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North Hills Community Outreach Lends a Helping Hand to People In Financial Crisis

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

By Daniel Casciato A financial crisis can strike anyone at any time and when people find themselves in hardship, they ...

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Could Highmark, UPMC Health Plan be in play down the road?

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

While the nation’s largest publicly traded health insurers continue an elaborate five-way mating dance, physicians groups worry that a winnowing ...

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The Rise of the “-ists”: A Model Offering New Opportunities and Challenges for Locum Tenens Physicians

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

By Joseph Turner The hospitalist model of care has spread like wildfire since its introduction 20 years ago. In the mid-1990s, ...

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Northside Common Ministries Honored for Providing Quality Social and Healthcare Related Services to Low Income and Homeless

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

The Allegheny County Medical Society Foundation (ACMSF) will present Northside Common Ministries with a 2014 Benjamin Rush Community Organization Award ...

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ACHIEVA’s Disability Healthcare Initiative Honored for Improving Access to Health Care for Individuals with Disabilities 

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

The Allegheny County Medical Society Foundation (ACMSF) will present ACHIEVA and its Disability Healthcare Initiative (DHI) with a 2014 Benjamin ...

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Wilkes University Nesbitt College of Pharmacy Student Winner in Know Pain Know Gain Competition at PPA Mid-Year Conference

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

The Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association (PPA) is proud to announce that a Wilkes University Nesbitt College of Pharmacy student, Colleen Herman, ...

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Temple University School of Pharmacy Team Wins Annual Student Competition

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

The Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association (PPA) is proud to announce that the Temple University School of Pharmacy team recently won the ...