Birth of the Allegheny Health Network
Two weeks ago Highmark and the West Penn Allegheny Health System entered into an affiliation that established the Allegheny Health Network, a unique patient-centric integrated healthcare delivery network for the western Pennsylvania region. Dr. Tony Farah, Chief Medical Officer for the Network, and Dr. Blair Jobe, a former leading UPMC surgeon who recently joined the Network, were guests on KDKA-TV's Sunday Business Page with John Delano and talked about why the Network will set the standard for healthcare quality, service and affordability. Watch it here!
Pittsburgh Tribune Review: Ragweed worse-than-normal this year; likely to take a frost to end it
Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012
In one day last week, eight new patients consulted allergist Dr. David Skoner at Allegheny General Hospital for ragweed allergies. The hospital’s pollen counter registers levels of ragweed pollen that are double those of last year. And there’s little relief in sight, Skoner said.
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