Outreach efforts from across Penn Medicine helped make the holidays happier for many of our community residents in need, from filling the wishes of children writing to Santa to helping seniors keep warm with cozy blankets.
Two nights a week – and sometimes more – Dasha Saintremy, a chaplain resident at HUP, uses these skills at the Advocate Center for Cultural Arts and Education to help youth in a North Philadelphia community improve their lives and well-being.
Congratulations to Dan Killian, BSN, RN, of Emergency Medicine, who received the inaugural Quality and Safety Nursing award for his initiatives to reduce falls in the ED.
Look inside for the digital edition of HUPdate.
All Penn and UPHS employees traveling on Penn-affiliated trips abroad are members of International SOS (ISOS).
At this year’s #PhillyHeartWalk, Penn Medicine was the number one fundraising company and health system, with over $270,000 raised and over 1900 registered walkers.