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Digital Edition of HUPdate - 7/24/2015

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Pipeline Graduates Exceed All Expectations

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The school year has ended, signaling another successful graduating class from Penn Medicine’s Pipeline Program. But the journey to complete the two-year program isn’t easy. While these high school juniors and seniors are taking their normal...Full story

Educating and Empowering Young Girls

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African-American females in this country are twice as likely to become pregnant in their teens as their white counterparts and also have a higher rate of sexually transmitted infections. Joy Cooper, MD, an OB/GYN resident, hopes to help red...Full story

Keeping Our Most Vulnerable Patients Safe

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Infant abduction from a hospital is not a common event but, when it happens, the results can be devastating. That’s why HUP takes this crime so seriously, using a state-of-the-art electronic security system, trained staff, and yearly “Code ...Full story

Molina Wins Two International Awards

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Maria Molina, CRNP, MSN, of Penn Transplant, received the 2015 International Transplant Nurses Society (ITNS) Nursing Excellence Award and the 2015 ITNS Symposium Best Research Abstract Award. Given annually, the ITNS Nursing Excellence A...Full story

Where Science Meets Community

Penn Medicine’s Abramson Cancer Center supports numerous initiatives to benefit our patients, caregivers, and their families as well as the Greater Delaware Valley community we serve. From prevention to screening to diagnosis to management ...Full story

A Program Ends

Helping People All the Time was created at HUP in 2006 as a way to acknowledge exceptional on-the-job behavior. Since that time, thousands of HUP employees have been recognized for the many ways they went above and beyond for our patients, ...Full story

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. All Employee Meetings are held in Medical Alumni Hall on 1 Maloney. The next three will be held on...Full story

Digital Edition of HUPdate - 7/10/2015

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Treating Patients Like Family

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Certified nursing assistant (CNA) Holland Robinson treats the patients he cares for on Rhoads 7, an oncology unit, as if they were part of his family. “I love getting to know my patients,” he said. “Our patients are pretty sick so I try to ...Full story

CNA Award Nominees

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Congratulations to the 21 CNAs nominated for this year’s award (ncluding those pictured above): Ivor Assaye Silverstein 12 Charnese Brown Silverstein 10 Joseph Cager Silverstein 11 Alana Carter Rhoads 7 Annette CharlesSilverstein ...Full story

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