Penn Medicine’s Abramson Cancer Center supports numerousinitiatives to benefifit our patients, caregivers, and their familiesas well as the Greater Delaware Valley community we serve.From prevention to screening to diagnosis to management t...Full story
Penn Medicine’s Information Services team has been recognized by Health Hospital Networks with two awards, Most Wired and the 2015 Innovator Award. These awards recognize Penn Medicine for its work in keeping ahead of the technological cur...Full story
Penn Medicine was among 10 health-care employers recognized nationwide as 2015 “Frontline Healthcare Worker Champions” by CareerSTAT, an initiative of the National Fund for Workforce Solutions and Jobs for the Future. This program acknowled...Full story
Join the Addiction Treatment Services team in helping those less fortunate by donating school supplies. In the weeks leading up to the new school year, the team is collecting note books, writing utensils, loose leaf paper, and book bags. Th...Full story
At the Semiannual Medical Staff meeting on June 10, the Annual David M. Kozart, MD, Medical Staff Award was presented.
The David Kozart, MD, Medical Staff Award is intended to recognize a medical staff member who has demonstrated excellenc...Full story
Did you know that according to the Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare, “an estimated 80 percent of serious medical errors involve miscommunication when patients are transferred or handed-off”? For this is reason, the Nursin...Full story
Leon Hinman and Stephen Davis, PPMC Chefs from Sodexo, who were the last volunteers in the semi-annual uGo series, an eight-week program run twice each year by the People’s Emergency Center that features activities that promote healthy lif...Full story
You’ve probably been seeing and hearing a lot about PPMC’s Just Culture initiative. But, do you know what it means to be a “Just Culture”?
Just Culture: A non-punitive approach to error reporting is based on the concept that people make er...Full story