The City of Pittsburgh’s fight with UPMC over its tax-exempt status has jumped into the national spotlight.
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.
How do first responders learn to handle mass casualities? Many of them have trained at one of the top simulation centers in the world — and it’s located here in Pittsburgh.
In Pittsburgh Wednesday afternoon, Pa. State Auditor General Eugene DePasquale has a warning to UPMC and Highmark.
A federal judge has approved the withdrawal of a proposed settlement of health insurance ratepayers and insurer Highmark Inc.
A renowned UPMC doctor was poisoned with cyanide, and now the FBI is helping in the investigation.
Hundreds of West Penn Allegheny employees cheered the announcement that the Pennsylvania Insurance Department has signed off on that health system’s affiliation with Highmark, this region’s largest insurance company.
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.
A major announcement regarding the Pittsburgh Promise is expected Monday morning.
The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center has sued the city of Pittsburgh over last month’s challenge to UPMC’s nonprofit status, filed last month in state court.
Highmark has launched a new advertisement designed to rally support for its acquisition of West Penn Allegheny with a pointed attack on its rival UPMC.
The candidates for the mayor of Pittsburgh had a debate Wednesday night and Doug Saltzman talked to Robert Mangino about it.
Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl is taking on UPMC and challenging the status that allows the regional medical giant to avoid tens of millions of dollars a year in local taxes.
Are UPMC and Highmark really not-for-profit? Pittsburgh City Council is speaking out today against a state bill that would remove their power to go after big non-profits for property taxes.
Prosecutors are now charging a teenage boy who is accused of sexually assaulting a young female patient at Western Psych.