On Friday, Feb. 1, UPMC’s Heart and Vascular Institute and the American Heart Association are set to offer free heart screenings, including blood pressure, body mass index, cholesterol and blood glucose testing.
Here’s a recap of the Friday edition of the KDKA Afternoon News, in case you missed anything.
So you missed the Friday edition of the KDKA Afternoon News. No big deal, here’s a recap of the show.
KDKA Radio’s Rob Pratte talked with Joe Friedman, an attorney with Thorpe, Reed and Armstrong about the court case between Highmark and UPMC.
Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine are among several in the world studying mind-controlled limbs.
KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek speaks with Duquesne University Law School Professor and non-profit expert Nicholas Cafardi on the UPMC situation.
A number of protesters confronted senior officials of UPMC Wednesday evening at a public hearing on UPMC’s tax-exempt status.
In case you missed the Wednesday edition of the KDKA Afternoon News here are some of the highlights.
Allegheny City Council members Heather Heidelbaugh and John DeFazio speak with KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek regarding the UPMC hearing that will take place tonight at 5 p.m.
Former UPMC Employee Indicted For Spreading Disease
A UPMC employee was injured after authorities say she was knocked to the ground and allegedly beaten by a patient. The incident happened over the weekend at UPMC McKeesport on the behavioral health floor.
Charlie Batch is helping UPMC during Breast Cancer Awareness Month by taking part in the took part in the taping of the Cancer Center’s Pink Glove Dance competition entry.
State police are responding to a fatal crash in Armstrong County this morning.
The University of Pittsburgh will hire 20 new police officers immediately in an effort to ramp up security after the District Attorney’s review of March’s Western Psych shooting rampage.
Linda Ficken contracted Hepatitis C in a Kansas hospital, but last month she sued UPMC Presbyterian in Pittsburgh for gross negligence. Now two other people from Kansas have also filed suit.