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Digital Edition of HUPdate - 5/27/2016

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HUP Celebrates Nursing!

HUP’s Board of Nursing pulled out all the stops for this year’s celebration of National Nurses Week and treated its nurses to a variety of special activities, including Reiki, aromatherapy and massage, and a professional makeup and photo sh...Full story

UPHS Nursing Excellence Award Winners from HUP and CPUP

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Congratulations to this years winners of the UPHS Nursing Excellence Awards from HUP and CPUP: Helen McClelland Award for Research and Innovation Colleen Cook, BSN, RN, CCTC CPUP (Liver Transplant) Mae DeChristy, BSN, RN, OCN, BMTCN, G...Full story

Raising Health Care Awareness for the Oromos

Three years after Mitiku Tolassa of Clinical Engineering came to this country from Ethiopia in 1997, he moved to Philadelphia and discovered the Oromo Community Organization of Pennsylvania. Tolassa not only stayed a member of the group, bu...Full story

A New Fundraising Record for CF

Staff, providers and friends of Silverstein 11 who participated in the Narberth Cystic Fibrosis Run/ Walk and volunteered at the event were able to raise over $1,100! This year we had more participants and volunteers and raised the most mon...Full story

Community Baby Shower A Success!

Over700 expectant women and moms of young children attended last month’s 2016 Greater Philadelphia Community Baby Shower. Pam Mack-Brooks, professional development specialist, worked with national vendors, local social services and health a...Full story

Heartfelt Thanks

“Last year I had a very large head bleed and was taken to LGH by ambulance and admitted overnight.Most people with a bleed this large would never have even made it to the hospital. After one night in the LGH Neuro ICU, I was flown to Penn w...Full story

Breathing Better Under Pressure

The prick of a strategically placed needle is felt by nearly two million Americans every year looking to reap the benefits of acupuncture. Back problems, migraines, allergies: The 2,500-year-old Eastern medical technique has been shown to h...Full story

Digital Edition of HUPdate - 5/13/2016

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Kelly Foreman Receives Secretary Award

At a special celebration last month, Regina Cunningham, PhD, chief executive nurse at HUP, recognized and thanked all unit secretaries for their essential role in patient care. “You are involved in so much of what we do. Yours is often the ...Full story

Congrats to Helen Lysun Award Nominees

Unit sec nominees
Congratulations to the nominees for this year’s Helen Lysun Award: Ayishah Berry Rhoads 3 Bency Cherian Silverstein 12 JoAnn Embry Ravdin 6 Theresa Fletcher Rhoads 3 Anna Fontanilla Silverstein 7 ...Full story

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