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Grand Opening: Pennsylvania Hospital Center for Breast Imaging

Breast-Imaging-1The Pennsylvania Hospital Center for Breast Imaging has a new home on 2 Cathcart! On Sept. 28, PAH staff and faculty gathered at the new center to celebrate its grand opening, explore the state-of-the-art facility, and learn about the different services that will be offered when the center officially opens its doors to patients in October—just in time for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. 

“We were so excited to welcome team members from throughout the hospital to showcase the new space,” said Janell Byrd, manager of the Center for Breast Imaging. “So many PAH staff members interact with patients who need our services, and now they are able to see firsthand the quality services and care we will be able to offer in the new center.”  

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Protect Yourself from Ransomware!

Ramsonware is a type of malicious software designed to prevent or limit access to your computer or files, by locking the screen or by locking your files unless a ransom is paid. ...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

Thank You, PPMC Community Volunteers

Joining other community groups, in July, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center hosted a community health fair at Saunders Park. The event for kids, adults and seniors offered free health education and services including screenings, CPR and first...Full story

New Challenges from the Wellfocused Team

Inspire your family, friends and co-workers Your well-being goes beyond how you feel — it can impact the lives of those around you. To earn 25 points, join the Inspire Others challenge, and take proactive steps to lift the spirits of other...Full story

Save the Date

PPMC Administration invites all staff to celebrate our extraordinary Joint Commission survey results. It is clear our survey team witnessed your hard work and commitment to patient care. Stop in the Atwood Café for a carnival or treats and ...Full story

Bringing Back the “Good Catch”

The Good Catch program was created to improve patient safety by publicly recognizing outpatient staff who proactively identify potential process issues, report them in Penn Medicine Safety Net, help resolve the issues, and share the lessons...Full story

Thank you, PPMC!

Dear PPMC, CPUP and Homecare Teams, Thank you and congratulations on a fantastic Joint Commission survey!Once again, our teams performed spectacularly and demonstrated to the Joint Commission the excellence performed across all layers of o...Full story

Penn Medicine Hospitals Named Among Top Ten in Nation and #1 in Pennsylvania by U.S. News & World Report

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

Transform Your Ideas into Action

Apply to the Innovation Accelerator Program The Penn Medicine Center for Health Care Innovation iscurrently accepting applications for the next class of itsInnovation Accelerator, a program designed to support thought leaders from across P...Full story

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