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All Penn and UPHS employees traveling on Penn-affiliated trips abroad are members of International SOS (ISOS).
The 2017 Philadelphia Antiques and Art Show will be held on Friday, April 21, through Sunday, April 23.
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.
The Above and Beyond Award recognizes HUP employees who have a meaningful and positive impact on patients and colleagues by consistently acting with respect, leading by example, and inspiring others around them to emulate their impeccable professionalism in our work environment.
Last month, several middle school students from Quba Institute, an Islamic school in West Philadelphia, visited Rhoads 7 to learn about health-care careers.
Spending a holiday in the hospital is hard for both patients and their loved ones, but, thanks to the HEADstrong Foundation, Thanksgiving on HUP’s oncology floors – Rhoads 3,6, and 7, and Dulles 6 – became a more cheerful (and especially well-fed) place.
When Laura Carter, patient service associate for Penn Medicine Cherry Hill, worked in the trauma unit at Cooper Hospital, she saw many victims of violence. She vividly remembers one, a young man who had been shot eight times but, miraculously, recovered