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April is National Minority Health Month: Recognizing Health Disparities in Racial and Ethnic Minority Groups

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Dr. Greg Carnevale

April is recognized by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services as Minority Health Month, an observance that brings ...

Doctor and patient having a telehealth video chat
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Primary Care Telemedicine Linked with Fewer Antibiotics for Children than Direct-to-Consumer Telemedicine

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

New research from the University of Pittsburgh and UPMC shows that telemedicine visits conducted for children with primary care providers ...

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Allegheny Health Network’s Orthopaedic Institute Receives Charitable Donation to Further Tissue Repair Research

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

Allegheny Health Network’s (AHN) Orthopaedic Institute is pleased to announce it has received a generous donation from CTM Biomedical, LLC. CTM Biomedical, ...

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Pittsburgh’s Allegheny General Hospital to Participate in the RECOVER IV International Trial

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

Doctors at Allegheny General Hospital plan to study a small heart pump in patients with heart attacks who have a ...

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UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Brings Pediatric Rehab Services to UPMC Jameson

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

Children and families in Lawrence and Mercer counties and beyond now have local access to UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh’s pediatric ...

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DreamLife Recovery and Paws Across Pittsburgh Partner for Community Pet Adoption Event

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

In celebration of its fifth anniversary, DreamLife Recovery, the Pennsylvania-based, clinician-owned facility that provides trauma-informed, comprehensive treatment for alcohol and drug ...

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AHN Ophthalmologists Offer Eye Safety Tips Ahead of the Solar Eclipse

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

Allegheny Health Network (AHN) is offering helpful safety guidelines ahead of the solar eclipse, which will occur on April 8. ...