Rescue Team Plane

An Unforgettable Flight

About 30 minutes into the flight, Bussinger noticed that the woman sitting in the seat in front of her started “fidgeting” and had thrown her hands up over the back of her seat.

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  • Price is right

    Safety is Always First

    April 30, 2019
    Last month’s National Patient Safety Week celebrations highlighted the many ways both HUP and CPUP keep patients and their families, and staff safe. This year’s theme was “BE Stronger Together.”
  • HUP

    Doctor's Day: A Chance to Say Thank You!

    April 30, 2019
    Today, National Doctors’ Day is celebrated throughout the country to recognize the contributions and dedication of physicians — their years of hard work and training and the constant demands as they balance work and family life.
  • Booker

    Fresh Affordable Produce … at Your Door!

    April 30, 2019
    Working with West Philly Produce, a small retailer that sells produce at affordable prices, Booker volunteered for a program that delivers fresh ingredients for nutritious meals to a person’s house, every week.
  • Old Building

    Looking Back

    April 30, 2019
    As we continue to watch HUP’s future rise in the new Pavilion, it’s a good time to also look back at HUP’s many changes since opening 235 years ago.
  • Red Coat

    Heartfelt Thanks

    April 30, 2019
    After going to several appointments at the Perelman Center, starting at 9:30 a.m., a patient discovered that his only set of car keys was missing.
  • Volunteer

    The Impact of Kindness

    April 05, 2019
    Fran Treston had always wanted to volunteer but never had the time while she worked in the banking industry. Her retirement gave her the hours she needed to give back, and in 2012 she set her sights on the Volunteer Services program at HUP.
  • Thank you!

    HUP Volunteers Rock!

    April 05, 2019
    During National Volunteer Week – April 7 to 13 – HUP will recognize and thank the more than 950 volunteers who give freely of their time to help make Penn Medicine the stand-out organization it is today.
  • Tomi

    A Doggone Rescue

    April 05, 2019
    The vast majority of PennSTAR’s rescues are human … but not all. Earlier this year, the team helped a Delaware State Police K9 who had been injured in an automobile accident get the help he needed.
  • GYM

    A Place to Recharge

    April 05, 2019
    HUP’s recently renovated House Staff Wellness Center on 1 Dulles provides the hospital’s fellows and residents with a place to rest, work and exercise during their long shifts at the hospital.
  • Group

    Building a Culture of Safety Among House Staff

    April 05, 2019
    Physician education is constantly changing to keep pace with the changes in health care. Indeed, while residencies (post-medical school training) used to focus solely on direct patient care, working as part of an interprofessional team and understanding how the complexities of hospital systems can cause errors are now core competencies.
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