West Penn Allegheny Health System

Flu Cases On The RiseIt’s high season for respiratory viruses, and health officials say there's a whole lot of misery going around.
Allegheny Health System Announces Hospital LayoffsMore than 450 jobs were eliminated from the West Penn Allegheny Health System today.
Man Pleads Guilty To Stealing Over $700K From WPAHSA former manager with the West Penn Allegheny Health System has pleaded guilty to stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars that he used to gamble.
Medical Malls Gaining Popularity In Western Pa. It used to be everyone got their medical care at or near a hospital in the city. Now, medical malls are springing up all over the region to bring medical care closer to the community with convenient locations, free parking, and one-stop-shopping.
Highmark Receives Approval For West Penn TakeoverHundreds 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.
New Steps Made In Possible WPAHS, Highmark Merger There was another step forward in the plan by Highmark to take over the struggling West Penn Allegheny Health System.
Medical Frontiers: Arthroscopic SurgeryThis week's edition of Medical Frontiers focuses on Arthroscopic Hip and Shoulder Surgery.
Medical Frontiers: EpilepsyKDKA's Robert Mangino and Dr. Gerald Pifer welcomed two doctors from the West Penn Allegheny Health System to discuss epilepsy causes and treatment options.
Medical Frontiers: Esophageal DiseaseThis week's Medical Frontiers focuses on Thoracic and Esophageal Disease.
Man Accused Of Stealing $700K From WPAHS Appears In CourtA former manager with the West Penn Allegheny Health System appeared in court today.
Medical Frontiers: Skin CancerDr. Gerald Pifer and KDKA Radio's Robert Mangino hosted this week's Skin Cancer edition of Medical Frontiers.
Man Arrested After Stealing Over $700K From WPAHSA man has been arrested after allegedly stealing over $700,000 from the West Penn Allegheny Health System since 2007.