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Hospital Week BBQ

IMG_5039Earlier this month, PPMC celebrated National Hospital Week – the nation’s largest healthcare event – by hosting a BBQ in appreciation of all PPMC employees who work tirelessly to serving people entrusted to their care.

National Hospital Week celebrates hospitals and the women and men who support the health and wellbeing of their communities through dedication and compassionate care from the heart. It is an opportunity for PPMC to recognize and thank all of the dedicated individuals – physicians, nurses, therapists, engineers, food service workers, volunteers, administrators and so many more – for their contributions.

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A Not-So-Typical Day at PPMC

How do you know when someone is having a stroke?What are the different parts of my eye called?And how do you make a cast? Answers to these questions –- and hundreds more –- were part of the annual Take Your Child to Work Day at PPMC, when ...Full story

The 14th Annual Gary Papa Run

Please join the Penn Urology and Penn Radiation Oncology Team at the 14th Annual Gary Papa Run on Father’s Day, June 19, 2016 at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Please register at to join the Penn Urology/Penn Radiation ...Full story

Learning Can Be Fun!

Last month, on Take Our Children to Work Day, approximately 650 kids spent the day at HUP, learning not only what a parent or mentor does but also the many different parts of hospital care. Learning to prevent infections has never been qui...Full story

PPMC Looks Back, Looks Forward

On Friday, March 18, more than 340 of Penn Presbyterian’s friends, staff and supporters joined in an evening of celebration at the hospital’s 15th annual fundraiser. In recognition of this milestone year, the theme of the 2016 Gala was the ...Full story

3rd Annual Million Dollar Bike Ride – Register Now!

The Orphan Disease Center’s (ODC) 3rd annual Million Dollar Bike Ride (MDBR) will take place on Saturday, May 7, 2016. Beginning and ending in the city of Philadelphia, the MDBR is the only charity bike ride of its kind. We expect over 600 ...Full story

Bring Your Kids to Work

Once again, PPMC will be participating in the National “Take Our Kids to Work Day” on Thursday, April 28, 2016. Employees are invited to bring their sons and daughters to work, so that they can experience what a day of work is like for thei...Full story

Creating Canopy: Tree Giveaway Program

In alignment with the goals of Penn’s Climate Action Plan, the University promotes the importance of trees and the creation of public open spaces. To encourage the continual ‘greening’ of our communities in the Greater Philadelphia area, we...Full story

A Thank You to Doctors

March 30th is National Doctors’ Day, a day set aside in which members of our hospital community recognize the contributions, commitment, and dedication of our physicians. On that day each year, members of Medical Affairs offers physicians m...Full story

National Doctors’ Day Reception

March 30th is National Doctors’ Day, a day set aside in which members of our hospital community recognize the contribution and dedication of our 1,103 physicians. It is a day we acknowledge the years of hard work, sacrifice and training ou...Full story

Register Now for Health Equity Week

April 4-8, 2016 Penn Medicine’s Graduate Medical Education (GME) Office in conjunction with the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Offices of the Chief Medical Officer and Chief Nursing Officer, the Perelman School of Medicine, and...Full story

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