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October 23, 2014 News Headlines​

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Highmark, UPMC, regulators disagree
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
October 23, 2014
Tom McGough
Dean Walters
UPMC

Contempt citation sought by state against Highmark for alleged violation of deal with UPMC
Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
October 23, 2014
UPMC

Highmark seeks double-digit increase for more benefits, heavy use
Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
October 23, 2014
UPMC Health Plan

Corbett: $2.5M grant will keep Children's Hospital 'a national model'
Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
October 22, 2014
Diane Hupp
Chris Gessner
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Children's Hospital awarded $2.5M state grant
Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
October 22, 2014
Christopher Gessner
Dr. Steven Docimo
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Children's Hospital to use state money to add beds
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
October 22, 2014
Chris Gessner
Diana Hupp
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Pitt study correlates autism with air pollution
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
October 23, 2014
Dr. Evelyn Talbott
University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health

Pitt research suggests link between autism, dirty air
Source: Scientific American
October 22, 2014
University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health

Earnhardt helps UPMC raise concussion awareness
Source: Associated Press via Washington Post (AP story carried by dozens of national and regional media outlets)
October 22, 2014
Dr. Micky Collins
UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program

Earnhardt Jr. Helps UPMC Raise Concussion Awareness
Source: KDKA-TV
October 22, 2014
Dr. Michael Collins
UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program

Cohn & Wolfe helps University of Pittsburgh Medical Center explain concussion treatments
Source: PR Week
October 22, 2014
UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program

A look at UPMC’s new lymphedema treatment
Source: WPXI-TV
October 22, 2014
Dr. Carolyn De La Cruz
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC

Chief's Charles Passes Battery of Concussion Tests
Source: USA Today
October 22. 2014
UPMC

Cancer centers often fall short on providing useful info, a study finds
Source: Washington Post
October 21, 2014
UPMC

Newsmaker: Mary Barkhymer
Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
October 23, 2014
Mary Barkhymer
UPMC St. Margaret

Nonprofit gives Erie hospital device to help parents of stillborn babies
Source: Erie Times-News
October 23, 2014
Debbie Burbules
UPMC Hamot

CuddleCot Donated to Hamot Women's Hospital
Source: JET 24
October 22, 2014
UPMC Hamot

Team doctor keeps 'on my toes' providing care for Fox Chapel athletes
Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
October 22, 2014
UPMC St. Margaret

North Huntingdon native honored by Pitt-Greensburg
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
October 23, 2014
UPMC St. Margaret
UPMC Passavant

Customized cane stabilizes Mt. Pleasant Township man's sense of hope
Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
October 22, 2014
Jen Costello
Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic
UPMC Presbyterian
Hillman Cancer Center

Gala in Hampton to raise money for scholarship program
Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
October 22, 2014
Dr. Stephanie Nicholas
UPMC Mercy

Pittsburgh Promise has provided PPS students $49M in direct scholarships
Source:  Pittsburgh Business Times
October 22, 2014
UPMC

Unrealized promise: Pittsburgh’s scholarship program has a way to go
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
October 23, 2014
UPMC

Christiana seeking re-election to represent Beaver and Washington counties
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
October 23, 2014
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