For nearly a decade, Puentes de Salud (“Bridges of Health”) has provided low-cost primary care and a range of educational and social services to the city’s Latino community at many locations throughout the area. The program has grown to b...Full story
Congratulations to the 2015 Lynn and Emil Hubschman Award recipient,Ronald Chmar, a teacher and counselor at the Mill Creek School. The Hubschman Award annually recognizes an individual who exemplifies the Pennsylvania Hospital tradition ...Full story
Dear Pennsylvania Hospital Administrators and Staff:
My husband was transferred to Pennsylvania Hospital in need of a heart catheterization and subsequently, open heart surgery to replace his aortic valve.
During his stay he was under t...Full story
The Journey to MAGNET Marches On
The PAH Care Executive Team invited colleagues to join them as they collectively hit “send” to submit the Pennsylvania Hospital Magnet Documentation to the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). On ...Full story
The American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (CoC) has awarded three-year accreditation to three Penn Medicine hospitals in recognition of their commitment to the highest level of quality cancer care.
HUP received the Gold Award, ...Full story
June-September 2 Penn Museum’s Summer Nights Concert Series
June 21 13th Annual Gary Papa Run
Penn Program for Mindfulness Summer 2015 Course Offerings July 25 Penn Medicine Family Picnic at Dorney Park Wildwater Kingdom
July 26 Steps...Full story
You can change someone’s world withone simple act of kindness.
Earlier this monthPennsylvania Hospitalmaternity nurse, Lynne Dever, RNC, was going about her work day when she noticed her patient – Alison Paymer of Philadelphia – was in g...Full story
On May 11, employees, staff, and volunteers gathered in the Elm Garden Café for cake in celebration of PAH’s 264th year in continuous operation.
The true birthday – the anniversary of the hospital’s founding – was Sunday, May 11, 1751, w...Full story
Congratulations to Jason Bofinger, MD, of Penn Infectious Diseases and Travel Medicine at PAH, who is a recipient of a 2015 Penn Pearls Teaching Awards. Penn Pearls, which recognize excellence in clinical teaching, are given annually by m...Full story