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Awards and Accolades

Care and Commitment: The 2016 Employee Service Awards

ES-cover-photoSpirits were high on June 8 as Pennsylvania Hospital honored the care and commitment of its staff at the 53rd Annual Employee Service Awards! This year, we recognized 377 employees whose careers at the hospital have spanned from 5 years to as many as 45 years of service.

“It is because of all you here tonight, and your friends and family, that Pennsylvania Hospital has been a special place to work since our doors first opened 265 years ago,” CEO Theresa Larivee said.

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PAH Celebrates Nurses Week and the Relationship-Based Care Awards!

PAH pulled out all the stops for National Nurses Week 2016, which took place May 9-13. The week kicked off with a special breakfast hosted by Dan Feinberg, MD, chief medical officer and Mary Del Guidice, MSN, BS, RN, CENP, chief nursing off...Full story

PAH Wins Get With The Guidelines® - Stroke Gold Plus Award!

Pennsylvania Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll Elite Plus. The award recognizes Pennsylvania Hospi...Full story

‘Above and Beyond’ Recognizes HUP’s Every Day Heroes

Above and Beyond is a new program at HUP that recognizes those who do amazing things for our patients, well beyond job expectations, and inspire others around them. “We want to recognize those people who help make Penn Medicine great,” said...Full story

Two from Path & Lab Named in “40 Under Forty”

The American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) has named Kevin Alby, PhD and Roseann Wu, MD, both of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine to its 2016 “40 under Forty” list. The award, now in its third year, honors the top 40 pathologists,...Full story

PPMC Surgical Techs Climb the Ladder

Congratulations are in order for PPMC’s first surgical technicians to climb the new Clinical Ladder program for Surgical Technicians, a model developed byLori Fowler-Gagliardi, RN, MBA, CNOR, Clinical Director of Perioperative Services, in ...Full story

Congrats to Our Latest CAREs Grant Winners!

Since its inception in 2012, the Penn Medicine CAREs program has awarded nearly $250,000 in grants to support the volunteer efforts of UPHS faculty, staff and students from the Perelman School of Medicine. Below are the most recent winners ...Full story

Association of American Physicians Inductees

Ebbing Lautenbach, MD, MPH, MSCE,(l) chief of Infectious Diseases, and Ben Stanger, MD, PhD, of Medicine, were elected to the Association of American Physicians (AAP), a nonprofit, professional society for physicians dedicated to the purs...Full story

Awards and Accolades

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Chi Van Dang, MD, PhD, director of the Abramson Cancer Center, has been named to the National Cancer Institute’s Blue Ribbon Panel that will inform the direction and goals of VP Joe Biden’s cancer “Moonshot” initiative. Beatrice H....Full story

Penn Home Care Staff Receive Visiting Nurse Recognition

Members of Penn Home Care Hospice Services have received recognition from the Visiting Nurse Associations of American (VNAA), a national organization that supports, promotes and advances providers of high-quality home-based care. Patrick ...Full story

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

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