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The Philadelphia Orchestra
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John McDevitt
May 27, 2020 - 6:01 pm
The Philadelphia Orchestra is bringing its music to area hospitals to show support for COVID-19 patients and health care workers. Read more here.
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Penn Medicine COVID Watch program
Penn Medicine COVID Watch
Lynne Adkins
April 29, 2020 - 11:13 am
Penn Medicine can now keep track of its coronavirus patients who are self-isolating at home through automatic daily texts. Read more here.
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Lab technician doing research
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Mike Dougherty
April 18, 2020 - 11:56 am
Researchers around the world have taken an all hands approach to understanding the coronavirus, and the people at Penn Medicine are working on several clinical trials and studies. Read more here.
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Coronavirus research
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Mike Dougherty
March 25, 2020 - 10:26 am
A new research center is now open at Penn Medicine as doctors accelerate their efforts to better understand the coronavirus. Read more here.
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Coronavirus research
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Mike Dougherty
March 19, 2020 - 7:30 am
Several employees at Penn Medicine have tested positive for the coronavirus. Those employees are currently quarantined at home, and Penn Medicine is working to contact anyone who came in contact with them. Read more here.
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Hands fidgeting anxiously
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Kimberly Adams
March 14, 2020 - 9:35 am
The coronavirus outbreak has triggered increased anxiety in most of us, so how do you find calm during these times? Read more here.
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Drug use
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Pat Loeb
February 25, 2020 - 4:00 am
Philadelphia's health care community has put together an unprecedented strategy for tackling the opioid epidemic, and it could make medically assisted treatment available to thousands more people seeking to get off of opioids. Read more here.
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SEPTA changes station to Penn Medicine
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Mike DeNardo
January 27, 2020 - 1:06 pm
Under a new five-year, $3.3 million sponsorship deal, SEPTA is changing University City Station to Penn Medicine Station. Read more here.
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Jennifer Gobrecht gave birth to a boy following a uterine transplant.
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AP News
January 10, 2020 - 10:48 am
A Philadelphia woman who gave birth to a boy she carried inside a transplanted womb said that the experimental procedure at Penn Medicine delivered a “miracle.” Read more here.
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Dreamstime
Lynne Adkins
January 26, 2019 - 3:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia-area health care system has implemented a program designed to keep workers healthy and on the job. FirstCall gives more than 60,000 workers at Penn Medicine free access to a health care provider anytime of the day, every day. Dr. Krisda Chaiyachati, the...
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