Getting Healthcare Right


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Delirium in Hospitalized Seniors: The Power of HELP By Nikki Buccina
May 9 2018

HELP volunteers are part of a program to prevent elderly patients from developing delirium during hospital stays.

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Compassionate Companions: Joy and Debbie By Emily Laubham
April 26 2018

Meet two of the special people behind a program that makes sure no one dies alone: Compassionate Companions.

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Perinatal and Postpartum Depression: What to Know as a Mother-to-Be By Michelle Riches
March 14 2018

Mental health support can be as important as birthing classes and a healthy diet to ensure a good childbirth journey.

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All About Doctors: Tips and Insights By Emily Laubham
February 20 2018

We have so many articles involving doctors on the blog — it’s almost like getting a house call.

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Compassionate Companions Make Sure No One Dies Alone By Bill Vidonic
February 12 2018

“No one should die alone” is the belief behind volunteer programs like Compassionate Companions at Forbes Hospital.

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Ask a Doc: Being an NFL Concussion Doctor By Kristin Antosz
November 16 2017

Dr. David Jho gets a great view of every Steelers game — but he’s working, watching for concussions.

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Tips for Talking with Your OB-GYN By Kristin Antosz
October 20 2017

On the path to childbirth or any other women’s health journey, here’s how to help your OB-GYN help you.

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