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Butler VA Provides Resources to Practice Gratitude

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

The Butler VA Health Care System hosted a Gratitude Journaling Workshop for Veterans this week for National Gratitude Month and ...

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UPMC Health Plan and Postindustrial Launch Season Two of the “Good Health, Better World” Podcast

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

UPMC Health Plan and Postindustrial launched season two of the podcast, “Good Health, Better World,” which focuses on behavioral health innovations, ...

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UPMC for You Medicaid Plan Earns Coveted NCQA Health Equity Accreditation & Health Equity Accreditation Plus Designations

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

UPMC Health Plan announced today that its Medicaid managed care plan, UPMC for You, earned Health Equity Accreditation and Health Equity Plus ...

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Highmark’s Medicare Advantage Plans Continue to Earn Highest Score in Federal Quality Program

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

Highmark announced today that its Community Blue, Complete Blue, Freedom Blue and Security Blue Medicare Advantage plans in Pennsylvania have ...

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Pitt Launches Apprenticeship Program to Address Dental Assistant Shortage

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

The University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine has been awarded state funding to train dental assistants through a paid 14-month apprenticeship ...

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UPMC Pledges to Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 50%, Announces New Sustainability Leadership

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

UPMC intends to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 50% within the next eight years across its footprint – one component ...

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UPMC for Life Announces New Benefits for Medicare Plans for 2023

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

UPMC Health Plan today announced its 2023 UPMC for Life Medicare Advantage (MA) offerings and highlighted several new resources to meet seniors’ needs ...