The Western PA Healthcare News Team

Insurance

Tips for Steering Clear of Problems with Pain-Med Prescribing

BY
The Western PA Healthcare News Team

By Mary-Lynn Ryan, Risk Management PMSLIC Insurance Company and The NORCAL Group The following tips will help you prescribe narcotics/opioids ...

People in the News

Jefferson Regional Women’s Health Services Expands with Addition of Fifth Gynecologist

BY
The Western PA Healthcare News Team

Thomas J. Cunningham, MD, Joins Anthony F. Gentile, MD, and Associates Women’s Health Services at Jefferson Regional Medical Center continues ...

Events

Wound and Skin Care CEU Presentation offered by Family Hospice and Medline

BY
The Western PA Healthcare News Team

Free seminars take place Feb. 28 at The Center for Compassionate Care Pittsburgh-area RNs are invited to take part in ...

Patient Experience

Center for Organ Recovery & Education Embraces “20 Million in 2012,” Reflects on Recently Launched Initiatives to Increase Organ Donation

BY
The Western PA Healthcare News Team

 The Center for Organ Recovery & Education (CORE), a federally designated not-for-profit organ procurement organization (OPO) serving Pennsylvania, West Virginia, ...

Latest Issue Now Online

BY
The Western PA Healthcare News Team

Our latest issue is now online! Be sure to check it out and forward it onto your friends and colleagues. ...

Leadership

American Liver Foundation Announces Honorees Tribute to Excellence 2012

BY
The Western PA Healthcare News Team

American Liver Foundation recognizes dedicated individuals & organizations at annual awards luncheon The American Liver Foundation (ALF) will recognize five ...

Leadership

Pennsylvania Physician Provides Free Health Care to Working Poor

BY
The Western PA Healthcare News Team

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation® Honors Zane Gates, MD, With a 2011 Community Health Leaders Award   After completing medical school and ...