Meet Tugger. He’s a nine-year-old therapy dog who loves munching on bananas, sitting in chairs, and spreading cheer to patients during the holiday season. Our HUPs Pups therapy dogs are the friendliest, furriest members of our care team.
The Philadelphia Inquirer made mention of Pennsylvania Hospital's longstanding program which partners newborns in need with volunteer “cuddlers.” Such programs are growing more important as more infants are born dependent on opioids. Link
On Monday, leaders from Penn Medicine and Princeton HealthCare System (PHCS) announced plans for PHCS—a 429-bed, integrated health care system that serves more than 1.3 million people in Central New Jersey—to join the University of Pennsylvania Health System. “We are proud of this exciting opportunity to combine Princeton HealthCare's strong reputation for providing excellent care in the community with Penn Medicine's strengths as a national leader in complex and specialty care,” said UPHS CEO Ralph Muller. Read more in Philadelphia Magazine! Link
A look at all of the appointments you need to make this year to stay on top of your health - in one place. Link