Paul Wood

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Gov. Wolf Takes On UPMC For Its Low Pay

On KDKA Radio Tuesday morning, Gov. Tom Wolf criticized UPMC for failing to pay its employees adequately, contrasting the salaries of the highest paid to the average at UPMC with what he paid his employees when he owned and operated a company.

04/14/2015

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Gov. Wolf Critical Of Wages Paid At UPMC

Gov. Tom Wolf is criticizing the wages paid at UPMC, saying he wouldn’t treat his employees the way they treat theirs. Wolf joined “The KDKA Morning News” with Larry Richert and John Shumway to talk about his comments.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/14/2015

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UPMC Protestors Gather Downtown For 2nd Straight Day

For the second straight day, hundreds gathered outside the headquarters of UPMC in downtown Pittsburgh.

03/04/2014

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Workers, Activists Target UPMC Offices

An estimated 300 workers and bused-in labor activists tied up Pittsburgh traffic when they marched downtown to rally outside the corporate offices of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.

03/03/2014

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UPMC, Highmark Reach Tentative Agreement

UPMC and Highmark have reached a tentative agreement.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/23/2013

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UPMC Amends Lawsuit Against The City

UPMC Amends the lawsuit they have filed against the city.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/06/2013

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City’s Fight Over UPMC’s Tax-Exempt Status Goes National

The City of Pittsburgh’s fight with UPMC over its tax-exempt status has jumped into the national spotlight.

05/30/2013

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Paul Wood Responds To CBS Investigative Report On UPMC

KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to UPMC spokesperon Paul Wood about a CBS national news investigation on their profits vs non-profit status.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/30/2013

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UPMC: Tax Exempt Status Challenge Should Be Dismissed

It didn’t take long for UPMC to ask a federal judge to toss out Mayor Ravenstahl’s lawsuit against the health giant. Just a week after the case was transferred from state to federal court, UPMC says the case should be dismissed altogether.

04/26/2013

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DA On Western Psych Gunman: Warning Signs Missed

Investigators detailed a series of warning signs that Western Psych gunman John Shick had grown dangerous which they say were ignored.

03/28/2012

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Does UPMC Really Charge Too Much?

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to UPMC’s Paul Wood about whether UPMC really does charge more then everyone else.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/12/2012

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UPMC Speaks on Battle with Highmark

As Highmark moves forward with its merger with West Penn Allegheny Health System, UPMC is fighting the marriage; KDKA-AM’s Larry Richert and John Shumway talk to UPMC’s Paul Wood about the battle with Highmark.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/11/2011