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Providing compassionate care for individuals with behavioral health issues has been at the core of Pennsylvania Hospital’s mission since the hospital first opened its doors.

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  • Vantage Point

    Vantage Point: Theresa Larivee, Chief Executive Officer

    June 06, 2019
    As our nation’s first hospital, PAH has a value that has survived for centuries and that continues to thrive today.
  • orysya

    An EVS Soup-er Star Goes Above and Beyond

    June 06, 2019
    Orysya Khanas, an Environmental Services service technician, was happy to help when she received a call from a colleague looking for some quick assistance in clarifying care instructions for a patient who spoke only Ukrainian.
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    History Comes Alive at the Philadelphia Science Festival

    June 06, 2019
    Pennsylvania Hospital’s historical significance can’t be overstated — it was already 25 years old when the fledgling United States declared independence, and has been a leader in medicine and patient care since 1751.
  • birthday

    PAH Takes the Cake for 268 Years

    June 06, 2019
    Last month, PAH staff took time to relax and enjoy a slice of celebratory cake in honor of the hospital’s 268th birthday.
  • Spine Center

    Spotlight on the Spine Center

    June 06, 2019
    Whether caused by hunching over a computer, overuse during workouts, or a traumatic injury or disease, nearly 9 in 10 people will experience neck or back pain during their life.
  • triplets women's health

    From Triplets to Women’s Health Initiatives, the Best Things Come in Three

    April 29, 2019
    Not only had Laury and her husband, T.J., found out they were expecting triplets, but she had also developed anemia and preeclampsia and needed to deliver Theophilus (Theo), Magdalene (Maggie), and Zoe even earlier than expected.
  • Vantage Point

    Vantage Point: Theresa Larivee, Chief Executive Officer

    April 29, 2019
    As Pennsylvania Hospital continues to grow and evolve, every PAH team member has the power to effect change and propel positive transformation — all you need to do is bring your ideas to the table.
  • Docs Together

    Expressing Gratitude for PAH’s Invaluable Physicians

    April 29, 2019
    Held on March 30 each year, National Doctors’ Day offers patients, staff, and community members the opportunity to celebrate the compassionate individuals who often have a life-changing — or even lifesaving — impact on the people they serve.
  • PAH VIP

    When It Comes to Patient Safety, All PAH Staff Are VIPs

    April 29, 2019
    Safety stories, celebrations, and snacks abounded during Patient Safety Week 2019 at PAH.
  • Science 2

    Join Penn for a Celebration of Science!

    April 05, 2019
    Penn Medicine is excited to be a partner in the 2019 Philadelphia Science Festival, a nine-day celebration that engages the community with the ways that science and technology touch our everyday lives.
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