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!
Peter Jannetta Endowed Chair in Neurosurgery
Dr. Jack Wilberger, Chairman of Neurosurgery at West Penn Allegheny Health System and Drexel University College of Medicine has been named to the Peter Jannetta Endowed Chair in Neurosurgery. Interest from the $2M endowment supports education and research in neurosurgery to further its primary mission of excellence in patient care