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!
Advance for Nurses: AGH Designated 'Premium Cardiac Specialty Center'
Thursday, September 6th, 2012
Allegheny General Hospital recently earned designation as a Premium Cardiac Specialty Center by insurer UnitedHealth. The hospital was specifically lauded by UnitedHealth for its quality of care in cardiac surgery, interventional cardiology and electrophysiology.
To read more, visit the Advance Nursing website.