January 2017

Our Biggest Cancer Win is Threatened

One of the cancer community’s biggest “wins” in the past decade has been shifting public attitudes about smoking cigarettes. It’s now widely viewed as an… Read more

UPMC Statement on Patient Care Environment

UPMC cannot comment on these allegations; however, we continue to work closely with health officials to ensure the safest possible environment for patient care. We… Read more

Sepsis Causes High Readmission Rates

A University of Pittsburgh and VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System study published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association shows that sepsis trumps the… Read more