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Awards and Accolades

Jody J. Foster, MD Receives the Annual Ehrenzeller Award

FosterOn Tuesday, Sept. 13 Pennsylvania Hospital’s Graduate Medical Education Office in conjunction with the Ex-Residents Association honored Jody J. Foster, MD, with its annual Ehrenzeller Award. The award, named after Jacob Ehrenzeller, the first resident to train at Pennsylvania Hospital in 1773, is given every year to an outstanding former PAH resident who has excelled in his or her field and upheld the high quality of training at PAH.

“Dr. Foster is highly deserving of the Ehrenzeller Award given her long history at our institution, her excellence as a teacher and  role model for trainees, and her administrative and leadership skills and accomplishments,” said David Mintzer, MD,  secretary of the Ex-Residents Society at PAH.  

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Nominate an Individual or Group for their Patient Safety Efforts!

Safety is always first at the nation’s first, but every day our team goes above and beyond to provide the best and safest practices in patient care! Now is the perfect time to recognize our achievements by nominating an individual or group...Full story

A Century of Helping Others

In today’s fast-changing world, remaining with one organization for an entire career is not common. Staying for 50 years is a rarity! But two HUP employees have done just that, each helping to improve patient care in her own way. The Many...Full story

Hospital Acquired Infection (HAI) Days Free Awards

Congratulations to this quarter’s winners of the Penn Medicine Hospital Acquired Infection (HAI) Days Free Awards! The HAI Days Free awards were created to recognize health system units for outstanding efforts and dedication to quality and...Full story

Hossain Appointed to First Philadelphia Commission for Women

Farzana Rashid Hossain, MD, of Gastroenterology, has been appointed to the Philadelphia Commission for Women to build key relationships and help create equitable opportunities for women at all levels of the Philadelphia workforce. There ha...Full story

IS Kudos

Penn Medicine’s Information Services team has been recognized by Health Hospital Networks with the Most Wired Award for the eighth time in the last decade. The award recognizes Information Services for its work in positioning Penn Medicine...Full story

Penn Medicine Receives High Rankings in U.S News

Penn Medicine hospitals have once again been ranked among the top 10 hospitals in the nation and #1 in Pennsylvania by U.S. News World Report, achieving Honor Roll status and top rankings in 11 clinical specialties. Together, the combined ...Full story

Awards and Accolades

Daniel Dempsey, MD, chief of Gastrointestinal Surgery at HUP, was named president of the Philadelphia County Medical Society. Its Practitioner of the Year Award went to Madeleine Ewing, MD, of Ophthalmology at PAH. Kojo Elenitoba...Full story

Pennsylvania Hospital Ranked #4 in the Region, #7 in the State by U.S. News & World Report!

Pennsylvania Hospital has onceagain been ranked among the top hospitals in our region and in the state byU.S. News World Report.Moving up four slots from last year, Pennsylvania Hospital has been named the #4 Best Hospital in the Philadelp...Full story

Quality & Patient Safety Award Submission Time Is Here!

Great project? Want to share with others? Start gathering your data! The Quality Patient Safety award has been a long standing opportunity for teams to formally document their achievements in quality and patient safety over the last 12 ...Full story

PPMC Team Receives Honors for Scientific Research

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Congratulations to the team of PPMC podiatric fellows and residents who were recently awarded a Blue Ribbon at the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons 2016 Annual Scientific Conference for their report “Red Cell Distribution Width a...Full story

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