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Announcements for HUP

Free Skin Cancer Screening

Penn Dermatology is offering a free skin cancer screening on Saturday, May 30, from 8 am to noon. It will be held in the Perelman Center on the first floor of the South Pavilion. To schedule an appointment for the screening, call 662-2737.


All Employee Meetings

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 meetings, all held on 1 Maloney in Medical Alumni Hall, will be held on: *Wednesd...Full story

Celebrating Medical Laboratory Professionals

Medical laboratory professionals, part of HUP’s behind-the-scenes team, are an integral part of health care, actively involved in preparing and administering therapies. During Lab Week, from April 19 to 25, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine...Full story

A New Chapter for Al Black

It’s not unusual to see Al Black, HUP’s chief operating officer, walking through the hospital’s hallways -- or onto patient-care units -- and talking with people. It’s how he keeps on top of what’s happening. “I think, in my role, some of...Full story

Welcome to HUP’s New COO!

Carolyn Jackson has been named HUP’s new chief operating officer. She will take over the position from Al Black, who retires later this month. Prior to coming to HUP, Jackson was CEO of St. Christophers Hospital for Children in Philadelphi...Full story

Be a Donor and Save Lives

April is National Donate Life Month, which commemorates the countless lives affected by transplant and donation across the United States. It also raises awareness of the need for people to register as organ, eye and tissue donors and celebr...Full story

All Employee Meetings

Be sure to attend an All Employee Meeting to learn more about HUP and the Health System. HUP leaders will be available to answer questions. Dates for the next three meetings are: Thursday, April 9, from 8:30 to 9:30 am Wednesday, May...Full story

Epstein Named Chief Scientific Officer

Jonathan Epstein, MD, chair of the Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, scientific director of the Penn Cardiovascular Institute, and the William Wikoff Smith Professor of Cardiovascular Research, has been chosen to become the nex...Full story

Neill Becomes New Family Medicine Chief

Richard Neill, MD, has been appointed the inaugural chief of the Division of Family Medicine in the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health. In his new role, Neill will oversee the clinical operations of the department, which in...Full story

UPHS Annual Benefits Open Enrollment April 20-May 3

Mark your calendars–this year’s UPHS Benefits Open Enrollment period runs from April 20 through May 3. This year, enrollment is passive. In previous benefit years, participants were defaulted to the higher tobacco-user rate. This year, yo...Full story

Helping People All the Time

Congratulations and many thanks to October’s winners of the Helping People All the Time raffle. If you know employees who go above and beyond to help our patients and their families, be sure to nominate them. It’s easy! You can also submit ...Full story

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