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UPMC Company Profile

05:34 EDT 17th October 2017 | BioPortfolio

UPMC is an $8 billion integrated global health enterprise headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and is one of the leading nonprofit health systems in the United States. As western Pennsylvania’s largest employer, with 50,000 employees, UPMC is transforming the economy of the region into one based on medicine, research and technology. By integrating 20 hospitals, 400 doctors’ offices and outpatient sites, long-term care facilities and a major health insurance services division, and in collaboration with its academic partner, the University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences, UPMC has advanced the quality and efficiency of health care and developed internationally renowned programs in transplantation, cancer, neurosurgery, psychiatry, orthopaedics and sports medicine, among others. UPMC is commercializing its medical and technological expertise by nurturing new companies, developing strategic business relationships with some of the world’s leading multinational corporations, and expanding into international markets, including Italy, Ireland, the United Kingdom, Cyprus, Qatar and Japan. For more information about UPMC, visit our Web site at www.upmc.com.


News Articles [18 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Rapid, sensitive genetic test successfully detects some aggressive types of pancreatic cancer

A genetic test developed at UPMC proved highly sensitive at determining which pancreatic cysts are most likely to be associated with one of the most aggressive types of pancreatic cancer, UPMC and Uni...

UPMC Center for High-Value Health Care Approved for $3.8 Million in Research Funding for Study of Patients with Complex Care Needs

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The UPMC Center for High-Value Health Care today announced it has been approved for a $3.8 million funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Resear...

UPMC for Life Launches Medicare Plans for 2018 in Delaware County

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- UPMC for Life – the Medicare Advantage product of UPMC Health Plan – will now offer high quality and high value plans in Delaware County for 2018. ...

UPMC for Life Plans for 2018 Offer Quality and Value in Central Pa.

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- UPMC for Life – the Medicare Advantage product of UPMC Health Plan – is offering high quality plans at premium costs that are among the lowest in the ...

UPMC for Life Plans for 2018 Offer Quality and Value

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- UPMC for Life – the Medicare Advantage product of UPMC Health Plan – will offer high quality plans at premium costs that are among the lowest in South...

UPMC for Life Plans for 2018 Offer Quality and Value in Berks County

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- UPMC for Life – the Medicare Advantage product of UPMC Health Plan – remains committed in 2018 to offering high quality plans at premium costs that ar...

UPMC for Life Plans Offered for the First Time in Susquehanna County for 2018

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time, UPMC for Life – the Medicare Advantage product of UPMC Health Plan – will offer high quality plans at premium costs that are among...

UPMC for Life Plans for 2018 Offer Quality and Value in Western Pa.

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- UPMC for Life – the Medicare Advantage product of UPMC Health Plan – remains committed in 2018 to offering high quality plans at premium costs that ar...

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PubMed Articles [4 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Outcomes of stage II endometrial cancer: The UPMC Hillman Cancer Center experience.

Previous studies of stage II endometrial cancer have included cancers with cervical glandular involvement, a factor no longer associated with risk of recurrence. In order to better assess relapse patt...

Improvement in Quality Metrics by the UPMC Enhanced Care Program: A Novel Super-Utilizer Program.

The aim was to evaluate pre-post quality of care measures among super-utilizer patients enrolled in the Enhanced Care Program (ECP), a primary care intensive care program. A pre-post analysis of metri...

BIS2Analyzer: a server for co-evolution analysis of conserved protein families.

Along protein sequences, co-evolution analysis identifies residue pairs demonstrating either a specific co-adaptation, where changes in one of the residues are compensated by changes in the other duri...

Focal areas of increased lipid concentration on the coating of microbubbles during short tone-burst ultrasound insonification.

Acoustic behavior of lipid-coated microbubbles has been widely studied, which has led to several numerical microbubble dynamics models that incorporate lipid coating behavior, such as buckling and rup...

Clinical Trials [15 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Mechanisms of Resistance and Molecular Epidemiology of Commonly Encountered Multi-Resistant Bacteria

o determine if extended-spectrum beta-lactamases, plasmid-mediated AmpC beta-lactamases, carbapenemases, chromosomal mutations in ribosomal RNA or other mechanisms of resistance account fo...

Inhaled Nitric Oxide After Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest

Phase II double blind (participants and investigator) placebo controlled randomized (1:1) clinical trial of inhaled nitric oxide (iNO) 20 ppm administered over 12h beginning as soon as pos...

Epidemiology of Community - Associated Extended-spectrum Beta-lactamases (ESBL) Producing Escherichia Coli

The purpose of this study is to review patients with E. coli infections at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) from July 1, 2007 to June 30, 2010 to determine if these infec...

Pilot Atrial Fibrillation Information Technology Trial

AF is associated with significant social and medical costs, including diminished quality of life (QOL) and increased health care utilization (HCU). This pilot study will enroll 200 adults ...

Antibiotic Resistant Community-Acquired E. Coli

The purpose of this study is to review patients with E. coli infections at UPMC from January 1, 2004 to December 31, 2005 to determine if these infections have arisen in the community rath...

Companies [11 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

UPMC Health Plan

UPMC Health Plan, the second-largest health insurer in western Pennsylvania, is owned by the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), one of the nation's top-ranked health systems. The integrat...

UPMC

UPMC is an $8 billion integrated global health enterprise headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and is one of the leading nonprofit health systems in the United States. As we...

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Renowned for its outstanding clinical services, research programs and medical education, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC has helped establish the standards of excellence in pediatric care. F...

D3 Radiation Oncology Solutions

D3 Radiation Oncology Solutions has been a trusted source of technical expertise and industry knowledge in radiation oncology since 2001. D3 solutions have been developed with leading experts through...

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