West Penn Allegheny
Medical Frontiers discussed the topic of obstetrics and neonatology. It is a happy subject for people most of the time although sometimes there are some difficulties with delivering a baby. Host Dr. Gerald Pifer was joined by Dr. James Duggan whose specialty is Obstetrics and Gynecology and Dr. Nilima T. Karamchandani who specializes in neonatal-perinatal medicine and pediatrics.
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.
UPMC CEO Jeffrey Romoff told a state house panel that UPMC will not renew its contract with rival Highmark and that decision is” not negotiable.”