Minimally Invasive Robotic Lung Cancer Surgery
Thoracic surgeons at Pittsburgh's Allegheny General Hospital are using the advanced da Vinci robotic surgical system to perform minimally invasive lung cancer surgery, offering new hope to patients with early stage lung cancer who may not be good candidates for a more invasive operation. Dr. Lana Schumacher, AGH thoracic surgeon, talks to Pittsburgh NBC affiliate WPXI-TV about the hospital's robotic surgery capabilities. To learn more about Allegheny General Hospital's cancer capabilities, visit http://www.wpahs.org/specialties/canc...
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: WPAHS should disclose more, investors complain
Friday, October 19th, 2012
A dispute between West Penn Allegheny Health System and investors who hold the troubled hospital system's $737 million in outstanding bond debt highlights what has long been a sore point among investors: how little organizations that issue municipal bonds are required to disclose compared to the wealth of information that investors receive about corporate stocks and bonds.
To read more, visit the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette website.