

Heartfelt Thanks

A letter sent to Nina O’Connor, MD, director of Palliative Care “It was such a relief when a Palliative Care physician took charge. She gave great comfort to me, and particularly to one of our daughters, who is Orthodox. This physician arr...Full story

Come to Dorney!

It’s that time of year when HUP employees can enjoy food and fun at Dorney Park Wildwater Kingdom for a reduced price! HUP’s annual picnic will be held on Saturday, June 27. The fun includes admission and an all-you-can-eat meal that inclu...Full story

Come to Learn More

Be sure to attend an All Employee Meeting to learn more about HUP and the Health System, and have your questions answered by hospital leaders. The next three will be held: * Thursday, June 11,, from 5:00 to 6:00 pm * Wednesday, July 15, f...Full story

Looking for a New Home?

Penn Home Ownership Services will hold its Spring 2015 Housing Fair on Wednesday, June 3, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at 186 Wright-Saunders on the PPMC campus. The fair offers a one-stop resource to learn more about the current real estate mar...Full story

New Patient Welcome Video

A new patient welcome video debuted late last year, reflecting an organization that wants to partner with patients and assure them that they placed their care in the best hands. The video was the result of a multidisciplinary group effort, ...Full story

Digital Edition of HUPdate - 5/15/2015

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A Model of Enthusiasm and Kindness

Each year, HUP recognizes the many ways unit secretaries improve the experience of both patients and families, as well as staff. An important part of this celebration is announcing the winner of the Helen Lysun Award. This year’s winner is ...Full story


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